How to travel from Chester to Liverpool

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Travel Information to Liverpool from Chester

distanceDistance16 miles (25 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$9 - $11
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $9 (€8) • 38 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $9 (€8) • 38 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMersey Rail or Transport for Wales

Travel 16 miles (25 km) by bus or train between Chester and Liverpool. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 38 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $9 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Mersey Rail or Transport for Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Chester to Liverpool.

Travel Tips: Travel from Chester to Liverpool

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 from Chester to Liverpool: bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Liverpool from Chester is by taking a train, which costs on average $9 (€8).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Liverpool:

Taking a train is about $2 (€2) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $11 (€10) for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Liverpool from Chester is by train with an average travel time of 38 min.

Other travel options to Liverpool can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Liverpool by bus can take on average 1 h 24 min.

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

The average frequency per day from Chester to Liverpool is:

  • 10 trains a day.

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

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

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

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Chester to Liverpool, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Mersey Rail to go to Liverpool by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Mersey Rail Chester to Liverpool tickets on Omio for $11 (€10).
  • Travel with Transport for Wales to go to Liverpool by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Transport for Wales Chester to Liverpool tickets on Omio for $9 (€8).

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

  • You can travel directly by train with Transport for Wales or Mersey Rail with 10 direct trains per day.

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.

Many of our customers traveling from Chester to Liverpool don't make Liverpool their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Liverpool are London, Manchester or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Liverpool to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Chester to Liverpool, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $11 (€10) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $9 (€8) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Chester to Liverpool online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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