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Duration 6h 3m
Distance 292.5 miles
Average price £230
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dundee and Chester takes 6h 3m and the fastest train takes 4h 34m. The train service runs several times per day from Dundee to Chester. 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. Dundee
  2. Haymarket
  3. Chester
6h 5m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£95 - £426

Dundee to Chester train times

Trains run every four hours between Dundee and Chester. The earliest departure is at 17:22 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Dundee is at 22:49 which arrives into Chester at 10:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 3m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dundee to Chester. However, there are services departing from Dundee and arriving at Chester via Haymarket and Warrington Bank Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 5m.

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The distance between Dundee and Chester is 228 miles. The road distance is 292.5 miles.

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Dundee to Chester train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Dundee station.

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Dundee to Chester train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Warrington Bank Quay station.

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