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Chester to Birmingham New Street

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  1. on time
    Chester
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Chester
    Platform 7 estimated
    04:55
    Chester
    Platform 7 estimated
    05:18
    Crewe
    Platform 9 estimated
    05:38
    Crewe
    Platform 7 estimated
    06:22
    Tamworth
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:31
    Tamworth
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:49
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 10A estimated
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 10A estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Chester
    Platform 7 estimated
    04:55
    Chester
    Platform 7 estimated
    05:18
    Crewe
    Platform 9 estimated
    05:46
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    06:58
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  4. on time
    Chester
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:51
    Chester
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:14
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    06:51
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    07:51
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2B estimated
    Birmingham New Street
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    1 change
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  5. on time
    Chester
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:17
    Chester
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:11
    Shrewsbury
    Platform 4B estimated
    07:32
    Shrewsbury
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:32
    Birmingham New Street
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    on time
    Birmingham New Street
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    1 change
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  6. Chester
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:39
    Chester
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:04
    Crewe
    Platform 9 estimated
    07:20
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:38
    Stafford
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:51
    Stafford
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:26
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1A estimated
    Birmingham New Street
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    2 changes
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  7. Chester
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:39
    Chester
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:04
    Crewe
    Platform 9 estimated
    07:51
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    08:50
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4B estimated
    Birmingham New Street
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    1 change
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  8. on time
    Chester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  9. Chester
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:54
    Chester
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:19
    Crewe
    Platform 9 estimated
    08:53
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:51
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4B estimated
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4B estimated
    1 change
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  10. Chester
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:20
    Chester
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:13
    Shrewsbury
    Platform 4B estimated
    09:31
    Shrewsbury
    Platform 5 estimated
    10:32
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Chester to Birmingham New Street

  • Train Fares from: £8.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Chester to Birmingham New Street by train?

    The average journey time between Chester and Birmingham New Street is . On an average weekday, there are 10 trains travelling from Chester to Birmingham New Street. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Chester to Birmingham New Street by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Chester to Birmingham New Street cost?

    Train tickets from Chester to Birmingham New Street can start from as little as £8.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Chester to Birmingham New Street?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Chester to Birmingham New Street without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Chester to Birmingham New Street.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Chester and Birmingham New Street?

    The distance between Chester and Birmingham New Street is 64 miles.

    Distance: 64 miles
  • What time is the first train from Chester to Birmingham New Street?

    The first train from Chester to Birmingham New Street departs at .

    What time is the last train from Chester to Birmingham New Street?

    The last train from Chester to Birmingham New Street departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Chester to Birmingham New Street timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Chester to Birmingham New Street for Saturday 17th Apr 2021. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
04:2205:581h 36m, direct
04:5506:491h 54m, 2 changes
04:5506:582h 3m, 1 change
05:5107:512h 0m, 1 change
06:1708:322h 15m, 1 change
06:3908:261h 47m, 2 changes
06:3908:502h 11m, 1 change
07:3009:352h 5m, direct
07:5409:511h 57m, 1 change
08:2010:322h 12m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Birmingham New Street to Chester.

How to find cheap train tickets from Chester to Birmingham New Street

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
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