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Duration 9h 27m
Distance 419 miles
Average price £327
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Nantes and Chester takes 9h 27m and the fastest train takes 8h 48m. There is at least one train per day from Nantes 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. Nantes
  2. Paris Nord
  3. London Euston
  4. Chester
8h 41m
£227 - £634

Nantes to Chester train times

Trains run once daily between Nantes and Chester. The service departs Nantes at 14:02 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chester at 21:50. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Nantes to Chester. However, there are services departing from Nantes and arriving at Chester via Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris Nord, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Euston and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 41m.

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The distance between Nantes and Chester is 419 miles.

Nantes to Chester train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Nantes station.

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

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Chester is 1h behind Nantes. It is currently 5:06 PM in Nantes and 4:06 PM in Chester.

There are 949+ hotels available in Chester. Prices start at £75 per night.

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