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There are 4 ways to get from Llangollen to Chester by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 5 bus, line 1 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Llangollen, Parade Street to Wrexham, Bus Station 5 / ...
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Wrexham, Bus Station to Chester, Pepper Street 1

$6 - $10

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Line 5 bus, train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Llangollen, Parade Street to Wrexham, Bus Station 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Wrexham General to Chester

$8 - $23

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Llangollen to Chester 23.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Llangollen to Chester 23.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Llangollen to Chester is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Llangollen to Chester is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Llangollen to Chester. However, there are services departing from Llangollen, Parade Street and arriving at Chester, Pepper Street via Wrexham, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Llangollen and Chester is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Llangollen to Chester without a car is to line 5 bus and line 1 bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £4 - £8.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Llangollen to Chester, including transfers.

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Llangollen to Chester bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, depart from Llangollen, Parade Street station.

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Llangollen to Chester bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Chester, Pepper Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Llangollen to Chester is 23 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Llangollen to Chester.

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There are 412+ hotels available in Chester. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Llangollen to Chester.
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  • Distance: 19.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

What companies run services between Llangollen, Wales and Chester, England?

You can take a bus from Llangollen to Chester via Wrexham, Bus Station in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Wrexham General to Chester
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wrexham General to Chester
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Llangollen, Parade Street to Wrexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station to Chester, Pepper Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Llangollen to Chester
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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