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Duration 5h 11m
Distance 155.4 miles
Average price £122
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Ayr and Chester-le-Street takes 5h 11m and the fastest train takes 4h 5m. The train service runs several times per day from Ayr 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

  1. Ayr
  2. Glasgow Central
  3. Chester-le-Street
5h 45m
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£34 - £336

Ayr to Chester-le-Street train times

Trains run every four hours between Ayr and Chester-le-Street. The service departs Ayr at 23:00 at night, which arrives into Chester-le-Street at 08:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Ayr to Chester-le-Street? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Ayr to Chester-le-Street. However, there are services departing from Ayr and arriving at Chester-le-Street via Glasgow Central and Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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The distance between Ayr and Chester-le-Street is 129 miles. The road distance is 155.4 miles.

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Ayr to Chester-le-Street train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Ayr station.

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Ayr to Chester-le-Street train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Newcastle station.

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There are 852+ hotels available in Chester-le-Street. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Ayr and Chester-le-Street?

You can take a train from Ayr to Chester-le-Street via Glasgow Central and Newcastle in around 5h 45m.
Train operators
ScotRail
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £26
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ayr to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £26
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£20 - £26
Train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£35 - £110
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £110

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