Duration 2h 13m
Distance 170.5 miles
Average price £75
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Berkhamsted and Chester takes 2h 13m and the fastest train takes 1h 57m. There is a train service every few hours from Berkhamsted to Chester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Berkhamsted
  2. Milton Keynes Central
  3. Chester
2h 43m
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£62 - £110

Berkhamsted to Chester train times

Trains run every two hours between Berkhamsted and Chester. The service departs Berkhamsted at 19:58 in the evening, which arrives into Chester at 22:11. All services require a transfer at Milton Keynes Central and take an average of 2h 13m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Berkhamsted to Chester? 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.

No, there is no direct train from Berkhamsted to Chester. However, there are services departing from Berkhamsted and arriving at Chester via Milton Keynes Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 43m.

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The distance between Berkhamsted and Chester is 140 miles. The road distance is 170.5 miles.

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Berkhamsted to Chester train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Berkhamsted station.

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Berkhamsted to Chester train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Chester station.

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You can take a train from Berkhamsted to Chester via Milton Keynes Central in around 2h 43m.
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £280

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