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Duration 1h 43m
Distance 71.8 miles
Average price £35
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chester and Halifax takes 1h 43m and the fastest train takes 1h 38m. There is a train service every few hours from Chester to Halifax. 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. Halifax
1h 39m
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£27 - £45

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chester and arriving at Halifax. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 39m.

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The distance between Chester and Halifax is 57 miles. The road distance is 71.8 miles.

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Chester to Halifax train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Chester station.

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Chester to Halifax train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Halifax station.

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There are 433+ hotels available in Halifax. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Chester and Halifax?

Northern Rail operates a train from Chester to Halifax hourly. Tickets cost £27 - £45 and the journey takes 1h 39m.
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