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Duration 3h 14m
Distance 23.3 miles
Average price £9
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between New Brighton (Station) and Chester takes 3h 14m and the fastest train takes 1h 15m. The train service runs several times per day from New Brighton (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. New Brighton
  2. Liverpool James Street
  3. Chester
1h 8m
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£5 - £17

New Brighton (Station) to Chester train times

Trains run three times a day between New Brighton (Station) and Chester. The service departs New Brighton (Station) at 23:23 at night, which arrives into Chester at 06:24. All services require a transfer at Liverpool James Street and take an average of 3h 14m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from New Brighton (Station) to Chester. However, there are services departing from New Brighton and arriving at Chester via Liverpool James Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 8m.

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The distance between New Brighton (Station) and Chester is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.3 miles.

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New Brighton (Station) to Chester train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from New Brighton station.

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New Brighton (Station) to Chester train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, arrive at Chester station.

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You can take a train from New Brighton (Station) to Chester via Liverpool James Street in around 1h 8m.
Train operators
Merseyrail Electrics
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from New Brighton to Liverpool James Street
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Liverpool James Street to Chester
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org

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