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from Chester to Nottingham

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Travel Information between Chester and Nottingham

distanceDistance74 miles (119 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£20 - £52
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £20 • 5 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £52 • 2 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or

Travel 74 miles (119 km) by coach or train between Chester and Nottingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 18 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £20. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Chester to Nottingham.

Travel Tips

Travel from Chester to Nottingham
Travel to Nottingham 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 Nottingham.
How do you get from Chester to Nottingham?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Chester to Nottingham. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Chester to Nottingham?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Chester to Nottingham, which costs on average £20.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Nottingham:

A coach is £32 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Chester to Nottingham costing on average £52.

What is the fastest way to Nottingham from Chester?

The fastest way to get to Nottingham from Chester is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 18 min.

There are alternative travel options to Nottingham that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 5 h 20 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Chester to Nottingham?

The Chester to Nottingham distance is approximately 74 miles (119 km).

How many services a day are there from Chester to Nottingham?

The average frequency per day from Chester to Nottingham is:

  • 17 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Nottingham from Chester as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Chester? Where do I arrive in Nottingham?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Chester to Nottingham:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange) and tend to arrive in Nottingham, Bulwell Bus Station (Stop BU07).
  • Trains from Chester to Nottingham most often leave from Chester and arrive in Nottingham.
Which travel operators can get me from Chester to Nottingham?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Chester to Nottingham, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express to go to Nottingham by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Chester to Nottingham tickets on Omio for £20.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Chester to Nottingham?
Many of our customers travelling from Chester to Nottingham don't make Nottingham their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Birmingham or Manchester, either of which you could add to your Chester and Nottingham trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Nottingham to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets between Chester and Nottingham online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Chester to Nottingham, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £20 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £52 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Chester to Nottingham tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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