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Duration 1h 45m
Distance 85.2 miles
Average price £50
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Holyhead (Station) and Chester takes 1h 45m and the fastest train takes 1h 26m. There is an hourly train service from Holyhead (Station) 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. Holyhead
  2. Chester
1h 52m
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£30 - £110

Holyhead (Station) to Chester train times

Trains run hourly between Holyhead (Station) and Chester. The earliest departure is at 06:52 in the morning, and the last departure from Holyhead (Station) is at 20:37 which arrives into Chester at 22:25. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 1h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Holyhead and arriving at Chester. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 52m.

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The distance between Holyhead (Station) and Chester is 73 miles. The road distance is 85.2 miles.

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Holyhead (Station) to Chester train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Holyhead station.

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Holyhead (Station) to Chester train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Chester station.

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What companies run services between Holyhead (Station) and Chester?

Transport for Wales operates a train from Holyhead to Chester hourly. Tickets cost £40 - £60 and the journey takes 1h 52m. Avanti West Coast also services this route 5 times a day.
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
5 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £110

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