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Duration 2h 39m
Distance 211.3 miles
Average price £140
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between ExCeL London and Chester takes 2h 39m and the fastest train takes 2h 36m. There is a train service every few hours from ExCeL London 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. London Euston
  2. Chester
3h 32m
£68 - £238

ExCeL London to Chester train times

Trains run every two hours between ExCeL London and Chester. The earliest departure is at 06:30 in the morning, and the last departure from ExCeL London is at 19:30 which arrives into Chester at 22:11. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Thursday, August 6, 2020

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from ExCeL London station to Chester. However, there are services departing from West Silvertown DLR Station and arriving at Chester via Bank station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 32m.

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The distance between ExCeL London and Chester is 170 miles. The road distance is 211.3 miles.

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ExCeL London to Chester train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from London Euston station.

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ExCeL London to Chester train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Chester station.

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There are 510+ hotels available in Chester. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between ExCeL London and Chester?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Chester hourly. Tickets cost £65 - £230 and the journey takes 1h 58m.
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