Looking to travel from London to Chester by train? You've come to the right place!
The train from London to Chester usually takes around 2h 3m but can take just 1h 57m on the fastest services, with around 15 trains running on this popular route every day. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available.
You'll be travelling with Avanti West Coast on this route. All Avanti trains come with free WiFi, power sockets, and luggage racks, as well as a bar carriage where you can buy snacks and drinks throughout your journey. If you fancy treating yourself to First Class travel during your journey, you'll enjoy wider more comfortable seating, a complimentary meal, and solo seating options.
Want to save money? Why not travel Off-Peak – tickets are usually cheaper during quieter times on weekdays and weekends. You can also get a Railcard and save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year. Use our Journey Planner to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.
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The average journey time by train between London Euston and Chester is 2 hours and 2 minutes, with around 13 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from London Euston to Chester is 1 hour and 58 minutes.
Train ticket prices from London Euston to Chester can start from as little as £21.80 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Euston to Chester without having to change trains. There are 13 direct trains from London Euston to Chester each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from London Euston to Chester leaves at 07:10. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from London Euston to Chester leaves at 19:10. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from London Euston to Chester cover a distance of around 163 miles (263 km) during the journey.
If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for London Euston to Chester is right for you.
National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.
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