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Duration 2h 27m
Distance 121.1 miles
Average price £150
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Stamford and Chester takes 2h 27m and the fastest train takes 2h 6m. The train service runs several times per day from Stamford 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. Stamford
  2. Nuneaton
  3. Chester
3h 3m
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£68 - £236

Stamford to Chester train times

Trains run twice daily between Stamford and Chester. The service departs Stamford at 19:07 in the evening, which arrives into Chester at 21:15. All services require a transfer at Nuneaton and take an average of 2h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Stamford to Chester. However, there are services departing from Stamford and arriving at Chester via Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 3m.

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The distance between Stamford and Chester is 108 miles. The road distance is 121.1 miles.

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Stamford to Chester train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stamford station.

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

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