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Duration 2h 44m
Distance 196.3 miles
Average price £174
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between South Woodford and Chester takes 2h 44m and the fastest train takes 2h 38m. There is a train service every few hours from South Woodford 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
3h 20m
£69 - £234

South Woodford to Chester train times

Trains run hourly between South Woodford and Chester. The earliest departure is at 16:28 in the afternoon, and the last departure from South Woodford is at 17:30 which arrives into Chester at 20:08. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 44m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from South Woodford station to Chester. However, there are services departing from South Woodford station and arriving at Chester via Bank station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 20m.

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The distance between South Woodford and Chester is 166 miles. The road distance is 196.3 miles.

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

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South Woodford 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 South Woodford and Chester?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Chester hourly. Tickets cost £65 - £230 and the journey takes 1h 58m.
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