How to travel from Chester to Liverpool

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Travel Information between Chester and Liverpool

distanceDistance16 miles (25 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$5 - $19
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $5 (€4) • 39 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $5 (€4) • 39 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMerseyrail

Take a train or bus to travel 16 miles (25 km) from Chester to Liverpool. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Merseyrail among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Chester to Liverpool.

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from Chester to Liverpool

How to get from Chester to Liverpool by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Chester to Liverpool is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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All travel companies: Train from Chester to Liverpool

You can travel by train for as low as $5 (€4). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains to Liverpool from Chester. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

Chester to Liverpool travel information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 2 h 45 min
  • Cheapest Price: $19
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Travel from Chester to Liverpool

FAQs: Travel to Liverpool 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 Liverpool.

There are 2 travel options to Liverpool from Chester. You can take a train or bus.

The cheapest way to go to Liverpool from Chester is by taking a train, which costs on average $5 (€4).

This is compared to other ways of getting from Chester to Liverpool:

A train is $14 (€12) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Chester to Liverpool costing on average $19 (€16).

The fastest way to get to Liverpool from Chester is by train with an average travel time of 39 min.

Other travel options to Liverpool take longer:

Getting to Liverpool by bus takes 2 h 1 min on average.

The Chester to Liverpool distance is around 16 miles (25 km).

The average frequency per day from Chester to Liverpool is:

  • 4 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Chester to Liverpool:

  • Buses mostly depart from Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange) and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
  • Trains from Chester to Liverpool most often leave from Chester and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Chester to Liverpool:

  • You can take a train from Chester to Liverpool with Merseyrail, Transport for Wales or Northern Rail (3). Cheap tickets can be found for $5 (€4) with Transport for Wales from Chester to Liverpool.

Yes, there are direct services available from Chester to Liverpool with the following travel companies:

  • Direct services by train with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Liverpool as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Liverpool from Chester.

Looking to extend your trip from Chester to Liverpool? Many Omio customers who go from Chester to Liverpool usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester, Edinburgh, Birmingham or Glasgow. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester, Edinburgh, Birmingham or Glasgow from Liverpool, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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