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Duration 2h 42m
Distance 191.2 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between London Paddington Station and Chester takes 2h 42m and the fastest train takes 2h 13m. There is a train service every few hours from London Paddington 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.

Train

  1. London Euston
  2. Chester
2h 44m
£65 - £247

London Paddington Station to Chester train times

Trains run hourly between London Paddington Station and Chester. The earliest departure is at 06:14 in the morning, and the last departure from London Paddington Station is at 20:54 which arrives into Chester at 23:52. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Friday, May 14, 2021

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from London Paddington Station to Chester. However, there are services departing from Paddington and arriving at Chester via London Euston and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 44m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Chester is 164 miles. The road distance is 191.2 miles.

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London Paddington Station to Chester train services, operated by Chiltern Railways, depart from London Marylebone station.

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London Paddington Station to Chester train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Chester station.

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There are 750+ hotels available in Chester. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London Paddington Station and Chester?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Crewe every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £60 - £210 and the journey takes 1h 30m. London Northwestern Railway also services this route 6 times a week.
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