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Tucked in the north of the city of Chester, Bache train station serves the wider Bache area with Merseyrail services to the city and northbound to other destinations. The first stop along the Wirral Line for services leaving the city, Bache is one of only four unstaffed rail stations in the Merseyrail network. Many passengers alight at Bache for the Countess of Chester Hospital and Chester Zoo, which are served by frequent bus connections.

During the week, trains depart Bache train station every 15 minutes south towards Chester and north towards Liverpool via Hooton, Rock Ferry, and Birkenhead Central. During the evening and on Sundays, this service becomes half-hourly. As the station is unstaffed, passengers may purchase tickets from self-service ticket machines. Both platforms have waiting shelters with seating, departure and arrival screens, and step-free access. Although, step-free interchange from platform 1 to platform 2 isn't available without first exiting the station.

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Bache station.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
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Chester train station is fully compliant with DDA requirements.

Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday 05:48 - 00:37
Sunday 07:48 - 00:37
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorMerseyrail
Car parking spaces61
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces30
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Car Park and Approach Ramp on the Chester Bound Platform
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Step-free accessPart of station
Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

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Departures and arrivals from Bache

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Bache station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to ChesterMerseyrail09:312On time
to ChesterMerseyrail09:541On time
to ChesterMerseyrail10:01Scheduled
to ChesterMerseyrail10:241On time
to ChesterMerseyrail10:312On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from ChesterMerseyrail09:312On time
from ChesterMerseyrail09:541On time
from ChesterMerseyrail10:01Scheduled
from ChesterMerseyrail10:241On time
from ChesterMerseyrail10:312On time
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