There are 5 ways to get from Chester to St Helens by train, taxi, car or towncar

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 Arriva Trains Wales  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Chester to Earlestown
  2. Take the train from Earlestown to St Helens Junction

$11 - $18

Cheapest option

Train Merseyrail Electrics  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Liverpool Central Loop Line
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to St Helens Central

$10 - $20

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chester to St Helens 26.7 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Chester to St Helens 26.7 miles

$5 - $9

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Chester to St Helens 26.7 miles

$50 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chester to St Helens is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chester to St Helens is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Chester and St Helens is 19 miles. The road distance is 26.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Chester to St Helens, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Chester to St Helens. However, there are services departing from Chester and arriving at St Helens Junction via Earlestown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

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What companies run services between Chester, England and St Helens, England?

You can take a train from Chester to St Helens via Earlestown in around 1 h.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Earlestown
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
First Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Earlestown to St Helens Junction
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to St Helens Central
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Liverpool Central Loop Line
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Chester to St Helens
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
uberACCESS
$45 - $65
uberASSIST
$45 - $65
uberX
$50 - $70
uberXL
$65 - $95
UberExec
$65 - $95
Taxi from Chester to St Helens
Ave. Duration
31 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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