There are 9 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Railway Station

$77 - $253

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Birmingham National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham to Chester National Express

$48 - $58

7 alternative options

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Newton-le-Willows

$94 - $231

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Railway Station

$125 - $389

Train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester

$130 - $212

Line 140 bus, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 140 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Station 140
  2. Take the train from Harrow & Wealdstone to Milton Keynes Central
  3. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Chester

$93 - $168

Bus, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Birmingham International
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Chester

$89 - $151

Night bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the night bus from Heathrow Airport London to Chester National Express

$65 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester 191.7 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Chester, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $170 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester via Birmingham in around 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newton-le-Willows
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $130
West Midlands
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Chester
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Bus operators
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Heathrow Airport London to Chester
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Chester is 253 km. The road distance is 307 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester is to fly and bus which takes 2 h 40 min and costs £55 - £190.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at Chester. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester, including transfers.

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