Duration 1h 57m
Distance 41.9 miles
Average price £23
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chester and Welshpool takes 1h 57m and the fastest train takes 1h 18m. The train service runs several times per day from Chester to Welshpool. 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. Shrewsbury
  3. Welshpool
2h 14m
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£20 - £29

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Want to know about travelling from Chester to Welshpool? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Chester to Welshpool. However, there are services departing from Chester and arriving at Welshpool via Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 14m.

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The distance between Chester and Welshpool is 38 miles. The road distance is 41.9 miles.

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

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Chester to Welshpool train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Welshpool station.

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There are 339+ hotels available in Welshpool. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Chester and Welshpool?

You can take a train from Chester to Welshpool via Shrewsbury in around 2h 14m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
£13 - £20

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