How to get from Glasgow to Chester

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Travel Information to Chester from Glasgow

distanceDistance192 miles (310 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £111 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, easyJet or Avanti West Coast

Travel 192 miles (310 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train to Chester from Glasgow. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Chester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Glasgow to Chester

Travel to Chester 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 Glasgow to Chester.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Glasgow and Chester. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Glasgow to Chester, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Chester:

A ferry is about £52 less than a coach, which costs on average £52 for this trip.

A ferry is generally £111 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £111 from Glasgow to Chester.

A ferry is generally £60 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £60 from Glasgow to Chester.

The quickest way to travel to Chester from Glasgow is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 5 h 1 min   of travel time.

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In comparison, getting to Chester by train can take on average 3 h 15 min.

The distance between Glasgow and Chester is around 192 miles (310 km).

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Chester is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • 27 flights a day.
  • 14 trains per day.

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

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange).
  • Trains mostly leave from Glasgow Central and tend to arrive in Chester.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Chester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Glasgow to Chester tickets on Omio for £52.
  • EasyJet can take you to Chester by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for easyJet from Glasgow to Chester for £111.
  • Travel with Avanti West Coast for trains to Chester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Avanti West Coast Glasgow to Chester tickets on Omio for £60.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Glasgow to Chester often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Liverpool. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Glasgow and Chester itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Chester and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is £52 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is on average £111 one way.
  • The price of a ferry ticket for this trip is £1 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is £60 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Glasgow to Chester 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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