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

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Train  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Altrincham

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus, line 263 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Chester to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the line 263 bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown to Sale, Marks and Spencer 263

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, line 263 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the line 263 bus from Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd Stn to Sale, Marks and Spencer 263

$19 - $28

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chester to Sale 34.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Chester to Sale 34.2 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chester to Sale is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chester to Sale is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chester to Sale. However, there are services departing from Chester and arriving at Sale, Marks and Spencer via Manchester City Centre, Chinatown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chester and arriving at Altrincham. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Chester and Sale is 29 miles. The road distance is 34.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chester to Sale without a car is to train which takes 57 min and costs £8 - £12.

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The train from Chester to Altrincham takes 57 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chester to Sale bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Chester station.

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Chester to Sale train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Chester station.

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The best way to get from Chester to Sale is to train which takes 57 min and costs £8 - £12. Alternatively, you can bus and line 263 bus, which costs £7 - £12 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Chester to Sale.
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  • Distance: 28.7 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Chester to Sale hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chester to Sale via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Manchester City Centre, Chinatown in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd Stn to Sale, Marks and Spencer
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown to Sale, Marks and Spencer
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Chester to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chester to Sale
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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Chester to Sale bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at Sale, Marks and Spencer station.

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Chester to Sale train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Altrincham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chester to Sale is 34 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Chester to Sale.

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