Duration 1h 47m
Distance 87.5 miles
Average price £40
Possible routes 5 found

Nottingham to Chester

Rome2rio has found 5 ways to get from Nottingham to Chester by train, bus and car. We recommend taking the train from Nottingham to Tamworth High Level and then taking the train from Tamworth to Crewe, which takes around 2h 55m.

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Train via Tamworth

  1. Nottingham
  2. Tamworth
  3. Chester
2h 55m
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£48 - £140
Alternative routes

Train

  1. Nottingham
  2. Stockport
  3. Chester
3h 28m
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£38 - £54

Train, bus

  1. Nottingham
  2. Warrington, Bus Interchange
    X30
  3. Chester
4h 29m
£40 - £56

Bus

  1. Victoria Bus Station
    Red Arrow
  2. Derby
    National Express
  3. Stoke-On-Trent
    National Express
  4. Chester
4h 35m
Cheapest
£13 - £18

Drive

  1. Nottingham
    87.5 miles
  2. Chester
Fastest
1h 47m
£14 - £21

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Nottingham to Chester? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Chester is to bus which costs £12 - £19 and takes 4h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Chester is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham station to Chester. However, there are services departing from Victoria Bus Station and arriving at Chester via Derby and Stoke-On-Trent. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nottingham to Chester. However, there are services departing from Nottingham and arriving at Chester via Tamworth and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 55m.

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The distance between Nottingham and Chester is 75 miles. The road distance is 87.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Chester without a car is to train via Tamworth which takes 2h 55m and costs £45 - £140.

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It takes approximately 2h 55m to get from Nottingham to Chester, including transfers.

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Nottingham to Chester bus services, operated by Trent Barton, depart from Victoria Bus Station.

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Nottingham to Chester train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Nottingham station.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Chester is to train via Tamworth which takes 2h 55m and costs £45 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £19 and takes 4h 35m.

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Nottingham to Chester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Chester station.

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Nottingham to Chester train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Crewe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Chester is 87 miles. It takes approximately 1h 47m to drive from Nottingham to Chester.

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There are 528+ hotels available in Chester. Prices start at £75 per night.

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How to travel from Nottingham to Chester

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Chester, United Kingdom

Chester is a walled city in Cheshire, England, on the River Dee, close to the border with Wales. With a population of 81,340 in 2014, it is the most populous settlement of Cheshire West and Chester, which had a population of 332,200 in 2014. Chester was granted city status in 1541. - Wikipedia

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