Travel from Nottingham to Chester-Zoo

Bus or train from Nottingham to Chester Zoo?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Nottingham to Chester Zoo hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, Trent Barton operates a bus from Nottingham to Chester Zoo every 20 minutes, and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Notts & Derby also services this route 3 times a day.

How to get from Nottingham to Chester Zoo

From Nottingham train to Derby, train to Crewe, train to Chester, Railway Station, then bus to Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo). 4 h 7 min £60. From Nottingham train to Liverpool Lime Street, walk to Liverpool, Whitechapel (Met Quarter), then bus to Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo). 4 h 28 min £56. From Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) bus to Derby, Bus Station, bus to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station, line 32 bus to Hanley, Bus Station (stand J), line 3 bus to Crewe, train to Chester, Railway Station, then bus to Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo). 5 h 59 min £27. From Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) bus to Derby, Bus Station, bus to Dove Holes, Bus Depot, bus to Manchester Airport, then bus to Chester Zoo. 6 h 38 min £19. From Nottingham drive to Chester Zoo. 1 h 47 min £16.

Operators from Nottingham to Chester Zoo

OperatorPhoneWebsite
CrossCountry0344 736 9123CrossCountry
East Midlands Trains03457 125 678East Midlands Trains
Arriva Trains Wales03333 211 202Arriva Trains Wales
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire0871 200 22 33Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Trent Barton01773 712265Trent Barton
Coastal Liner UK01902 633064Coastal Liner UK
High Peak0844 351 1120High Peak
National Express+44 08717 818178National Express