Train times from London Euston to Chester

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Trains departing after 07:34, Sun 19 Aug Next trains from London Euston to Chester
Trains departing after 07:34, Sun 19 Aug
07:34
6h 47m 3 changes
London Euston Chiltern Railways + 1 other towards Chester
London Euston towards London Marylebone
5h 47m 3 changes
3 changes Chiltern Railways + 1 other
13:21 08:05
Chester
London Marylebone
08:15
London Marylebone Chiltern Railways towards Birmingham Moor Street
10:37
Birmingham Moor Street
11:05
Birmingham New Street Arriva Trains Wales towards Chester
13:21
Chester
08:00
5h 21m 3 changes
London Euston London Midland + 1 other towards Chester
London Euston towards London Paddington
5h 21m 3 changes
3 changes London Midland + 1 other
13:21 08:18
Chester
London Paddington
08:33
London Paddington towards Reading
09:01
Reading
09:12
Reading London Midland towards Birmingham International
10:38
Birmingham International
10:48
Birmingham International Arriva Trains Wales towards Chester
13:21
Chester
08:29
5h 21m 4 changes
London Euston Virgin Trains + 2 others towards Chester
London Euston towards London Marylebone
5h 21m 4 changes
4 changes + 2 others
13:50 09:00
Chester
London Marylebone
09:10
London Marylebone Chiltern Railways towards Birmingham Moor Street
10:59
Birmingham Moor Street
11:42
Birmingham New Street Virgin Trains towards Crewe
12:37
Crewe
08:35
5h 15m 4 changes
London Euston East Midlands Trains + 1 other towards Chester
London Euston towards London St Pancras International
5h 15m 4 changes
4 changes East Midlands Trains + 1 other
13:50 08:45
Chester
London St Pancras International
09:00
London St Pancras International East Midlands Trains towards Kettering
10:15
Kettering
11:26
Rugby towards Crewe
12:32
Crewe
08:59
6h 31m 4 changes
London Euston Chiltern Railways + 1 other towards Chester
London Euston towards London Marylebone
5h 31m 4 changes
4 changes Chiltern Railways + 1 other
14:30 09:30
Chester
London Marylebone
09:40
London Marylebone Chiltern Railways towards Birmingham Moor Street
11:33
Birmingham Moor Street
12:20
Birmingham New Street towards Crewe
13:07
Crewe

London to Chester: the journey lowdown

Travelling across the UK comes with its fair share of quandaries, so we put together this fun fact sheet to give you all the info you need to know about trains from London to Chester.

Our trains run from London Euston to Chester station frequently, so you’ve got plenty of options when booking your tickets. If you want to make a saving on them, book in advance and make sure you travel during Off-Peak times.

Average journey time from London Euston to Chester:
2hr 1m

How long does it take to travel from London to Chester by train?

It takes approx. 2hr 1m to get the train from London to Chester. Your journey will be over in a jiffy thanks to our free onboard entertainment service, where you’ll find classic and new movies, TV box sets, magazines, and games. If you’re travelling during public holidays or weekends, it may take a little longer.

Can you travel from London to Chester direct by train?

Yes you can! All our trains go direct, starting from London Euston and ending at Chester.

What time is the first train from London to Chester

The first train leaves London Euston at 07:10. Avoid a foggy-headed early morning ticket rush and book yours in advance.

What time is the last train from Chester to London

You can catch the last train back to Chester at 20:10.

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