There are 3 ways to get from Loughborough to Chester by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Loughborough (Leics) to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Chester

$30 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughborough, Shelthorpe Road to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Crewe

$25 - $66

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Loughborough to Chester 87.4 miles

$18 - $28

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Loughborough to Chester. However, there are services departing from Loughborough (Leics) and arriving at Chester via Derby and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Loughborough and Chester is 77 miles. The road distance is 87.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Loughborough to Chester without a car is to train which takes 3 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Loughborough to Chester, including transfers.

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Loughborough to Chester train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Loughborough (Leics) station.

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Loughborough to Chester train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Chester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Loughborough to Chester is 87 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from Loughborough to Chester.

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Map of how to get from Loughborough to Chester.
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  • Distance: 76.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Loughborough, England and Chester, England?

You can take a train from Loughborough to Chester via Derby and Crewe in around 3 h 1 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to Derby
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
Train from Derby to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Chester
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Loughborough, Shelthorpe Road to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk

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