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Duration 2h 21m
Distance 64.5 miles
Average price £49
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Oswaldtwistle and Chester takes 2h 21m and the fastest train takes 1h 57m. There is a train service every few hours from Oswaldtwistle 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. Church & Oswaldtwistle
  2. Preston
  3. Warrington Bank Quay
  4. Chester
2h 28m
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£24 - £74

Oswaldtwistle to Chester train times

Trains run hourly between Oswaldtwistle and Chester. The earliest departure is at 05:53 in the morning, and the last departure from Oswaldtwistle is at 21:59 which arrives into Chester at 10:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 21m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Oswaldtwistle to Chester. However, there are services departing from Church & Oswaldtwistle and arriving at Chester via Preston and Warrington Bank Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 28m.

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The distance between Oswaldtwistle and Chester is 43 miles. The road distance is 64.5 miles.

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Oswaldtwistle to Chester train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Church & Oswaldtwistle station.

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Oswaldtwistle to Chester train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Chester station.

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