Chester to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Chester to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

18

Average

22

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Transport for Wales
08:30AMChester2h04 10:34AMBirmingham
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181One-way
Transport for Wales
03:22AMChester1h57 05:19AMBirmingham
0 transfers
191One-way
Transport for Wales
04:32AMChester2h01 06:33AMBirmingham
0 transfers
191One-way
Transport for Wales
03:23PMChester2h12 05:35PMBirmingham
0 transfers
281One-way
Transport for Wales
09:21AMChester2h13 11:34AMBirmingham
0 transfers
281One-way

Train schedule from Chester to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, September 27
Transport for Wales
03:22AMChester1h57 05:19AMBirmingham
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Transport for Wales
04:32AMChester2h01 06:33AMBirmingham
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Transport for Wales
08:30AMChester2h04 10:34AMBirmingham
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
09:21AMChester2h13 11:34AMBirmingham
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
03:23PMChester2h12 05:35PMBirmingham
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Fastest train times from Chester to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

1 h 57 m

Average

2 h 5 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

103 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Chester for Birmingham every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transport for Wales
03:22AMChester1h57 05:19AMBirmingham
0 transfers
191One-way
Transport for Wales
04:32AMChester2h01 06:33AMBirmingham
0 transfers
191One-way
Transport for Wales
08:30AMChester2h04 10:34AMBirmingham
0 transfers
181One-way
Transport for Wales
03:23PMChester2h12 05:35PMBirmingham
0 transfers
281One-way
Transport for Wales
09:21AMChester2h13 11:34AMBirmingham
0 transfers
281One-way

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Overview: Train from Chester to Birmingham

distanceDistance64 miles (103 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price$16 (€15)
frequencyTrain frequency39 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Chester to Birmingham cover the 64 miles (103 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 58 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 39 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $15 (€14), but the average price of train tickets is $16 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Chester and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Chester to Birmingham trains

You can travel by train from Chester to Birmingham with CrossCountry for as low as $15 (€14). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Chester to Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find cheap tickets for CrossCountry trains from Chester to Birmingham on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Chester to Birmingham train schedule from CrossCountry, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 64 miles (103 km) trip to Birmingham from Chester, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Chester to Birmingham in the Omio app, you can check to see if the CrossCountry trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the CrossCountry train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Birmingham from Chester and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between Chester and Birmingham with CrossCountry!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Chester to Birmingham

    Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Birmingham.
    FAQs
    Train tickets between Chester and Birmingham for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $15 (€14)  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Chester to Birmingham train to cost on average $16 (€15)  one way.
    The distance between Chester and Birmingham by train is approximately 64 miles (103 km).
    On average the Chester to Birmingham train time is 1 h 58 min  covering the 64 miles (103 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Chester   and arriving in Birmingham New Street.

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Chester, is located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the city center of Chester.

    The most popular arrival train station, Birmingham New Street, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center of Birmingham.

    If you're looking for trains from Chester to Birmingham, you can rely on Transport for Wales, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast to get you to Birmingham. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Chester to Birmingham journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 6 direct trains per day from Chester to Birmingham, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Transport for Wales  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    On average, there are 39 trains a day from Chester to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train departing from Chester to Birmingham leaves at 4: 32 AM. The last train departing from Chester to Birmingham leaves at 7: 27 PM. You can find the latest Chester to Birmingham train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    If you buy the Chester to Birmingham train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $16 (€15). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Chester and Birmingham. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Chester
    Birmingham
    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 journey to Birmingham from Chester.
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    Phone Number
    +44 3450507080
    Public transit options for Chester
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the bus stop outside the station front

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