There are 5 ways to get from Chester to Market Drayton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 64 bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the line 64 bus from Shrewsbury, Post Office to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B) 64

$21 - $29

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Bus, line 64 bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Chester, Railway Station to Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) Esb5
  2. Take the line 64 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand H) to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B) 64

$18

3 alternative options

Line 85 bus, line 164 bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 85 bus from Crewe Arms Hotel to Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station 85
  2. Take the line 164 bus from Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A) 164

$19 - $35

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chester to Market Drayton 34.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Chester to Market Drayton 34.7 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Chester to Market Drayton is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chester to Market Drayton is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chester station to Market Drayton station. However, there are services departing from Chester, Railway Station and arriving at Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B) via Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand H). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Chester and Market Drayton is 26 miles. The road distance is 34.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chester to Market Drayton without a car is to train and line 64 bus which takes 2 h 12 min and costs £15 - £23.

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It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Chester to Market Drayton, including transfers.

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Chester to Market Drayton bus services, operated by EasyBus, arrive at Chester, Railway Station.

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Chester to Market Drayton bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B).

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Yes, the driving distance between Chester to Market Drayton is 35 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Chester to Market Drayton.

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There are 219+ hotels available in Market Drayton. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chester to Market Drayton.
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  • Distance: 26.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

What companies run services between Chester, England and Market Drayton, England?

You can take a bus from Chester to Market Drayton via Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) and Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand H) in around 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Post Office to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand H) to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Chester, Railway Station to Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
easybus.com
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Crewe Arms Hotel to Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chester to Market Drayton
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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