Duration 1h 43m
Distance 49.5 miles
Average price £45
Frequency 23/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chester and Chorley takes 1h 43m and the fastest train takes 1h 13m. There is a train service every few hours from Chester to Chorley. 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. Warrington Bank Quay
  3. Chorley
1h 40m
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£22 - £70

Chester to Chorley train times

Trains run hourly between Chester and Chorley. The earliest departure is at 07:38 in the morning, and the last departure from Chester is at 22:13 which arrives into Chorley at 05:22. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 43m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Chester to Chorley. However, there are services departing from Chester and arriving at Chorley via Warrington Bank Quay and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 40m.

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The distance between Chester and Chorley is 34 miles. The road distance is 49.5 miles.

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

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Chester to Chorley train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Preston station.

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