How to travel from Leeds to Chester

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from Leeds to Chester

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

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

Northern Rail
Leeds station (LDS)
11:01AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Northern Rail
Leeds station (LDS)
11:01AMChester station (CTR)
0 transfers
Northern Rail
Leeds station (LDS)
11:01AMChester station (CTR)
1 transfer
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Transpennine Express
Leeds station (LDS)
11:50AMChester station (CTR)
1 transfer
Transpennine Express
Leeds station (LDS)
11:44AMChester station (CTR)
2 transfers
Transpennine Express
Leeds station (LDS)
10:50AMChester station (CTR)
1 transfer

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Travel Information from Leeds to Chester

distanceDistance69 miles (111 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range$13 - $13
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $13 (€11) • 2 h 17 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $13 (€11) • 2 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNorthern Rail (3)

Take a train to travel 69 miles (111 km) between Leeds and Chester. Northern Rail (3) is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Leeds to Chester.

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All travel companies: Train and Bus from Leeds to Chester

Travel on Northern Rail (3) and National Express travel to Chester from Leeds at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains from Leeds to 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.

    National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel company operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel between Leeds and Chester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

      FAQs: Travel from Leeds to Chester

      FAQs: Travel 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 Leeds to Chester.

      You can go from Leeds to Chester by train.

      The cheapest way to travel from Leeds to Chester is a train with an average price of $13 (€11).

      The fastest way to travel from Leeds to Chester is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 17 min.

      The distance is approximately 69 miles (111 km) from Leeds to Chester.

      The average frequency per day from Leeds to Chester is:

      • Around 25 trains per day.

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

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Leeds to Chester:

      • Most travelers catch their train from Leeds and arrive in Chester.

      Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Leeds to Chester:

      • You can travel by train from Leeds to Chester with Northern Rail (3), Transport for Wales or TransPennine Express, and you can find Northern Rail (3) Leeds to Chester tickets for $13 (€11) on Omio.

      Yes, there is a direct route available from Leeds to Chester:

      • Direct train available with Northern Rail (3) 8 direct trains per day.

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

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

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