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Duration 3h 46m
Distance 203.3 miles
Average price £180
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Farnborough and Chester takes 3h 46m and the fastest train takes 3h 7m. The train service runs several times per day from Farnborough 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. Farnborough (Main)
  2. London Euston
  3. Chester
3h 50m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£82 - £262

Farnborough to Chester train times

Trains run twice daily between Farnborough and Chester. The earliest departure is at 06:46 in the morning, and the last departure from Farnborough is at 16:46 which arrives into Chester at 20:08. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Saturday, December 5, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Farnborough to Chester. However, there are services departing from Farnborough (Main) and arriving at Chester via Waterloo station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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The distance between Farnborough and Chester is 160 miles. The road distance is 203.3 miles.

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Farnborough to Chester train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Farnborough (Main) station.

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

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