Duration 1h 49m
Distance 36.8 miles
Average price £27
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Chester and Gatley takes 1h 49m and the fastest train takes 1h 17m. There is an hourly train service from Chester to Gatley. 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. Gatley
1h 34m
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£18 - £41

Chester to Gatley train times

Trains run hourly between Chester and Gatley. The earliest departure is at 13:52 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Chester is at 22:00 which arrives into Gatley at 23:46. All services require a transfer at Manchester Piccadilly and take an average of 1h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Chester to Gatley. However, there are services departing from Chester and arriving at Gatley via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 34m.

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The distance between Chester and Gatley is 31 miles. The road distance is 36.8 miles.

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

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Chester to Gatley train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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What companies run services between Chester and Gatley?

Transport for Wales operates a train from Chester to Manchester Piccadilly hourly. Tickets cost £24 - £35 and the journey takes 1h 1m. Northern Rail also services this route hourly.

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