Chester to Liverpool train

Sat, 22 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Chester to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 22 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Chester to Liverpool is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Transport for Wales
06:440h48
Chester station (CTR)
07:32Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£81One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Transport for Wales
05:420h52
Chester station (CTR)
06:34Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£81One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Transport for Wales
07:430h51
Chester station (CTR)
08:34Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£81One-way
0 changes
Mersey Rail
07:300h39
Chester station (CTR)
08:09James Street (LVJ)
£101One-way
0 changes
Mersey Rail
06:300h39
Chester station (CTR)
07:09James Street (LVJ)
£101One-way
0 changes

Train timetableChester to Liverpool

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 22 June
Northern Rail
04:551h27
Chester station (CTR)
06:22Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change
Transport for Wales
05:420h52
Chester station (CTR)
06:34Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Mersey Rail
05:560h43
Chester station (CTR)
06:39James Street (LVJ)
0 changes
Mersey Rail
06:300h39
Chester station (CTR)
07:09James Street (LVJ)
0 changes
Transport for Wales
06:440h48
Chester station (CTR)
07:32Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Mersey Rail
07:000h39
Chester station (CTR)
07:39James Street (LVJ)
0 changes
Mersey Rail
07:300h39
Chester station (CTR)
08:09James Street (LVJ)
0 changes
Transport for Wales
07:430h51
Chester station (CTR)
08:34Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Mersey Rail
08:000h39
Chester station (CTR)
08:39James Street (LVJ)
0 changes

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Train times from Chester to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 22 Jun

Fastest Journey

39 m

Average

48 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

25 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Chester for Liverpool every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Mersey Rail
07:300h39
Chester station (CTR)
08:09James Street (LVJ)
£101One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Mersey Rail
06:300h39
Chester station (CTR)
07:09James Street (LVJ)
£101One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Mersey Rail
08:000h39
Chester station (CTR)
08:39James Street (LVJ)
£101One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Mersey Rail
07:000h39
Chester station (CTR)
07:39James Street (LVJ)
£101One-way
0 changes
Mersey Rail
05:560h43
Chester station (CTR)
06:39James Street (LVJ)
£101One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Chester to Liverpool

distanceDistance16 miles
durationAverage train duration39 min
priceAverage train ticket price£8 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersMerseyrail, Transport for Wales or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Chester to Liverpool cover the 16 miles long journey taking on average 39 min with our travel partners like Merseyrail, Transport for Wales or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £8, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Chester and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Trains from Chester to Liverpool: Journey Details

Train services from Chester to Liverpool are frequent and operate seven days a week. Running from early mornings until late in the evening, there are up to four trains per hour during peak travel times. On Sundays, the frequency of services changes to two trains per hour. The main operator of trains from Chester to Liverpool is Merseyrail, with the majority of services being direct. Average journey time is approximately 45 minutes.

Taking the Train from Chester

Managed by Arriva Trains Wales, Chester railway station is located in City Road, near to the city centre. A Rail-Link bus service operates from Monday to Saturday. connecting the station to the city centre. There are also a number of local bus routes, operated by Arriva and First Group, with stops in close proximity. Additionally, the railway station boasts a taxi rank which is located directly outside the main entrance.

Getting into Liverpool by Train

Liverpool is a city with a proud cultural heritage. Famous as the home of The Beatles, the city also boasts the largest selection of museums and art galleries outside of London. Liverpool Waterfront has undergone extensive redevelopment in recent years and now features a wealth of great bars and restaurants. Trains from Chester to Liverpool stop at both Liverpool Lime Street and Liverpool Central. Lime Street is Liverpool's largest railway station and is situated close to the city centre. The city's main bus station, Roe Street, is just a five-minute walk away. There are also a number of local bus routes, operated by Arriva and Stagecoach, with stops in Lime Street itself. There are two taxi ranks at Liverpool Lime Street station, located at the Skelhorne Street and Lord Nelson Street entrances.

FAQs: Chester to Liverpool train

FAQs: Travel by train from Chester to Liverpool 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 Liverpool.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Chester to Liverpool can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Chester to Liverpool is £8; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Chester to Liverpool is 39 min   to travel the 16 mile long journey, with around there are 4 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Chester to Liverpool leaves at 04: 42. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Chester to Liverpool leaves at 23: 00.
There are 4 trains a day from Chester to Liverpool which require at least one change with Merseyrail, Transport for Wales or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Chester to Liverpool, you can count on Merseyrail, Transport for Wales or Northern Rail (3) for the best way to get you to Liverpool. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Chester and Liverpool and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 00.

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 Liverpool Lime Street, located 0.4 miles (732 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Liverpool from Chester is worth doing with a journey time of 39 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Chester to Liverpool by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Chester and Liverpool including taking a train or coach.

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