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Duration 3h 1m
Distance 208.1 miles
Average price £178
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Romford and Chester takes 3h 1m and the fastest train takes 2h 41m. The train service runs several times per day from Romford 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. London Euston
  2. Chester
4h 13m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£71 - £241

Romford to Chester train times

Trains run twice daily between Romford and Chester. The service departs Romford at 17:14 in the afternoon, which arrives into Chester at 20:13. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to Chester. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at Chester via Liverpool Street station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 13m.

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The distance between Romford and Chester is 172 miles. The road distance is 208.1 miles.

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Romford to Chester train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from London Euston station.

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

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

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What companies run services between Romford and Chester?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Crewe every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £60 - £210 and the journey takes 1h 31m. London Northwestern Railway also services this route hourly.
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