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Overview: Train from Chester to London

distanceDistance164 miles (265 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price£58 (€66)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Chester to London cover the 164 miles (265 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 25 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £32, but the average price of train tickets is £58. Travellers depart most frequently from Chester and arrive in London Victoria.

Trains from Chester to London

Trains from Chester to London depart every day, with around two services per hour during peak hours (and sometimes more). The journey time varies depending on which train you catch, but should be no longer than 2 hours 10 minutes.

Which train companies go from Chester to London?

Trains between Chester and London are all provided by Virgin Trains, on the mainline between London and Manchester.

How long is the train from Chester to London?

All trains travel directly from Chester to London, and the journey time in the vast majority of cases is just over 2 hours.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Chester to London?

The first train from Chester to London departs at 4:55 am, although a change is needed at Crewe. The first direct service leaves at 6:26 am, and the last direct train returns to Chester at 7:35 pm. Again, there are later options, but these require a single change.

What facilities are available on trains from Chester to London?

When you board trains from Chester to London, you will be able to purchase food and drink from Virgin's dining car. You can access movies and TV via the BEAM entertainment service, use the train's wi-fi facility, use plenty of luggage space and book quiet cars as well. Bikes can be carried, but need to be booked in advance.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Chester to London?

Departure Station: Chester station is in the Newtown district of the city, around 800 metres northeast of the historic centre. The number 40 bus runs to the doorway of the departure hall. Bike racks at the station have been expanded in recent years as well, while there is a 279 space NCP car park on-site if you are driving.

Arrival Station: One of London's major rail terminals, Euston is just north of the city centre, at the end of Tottenham Court Road. Catch buses like the 73 into the West End or hop on the Northern or Victoria Lines to major city centre attractions.

Travel Tips: Trains from Chester to London

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train to London from Chester?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to London from Chester for as little as £32  in the next 7 days.

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

If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Chester to London train prices are on average £58  one way.

What is the distance by train from Chester to London?

The Chester to London train distance is approximately 164 miles (265 km).

How many hours does it take from Chester to London by train?

While the time it takes to travel 164 miles (265 km) to London from Chester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Chester to London is on average 2 h 25 min.

Which train station in Chester goes to London? Which train station do I come into London from Chester?

Omio customers book a train from Chester   to London Victoria   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Chester? Where is the train station in London?

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 London most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train companies can get me from Chester to London?

For the best Chester to London train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Chester to London to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many trains are there from Chester to London a day?

On average, there are 16 trains a day from Chester to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Chester to London? When is the last train from Chester to London?

If you prefer early morning trains from Chester to London, the first train leaves at 08: 35. If you prefer late night trains from Chester to London, the last train of the day leaves at 11: 35. Omio shows you the latest train from Chester to London times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Chester to London to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets from Chester to London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £58 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Chester to London a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Chester
London
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 to London from Chester.