There are 4 ways to get from Chester to Oswestry 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.

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Train, line 2 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Gobowen
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Gobowen, Rowan Close (Gobowen Working Mens Club) to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 1) 2 / ...

$14 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus, bus  •  1 h 53 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 Oswestry, The Castle PH (The Castle Public House) 2A

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chester to Oswestry 26.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Chester to Oswestry 26.3 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chester to Oswestry. However, there are services departing from Chester, Grosvenor Street (Save the Children Shop) and arriving at Oswestry, The Castle PH (The Castle Public House) via Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Chester and Oswestry is 24 miles. The road distance is 26.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chester to Oswestry without a car is to train and line 2 bus which takes 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Chester to Oswestry, including transfers.

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

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Chester to Oswestry bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Oswestry, The Castle PH (The Castle Public House) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chester to Oswestry is 26 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Chester to Oswestry.

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There are 324+ hotels available in Oswestry. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chester to Oswestry.
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  • Distance: 23.8 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Chester, England and Oswestry, England?

You can take a bus from Chester to Oswestry via Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) in around 1 h 53 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Gobowen
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Gobowen, Rowan Close (Gobowen Working Mens Club) to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 1)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Oswestry, The Castle PH (The Castle Public House)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
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
Other operators
Taxi from Chester to Oswestry
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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