Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) train

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Compare prices and tickets Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) by train or coach

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Overview: Train from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT)

distanceDistance25 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£16 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3)

Trains from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) cover the 25 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 1 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £16, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Chester and arrive in Altrincham.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) trains Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT)

Find the best trains between Chester station (CTR) and Altrincham station (ALT) with Omio's travel partners Northern Rail (3) from £16. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT). There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 1 h 1 min
  • Cheapest Price: £16
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 6 a day

FAQs: Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT).
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Cheap train tickets from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) is £16; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Chester station (CTR) and Altrincham station (ALT) is on average 1 h 1 min   for the 25 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) leaves at 06: 14. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) leaves at 19: 56.
Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) with Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Altrincham station (ALT) from Chester station (CTR) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 56.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Chester, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Altrincham, located 0.2 miles (318 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Altrincham station (ALT) from Chester station (CTR) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 1 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Chester station (CTR) to Altrincham station (ALT) is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Altrincham station (ALT) from Chester station (CTR) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Chester

Distance from Chester to city center
Distance from Chester to city center
1.3 miles (2.1 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the bus stop outside the station front
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from information point | Helpline Contact: 03333 211202 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A. Step free access is available to all platforms via lifts. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Altrincham

Distance from Altrincham to city center
Distance from Altrincham to city center
0.2 miles (318 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement Services will arrive and depart from Stand A at Altrincham bus station.
Metro: Metrolink tram terminus within station. GMPTE 0161 228 7811
Amenities at station
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A Station, Separate level access from bus station to Platform 1 (Metrolink trams) and from Oakfield Road car park entrance to Platform 4 (to Chester). To Platform 2 (Metrolink trams) and 3 (to Manchester) via Lifts which are available from first to last train. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible taxis: contact Customer Relations | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: No | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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