Duration 2h 54m
Distance 70.2 miles
Average price £45
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Brierfield and Chester takes 2h 54m and the fastest train takes 2h 19m. There is a train service every few hours from Brierfield 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. Brierfield
  2. Preston
  3. Warrington Bank Quay
  4. Chester
2h 32m
£23 - £60

Brierfield to Chester train times

Trains run hourly between Brierfield and Chester. The earliest departure is at 10:19 in the morning, and the last departure from Brierfield is at 23:19 which arrives into Chester at 07:10. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Brierfield 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 Brierfield to Chester. However, there are services departing from Brierfield and arriving at Chester via Preston and Warrington Bank Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 32m.

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The distance between Brierfield and Chester is 52 miles. The road distance is 70.2 miles.

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Brierfield to Chester train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Brierfield station.

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Brierfield to Chester train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Chester station.

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