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Duration 4h 44m
Distance 322.5 miles
Average price £173
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Ashford and Chester-le-Street takes 4h 44m and the fastest train takes 3h 38m. The train service runs several times per day from Ashford to Chester-le-Street. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via York

  1. Ashford International
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. York
  4. Chester-le-Street
4h 37m
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£72 - £291

Ashford to Chester-le-Street train times

Trains run every three hours between Ashford and Chester-le-Street. The earliest departure is at 09:16 in the morning, and the last departure from Ashford is at 20:43 which arrives into Chester-le-Street at 08:05. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 44m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Ashford to Chester-le-Street. However, there are services departing from Ashford International and arriving at Chester-le-Street via London Kings Cross and York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 37m.

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The distance between Ashford and Chester-le-Street is 278 miles. The road distance is 322.5 miles.

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Ashford to Chester-le-Street train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Ashford International station.

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Ashford to Chester-le-Street train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Chester-le-Street station.

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There are 850+ hotels available in Chester-le-Street. Prices start at £75 per night.

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