There are 8 ways to get from London Victoria to Chester by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester

$103 - $173

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Chester National Express

$18 - $24

6 alternative options

Train Chiltern Railways  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
  2. Take the train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to Chester

$97 - $156

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Chester 193.4 miles

$40 - $60

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, bus  •  4 h 28 min

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

$107 - $306

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, bus  •  5 h 23 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, Delamere Street

$98 - $352

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Delamere Street

$78 - $198

Train to Bristol, fly to Chester  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Chester (CEG) BRS - CEG

$182 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Victoria to Chester is to bus which costs £14 - £18 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Victoria to Chester is to train which costs £75 - £140 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between London Victoria and Chester is 166 miles. The road distance is 193.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from London Victoria to Chester, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Chester. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Chester, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Victoria to Chester hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $170 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria to Chester once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Bristol to Chester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
South Western Railway
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Bus operators
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Delamere Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12

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