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Duration 7h 6m
Distance 276.5 miles
Average price £168
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Inverness and Chester-le-Street takes 7h 6m and the fastest train takes 5h 24m. The train service runs several times per day from Inverness to Chester-le-Street. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Edinburgh

  1. Inverness
  2. Edinburgh
  3. Chester-le-Street
6h 10m
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£42 - £460

Inverness to Chester-le-Street train times

Trains run every four hours between Inverness and Chester-le-Street. The earliest departure is at 10:46 in the morning, and the last departure from Inverness is at 18:50 which arrives into Chester-le-Street at 07:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 6m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Inverness to Chester-le-Street. However, there are services departing from Inverness and arriving at Chester-le-Street via Edinburgh and Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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The distance between Inverness and Chester-le-Street is 209 miles. The road distance is 276.5 miles.

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Inverness to Chester-le-Street train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Inverness station.

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Inverness to Chester-le-Street train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Newcastle station.

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There are 852+ hotels available in Chester-le-Street. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Inverness and Chester-le-Street?

LNER operates a train from Inverness to Newcastle once daily. Tickets cost £40 - £310 and the journey takes 4h 58m.
Train operators
LNER
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single
£140 - £200
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£220 - £310
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£22 - £190
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£85 - £120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£130 - £190
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150

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