The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Chester to London will cost around £ 98 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 98.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Chester to London without changing at least 1 times.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
2 hours 16 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£55|
|Trains depart from:||Chester|
|Trains arrive in:||London|
|Train Companies:||Virgin Trains|
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.
Trains between Chester and London are all provided by Virgin Trains, on the mainline between London and Manchester.
All trains travel directly from Chester to London, and the journey time in the vast majority of cases is just over 2 hours.
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.
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.
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.