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Overview: Train from Chester to Birmingham

distanceDistance64 miles (103 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£24 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesArriva Trains Wales, West Midlands Railway or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Chester to Birmingham cover the 64 miles (103 km) long route taking on average 1 h 58 min with our travel partners like Arriva Trains Wales, West Midlands Railway or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £14, but the average price of train tickets is £24. Travellers depart most frequently from Chester and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Travel Tips: Trains from Chester to Birmingham

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FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets to Birmingham from Chester cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Chester to Birmingham for as little as £14  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Chester to Birmingham on average?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Chester to Birmingham is £24  one way.

How many miles is it from Chester to Birmingham by train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Chester to Birmingham via train to be approximately 64 miles (103 km).

How long does it take from Chester to Birmingham by train?

On average the Chester to Birmingham train time is 1 h 58 min  covering the 64 miles (103 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Chester and arrival train station in Birmingham?

Omio customers book a train from Chester   to Birmingham New Street   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Chester to go to Birmingham? Where is the train station in Birmingham located?

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

Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 0.2 miles (399 m) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train companies should I travel with from Chester to Birmingham?

Take the Chester to Birmingham train with Arriva Trains Wales, West Midlands Railway or Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Chester and Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains are there between Chester and Birmingham a day?

The average number of trains departing Chester for Birmingham is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

How early should I purchase Chester to Birmingham train tickets to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Chester to Birmingham is on average £24 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Chester and Birmingham available a few months in advance.

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 between Chester and Birmingham.