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There are 4 ways to get from Balsall Common to Chester by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the train from Berkswell to Crewe

£28 - £63

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Chester National Express

£10 - £14

2 alternative options

Train via Birmingham New Street  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from Berkswell to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Chester

£30 - £116

Drive  •  1h 44m

  1. Drive from Balsall Common to Chester 93.2 miles

£15 - £23

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The cheapest way to get from Balsall Common to Chester is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 3h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Balsall Common to Chester is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Balsall Common to Chester. However, there are services departing from Berkswell and arriving at Chester via Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Balsall Common and Chester is 76 miles. The road distance is 93.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Balsall Common to Chester without a car is to train which takes 2h 15m and costs £28 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from Balsall Common to Chester, including transfers.

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Balsall Common to Chester train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from Berkswell station.

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The best way to get from Balsall Common to Chester is to train which takes 2h 15m and costs £28 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £14 and takes 3h 27m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Balsall Common to Chester is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1h 44m to drive from Balsall Common to Chester.

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  • Distance: 76.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 15m

What companies run services between Balsall Common, England and Chester, England?

London Northwestern Railway operates a train from Berkswell to Crewe hourly. Tickets cost £20 - £28 and the journey takes 1h 32m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Chester once daily. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 1h 55m.

Train operators
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Berkswell to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £28
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£11 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £28
Train from Berkswell to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £6
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£18 - £25
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £25
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £75
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £29
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£55 - £75
Train from Crewe to Chester
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £35
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £35
Transport for Wales
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express

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