Duration 3h 57m
Distance 69.7 miles
Average price £74
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chester and Barmouth takes 3h 57m and the fastest train takes 3h 16m. The train service runs several times per day from Chester to Barmouth. 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 • 5h 14m

  1. Chester
  2. Shrewsbury
  3. Machynlleth
  4. Barmouth
5h 14m
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£60 - £86

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Want to know about travelling from Chester to Barmouth? 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 Chester to Barmouth. However, there are services departing from Chester and arriving at Barmouth via Shrewsbury and Machynlleth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 14m.

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The distance between Chester and Barmouth is 59 miles. The road distance is 69.7 miles.

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Chester to Barmouth train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Chester station.

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Chester to Barmouth train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Barmouth station.

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You can take a train from Chester to Barmouth via Shrewsbury and Machynlleth in around 5h 14m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
£25 - £40

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