The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Liverpool to Chester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 51 m
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Of the 43 buses that leave Liverpool for Chester every day 41 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||16 miles (25 km)|
|Average bus ticket price||$5 (€4)|
|Bus frequency||39 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 37 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||National Express or FlixBus|
Buses from Liverpool to Chester cover the 16 miles (25 km) long route taking on average 2 h 38 min with our travel partners like National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there are 39 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $1 (€1), but the average price of bus tickets is $5 (€4). Travelers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange).
Travel between Liverpool and Chester on FlixBus and National Express buses with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
FlixBus from Liverpool to Chester bus information:
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus between Liverpool and Chester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
Just 30 miles apart, Liverpool and Chester are within easy reach thanks to National Express coaches. With two direct departures per day, passengers can travel under the River Mersey, arriving at Chester Gorse Stacks in as little as 40 minutes. Services continue throughout the week, with an extra journey on a Sunday. Passengers can choose from an early morning service or a very late evening service, departing Liverpool One at shortly before midnight.
As the leading provider of bus travel across the UK, National Express is the only company offering buses from Liverpool to Chester. Across their fleet, National Express offers comfortable seating, with personal air conditioning controls and spacious legroom for every passenger. Travellers can also make use of their free WiFi and power sockets to surf while they travel.
The bus journey from Liverpool to Chester is a short one, taking just 40 minutes in most cases. The late-evening departure has a journey time of five minutes more, but all departures complete the route in well under one hour.
Monday to Saturday, passengers can expect to choose from two direct departures. The first leaves early in the morning, with the last leaving shortly before midnight. On a Sunday, National Express adds an extra journey to their schedule that leaves at around 1:00 p.m. All services are direct and require no changes along the route.
Departure bus station: Buses depart from Liverpool One, Canning Street bus stop. Located in the heart of the shopping centre, surrounded by high-end stores, the stop is a 15-minute walk from Liverpool Lime Street for rail travel from across the UK or 10 minutes from Liverpool Central for more localised routes. While the stop itself is limited, passengers are surrounded by numerous cafes, restaurants and shops to purchase anything they may need while travelling.
Arrival bus station: Buses from Liverpool to Chester terminate at Chester Gorse Stacks, also known as Gorse Stacks Interchange. Local bus routes serve the Interchange, or passengers can walk to the train station, just 10 minutes away, to organise onward travel.
There are a few bus stations in Liverpool to start your journey from including Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool, University. In Chester you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange), Chester and Chester, Railway Station.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange).
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Liverpool Lime Street, is located 0.4 miles (692 m) from the city center of Liverpool.
The most popular arrival bus station, Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange), is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center of Chester.
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