Glasgow to Chester train

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Chester

Showing times and prices for Jan 29

Cheapest

38

Average

97

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Glasgow to Chester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
03:55PMGlasgow Central3h57 07:52PMChester
1 transfer
381One-way
11:35AMGlasgow Central3h21 02:56PMChester
1 transfer
1041One-way
04:38PMGlasgow Central3h23 08:01PMChester
1 transfer
1041One-way
01:35PMGlasgow Central3h22 04:57PMChester
1 transfer
1041One-way
11:55AMGlasgow Central3h55 03:50PMChester
1 transfer
1041One-way

Train schedule from Glasgow to Chester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, January 29
11:35AMGlasgow Central3h21 02:56PMChester
1 transfer
11:55AMGlasgow Central3h55 03:50PMChester
1 transfer
12:35PMGlasgow Central3h22 03:57PMChester
1 transfer
01:35PMGlasgow Central3h22 04:57PMChester
1 transfer
01:55PMGlasgow Central4h00 05:55PMChester
1 transfer
02:34PMGlasgow Central3h24 05:58PMChester
1 transfer
03:35PMGlasgow Central3h23 06:58PMChester
1 transfer
03:55PMGlasgow Central3h57 07:52PMChester
1 transfer
04:38PMGlasgow Central3h23 08:01PMChester
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Glasgow to Chester

Showing times and prices for Jan 29

Fastest Journey

3 h 21 m

Average

3 h 34 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

310 km

It's difficult to get from Glasgow to Chester without transferring at least once.

Fastest
11:35AMGlasgow Central3h21 02:56PMChester
1 transfer
1041One-way
01:35PMGlasgow Central3h22 04:57PMChester
1 transfer
1041One-way
12:35PMGlasgow Central3h22 03:57PMChester
1 transfer
1041One-way
04:38PMGlasgow Central3h23 08:01PMChester
1 transfer
1041One-way
03:35PMGlasgow Central3h23 06:58PMChester
1 transfer
1041One-way

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Chester

distanceDistance192 miles (310 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 51 min
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Glasgow to Chester cover the 192 miles (310 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 51 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Chester.

Train companies: First TransPennine Express 3 from Glasgow to Chester trains

You can travel by train from Glasgow to Chester with First TransPennine Express 3. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

First TransPennine Express 3

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First TransPennine Express 3 from Glasgow to Chester train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 3 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow to Chester

Travel Tips: Travel by train 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.
FAQs
You should expect to travel around 192 miles (310 km)  from Glasgow to Chester by train.
The train time between Glasgow and Chester is on average 4 h 51 min  for the 192 miles (310 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Glasgow to Chester by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Glasgow Central   to Chester.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Chester most often arrive at Chester and need to travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from this train station to the city center.

Take the Glasgow to Chester train with Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Glasgow to Chester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 15 trains a day from Glasgow to Chester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Glasgow to Chester train departs at 5: 32 AM   and the last train from Glasgow to Chester leaves at 8: 06 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Glasgow to Chester on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

Important Stations and Airports for this connection

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Chester
The major railway station for departures from Glasgow is Glasgow Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Glasgow Central for your journey from Glasgow to Chester.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Glasgow Central
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
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Public transit options for Glasgow Queen Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
Metro: Interchange station for SPT Subway
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Elmbank Gardens to the left of the station entrance
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Public transit options for High Street (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off in front of the station on High Street
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Public transit options for Queens Park (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road
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