Duration 1h 27m
Distance 40.9 miles
Average price £16
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Chester and Formby takes 1h 27m and the fastest train takes 1h 14m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Chester to Formby. 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

  1. Chester
  2. Moorfields
  3. Formby
1h 16m
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£5 - £9

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No, there is no direct train from Chester to Formby. However, there are services departing from Chester and arriving at Formby via Moorfields. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 16m.

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The distance between Chester and Formby is 27 miles. The road distance is 40.9 miles.

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Chester to Formby train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Chester station.

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Chester to Formby train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, arrive at Formby station.

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What companies run services between Chester and Formby?

You can take a train from Chester to Formby via Moorfields in around 1h 16m.
Train operators
Merseyrail Electrics
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Chester to Moorfields
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Moorfields to Formby
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org

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