There are 4 ways to get from Chester to Llangollen by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Wrexham General
  2. Take the bus from Wrexham, Cobden Road to Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum) 5 / ...

$9 - $24

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus, bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Chester, Grosvenor Street (Save the Children Shop) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) 1
  2. Take the bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum) 5 / ...

$6 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chester to Llangollen 23.6 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Chester to Llangollen 23.6 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chester to Llangollen. However, there are services departing from Chester, Grosvenor Street (Save the Children Shop) and arriving at Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum) via Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Chester and Llangollen is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chester to Llangollen without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Chester to Llangollen, including transfers.

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Chester to Llangollen bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, depart from Chester, Grosvenor Street (Save the Children Shop) station.

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Chester to Llangollen bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chester to Llangollen is 24 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Chester to Llangollen.

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There are 417+ hotels available in Llangollen. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chester to Llangollen.
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  • Distance: 19.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

What companies run services between Chester, England and Llangollen, Wales?

You can take a bus from Chester to Llangollen via Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) in around 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Cobden Road to Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Grosvenor Street (Save the Children Shop) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Coastline Taxis
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Chester to Llangollen
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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