Duration 3h 1m
Distance 231.3 miles
Average price £150
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chester and Chatham takes 3h 1m and the fastest train takes 2h 59m. There is a train service every few hours from Chester to Chatham. 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. Chester
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Chatham
3h 10m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£83 - £264

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No, there is no direct train from Chester to Chatham. However, there are services departing from Chester and arriving at Chatham via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 10m.

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The distance between Chester and Chatham is 192 miles. The road distance is 231.3 miles.

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Chester to Chatham train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Chester station.

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Chester to Chatham train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Chatham station.

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There are 520+ hotels available in Chatham. Prices start at £75 per night.

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