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There are 7 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly, train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester

$85 - $276

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Chester National Express

$47 - $58

5 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester

$129 - $211

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 - $158

Bus, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates
  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 T2,3 to Chester National Express

$60 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

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

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester is to fly and train which costs £65 - £220 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and arriving at Chester. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Chester is 158 miles. The road distance is 191.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester without a car is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs £95 - £170.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs £95 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £45 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Chester station.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester.
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  • Distance: 158.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

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 Coach Station, Digbeth in around 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
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
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 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
West Midlands
Bus operators
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

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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Chester
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $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
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester is 192 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chester.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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