Liverpool to Chester train

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Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Chester

Showing times and prices for May 25

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Transport for Wales
06:52AM0h47
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
07:39AMChester station (CTR)
$111One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Transport for Wales
07:44AM0h49
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
08:33AMChester station (CTR)
$111One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Transport for Wales
08:49AM0h48
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
09:37AMChester station (CTR)
$111One-way
0 transfers
Mersey Rail
05:42AM0h43
James Street (LVJ)
06:25AMChester station (CTR)
$141One-way
0 transfers
Mersey Rail
06:47AM0h39
James Street (LVJ)
07:26AMChester station (CTR)
$141One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Liverpool to Chester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, May 25
Mersey Rail
05:42AM0h43
James Street (LVJ)
06:25AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Mersey Rail
06:12AM0h44
James Street (LVJ)
06:56AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Mersey Rail
06:47AM0h39
James Street (LVJ)
07:26AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
06:52AM0h47
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
07:39AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Mersey Rail
07:17AM0h39
James Street (LVJ)
07:56AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
07:44AM0h49
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
08:33AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Mersey Rail
07:48AM0h39
James Street (LVJ)
08:27AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Mersey Rail
08:17AM0h40
James Street (LVJ)
08:57AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Mersey Rail
08:47AM0h40
James Street (LVJ)
09:27AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
08:49AM0h48
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
09:37AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Mersey Rail
09:02AM0h39
James Street (LVJ)
09:41AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Mersey Rail
09:17AM0h40
James Street (LVJ)
09:57AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Mersey Rail
09:32AM0h39
James Street (LVJ)
10:11AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Liverpool to Chester

Showing times and prices for May 25

Fastest Journey

39 m

Average

42 m

Trains per day

13

Distance

25 km

Of the 13 trains that leave Liverpool for Chester every day 13 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Mersey Rail
06:47AM0h39
James Street (LVJ)
07:26AMChester station (CTR)
$141One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Mersey Rail
07:48AM0h39
James Street (LVJ)
08:27AMChester station (CTR)
$141One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Mersey Rail
09:32AM0h39
James Street (LVJ)
10:11AMChester station (CTR)
$141One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Mersey Rail
07:17AM0h39
James Street (LVJ)
07:56AMChester station (CTR)
$141One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Mersey Rail
09:02AM0h39
James Street (LVJ)
09:41AMChester station (CTR)
$141One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Liverpool to Chester

distanceDistance16 miles (25 km)
durationAverage train duration39 min
priceAverage train ticket price$10 (€9)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesMerseyrail or Transport for Wales

Trains from Liverpool to Chester cover the 16 miles (25 km) long route taking on average 39 min with our travel partners like Merseyrail or Transport for Wales. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $10 (€9), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $7 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Chester.

FAQs: Trains from Liverpool to Chester

FAQs: Travel by train from Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Chester.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Chester can start from as little as $7 (€6) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Liverpool to Chester is $10 (€9); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Liverpool and Chester is on average 39 min   for the 16 mile (25 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Chester from Liverpool by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Liverpool to Chester leaves at 6: 44 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Liverpool to Chester leaves at 11: 17 PM.
For the route from Liverpool to Chester you can take a train with Merseyrail or Transport for Wales. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Chester from Liverpool on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 17 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street, which is located around 0.4 miles (732 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Chester, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Chester from Liverpool is worth doing with a journey time of 39 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Liverpool to Chester is November.
You have options as you can travel to Chester from Liverpool 2 different ways: bus or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Liverpool and Chester

Liverpool
Chester
The major railway station for departures from Liverpool is Liverpool Lime Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Liverpool Lime Street for your journey between Liverpool and Chester.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
Public transit options for Liverpool Lime Street
Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)
Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement services depart at the Bus stop on Skelhorne Street, near the Tesco Express. L3 5GA.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Liverpool Central
Location for Rail Replacement Services: 32 Great Charlotte Street, Liverpool 1
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 1515551111
Public transit options for Liverpool South Parkway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus Stand 4, located in the main concourse area
Liverpool Lime Street, Central, James Street or MoorfieldsAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Liverpool, John Lennon Airport
Liverpool, Sandhills Station (stop A)Accessibility
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