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Duration 4h 18m
Distance 130.7 miles
Average price £140
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Kettering and Chester takes 4h 18m and the fastest train takes 2h 30m. There is a train service every few hours from Kettering 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.

Train via Crewe

  1. Kettering
  2. Nuneaton
  3. Chester
3h 11m
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£58 - £229

Kettering to Chester train times

Trains run hourly between Kettering and Chester. The earliest departure is at 14:09 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Kettering is at 21:41 which arrives into Chester at 00:22. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 18m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Kettering to Chester. However, there are services departing from Kettering and arriving at Chester via Leicester, Nuneaton and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 11m.

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The distance between Kettering and Chester is 106 miles. The road distance is 130.7 miles.

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Kettering to Chester train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Kettering station.

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Kettering to Chester train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Crewe station.

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