Chester to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Chester to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Cheapest

£16

Average

£27

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Transport for Wales
08:30Chester2h04 10:34Birmingham
0 changes
£161One-way
Transport for Wales
15:23Chester2h12 17:35Birmingham
0 changes
£241One-way
Transport for Wales
09:21Chester2h13 11:34Birmingham
0 changes
£331One-way
Transport for Wales
10:36Chester1h57 12:33Birmingham
0 changes
£341One-way

Train schedule Chester to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 9 August
Transport for Wales
08:30Chester2h04 10:34Birmingham
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Transport for Wales
09:21Chester2h13 11:34Birmingham
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Transport for Wales
10:36Chester1h57 12:33Birmingham
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Transport for Wales
15:23Chester2h12 17:35Birmingham
0 changes

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Fastest train times from Chester to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 57 m

Average

2 h 6 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

103 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Chester for Birmingham every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transport for Wales
10:36Chester1h57 12:33Birmingham
0 changes
£341One-way
Transport for Wales
08:30Chester2h04 10:34Birmingham
0 changes
£161One-way
Transport for Wales
15:23Chester2h12 17:35Birmingham
0 changes
£241One-way
Transport for Wales
09:21Chester2h13 11:34Birmingham
0 changes
£331One-way

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Overview: Train from Chester to Birmingham

distanceDistance64 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£18 (€21)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Chester to Birmingham cover the 64 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 58 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £18, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Chester and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Chester to Birmingham

Find the best trains between Chester and Birmingham with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £16. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

CrossCountry

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Are you making plans to travel from Chester to Birmingham? Why not take a train with CrossCountry? Omio can show you current CrossCountry train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Chester to Birmingham trains all in one place. On the CrossCountry train, you can expect to travel 64 miles (103 km) to Birmingham from Chester. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Chester to Birmingham, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way CrossCountry train from Chester to Birmingham, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Chester to Birmingham

    Travel by train to Birmingham 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 to Birmingham.
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    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Chester to Birmingham for as low as £16  for the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Chester to Birmingham train prices are on average £18  one way.
    The train distance from Chester to Birmingham is around 64 miles.
    While the time it takes to travel 64 miles to Birmingham from Chester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Chester to Birmingham is on average 1 h 58 min.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Chester   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Chester and travel around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the train station to the city centre in Birmingham.

    For the route from Chester to Birmingham you can take a train with Transport for Wales, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Birmingham from Chester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    The earliest train for this trip departs from Chester at 05: 20. The last train leaves from Chester at 19: 27. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Chester to Birmingham and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    If you purchase Chester to Birmingham train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £18. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Birmingham from Chester. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Chester
    Birmingham
    The major railway station for departures from Chester is Chester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Chester for your trip from Chester to Birmingham.
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    Phone Number
    +44 3450507080
    Public transport options for Chester
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the bus stop outside the station front

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