Duration 4h 19m
Distance 34.2 miles
Average price £20
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Rhyl and Ellesmere Port takes 4h 19m and the fastest train takes 1h 35m. The train service runs several times per day from Rhyl to Ellesmere Port. 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. Rhyl
  2. Chester
  3. Hooton
  4. Ellesmere Port
1h 41m
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£14 - £48

Rhyl to Ellesmere Port train times

Trains run twice daily between Rhyl and Ellesmere Port. The earliest departure is at 15:43 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Rhyl is at 22:16 which arrives into Ellesmere Port at 07:02. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Rhyl to Ellesmere Port. However, there are services departing from Rhyl and arriving at Ellesmere Port via Chester and Hooton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 41m.

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The distance between Rhyl and Ellesmere Port is 25 miles. The road distance is 34.2 miles.

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Rhyl to Ellesmere Port train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Rhyl station.

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Rhyl to Ellesmere Port train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, arrive at Ellesmere Port station.

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