Travel from Edinburgh to Chester

Train, bus or fly from Edinburgh to Chester?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Edinburgh to Chester every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $210 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Chester via Manchester in around 8 h 35 min.

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How to get from Edinburgh to Chester

From Edinburgh train to Warrington Bank Quay then train to Chester. 3 h 51 min £138. From Edinburgh train to Manchester Oxford Road then train to Chester. 4 h 35 min £96. From Edinburgh bus to Manchester then bus to Chester. 8 h 35 min £29. From Edinburgh drive to Chester. 4 h 11 min £44. From Edinburgh, Princes Street (Edinburgh Trams) tram to Edinburgh airport, fly to Liverpool airport, bus to Hunts Cross, train to Liverpool Central Loop Line, then train to Chester. 6 h 19 min £98. From Edinburgh, Princes Street (Edinburgh Trams) tram to Edinburgh airport, fly to Manchester airport, train to Crewe, then train to Chester. 4 h 46 min £77. From Edinburgh, Princes Street (Edinburgh Trams) tram to Edinburgh airport, fly to Birmingham airport, train to Crewe, then train to Chester. 5 h 29 min £110. From Edinburgh, Princes Street (Edinburgh Trams) tram to Edinburgh airport, fly to East Midlands airport, bus to Derby, train to Crewe, then train to Chester. 6 h 11 min £88. From Edinburgh train to Glasgow, Cathedral Street (Queen St Station), line 500 bus to Glasgow airport, fly to Manchester airport, train to Crewe, then train to Chester. 5 h 22 min £107. From Edinburgh train to Glasgow, Cathedral Street (Queen St Station), line 500 bus to Glasgow airport, fly to Birmingham airport, train to Crewe, then train to Chester. 6 h 10 min £114. From Edinburgh train to Glasgow, Cathedral Street (Queen St Station), line 500 bus to Glasgow airport, fly to East Midlands airport, bus to Derby, train to Crewe, then train to Chester. 6 h 47 min £102.
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      1 Train Virgin West Coast Trains
      • One-Way approx: USD $144 - $221
      • Duration: 3 h 51 min
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      2 Train TransPennine Express
      • One-Way approx: USD $112 - $157
      • Duration: 4 h 35 min
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      3 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $32 - $42
      • Duration: 8 h 35 min
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        • Duration: 8 h 35 min
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      4 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $50 - $75
      • Duration: 4 h 11 min
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      5 Fly Edinburgh to Liverpool
      • One-Way approx: USD $43 - $261
      • Duration: 6 h 19 min
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        • Duration: 6 h 19 min
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      6 Fly Edinburgh to Manchester
      • One-Way approx: USD $62 - $205
      • Duration: 4 h 46 min
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      7 Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $99 - $267
      • Duration: 5 h 29 min
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      8 Fly Edinburgh to East Midlands, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $83 - $237
      • Duration: 6 h 11 min
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      9 Train to Glasgow, fly to Manchester
      • One-Way approx: USD $87 - $326
      • Duration: 5 h 22 min
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      10 Train to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $114 - $268
      • Duration: 6 h 10 min
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      11 Train to Glasgow, fly to East Midlands, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $98 - $258
      • Duration: 6 h 47 min
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