Duration 4h 22m
Distance 137.6 miles
Average price £79
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Wellingborough and Chester takes 4h 22m and the fastest train takes 2h 39m. There is a train service every few hours from Wellingborough 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. Wellingborough
  2. Nuneaton
  3. Chester
3h 22m
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£60 - £173

Wellingborough to Chester train times

Trains run hourly between Wellingborough and Chester. The service departs Wellingborough at 21:33 at night, which arrives into Chester at 00:22. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 22m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Monday, December 16, 2019

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Wellingborough to Chester? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Wellingborough to Chester. However, there are services departing from Wellingborough and arriving at Chester via Leicester, Nuneaton and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 22m.

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The distance between Wellingborough and Chester is 111 miles. The road distance is 137.6 miles.

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Wellingborough to Chester train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Wellingborough station.

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Wellingborough to Chester train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Crewe station.

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