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Popular Train Routes to Chester

London Euston to Chester - 1h 58 mins

Manchester Piccadilly to Chester - 1h 3 mins

Crewe to Chester - 20 mins

Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester - 1h 3 mins

Travelling to Chester by Train

Close to the border with Wales and not too far off from Liverpool, Chester is one of those cities where you're steeped in the historic atmosphere from the second you step off the train. And since you can get the Liverpool to Chester train and be in this walled city in just 40 minutes, what's stopping you from exploring? Home to amazing museums full of Roman treasures - and of course we've got great deals for Chester Zoo as part of our 2FOR1 offers - it's a must-see if you're touring the North West.

How long does it take to get to Chester from London?

The train from London to Chester puts you into Chester station in just over two hours, and there's a departure from Euston every hour. Easy to plan around, right? For all the details, including the timings of the very first train to our evening service, check out the London Euston to Chester timetable for the most accurate information.