There are 5 ways to get from Sheffield to Chester Zoo by train, bus or car

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Train via Crewe  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Stockport
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Crewe

$37 - $101

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Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Chester Zoo National Express

$15 - $22

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Train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Stockport
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Chester

$32 - $49

Train, line 1 bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Liverpool, Whitechapel (Met Quarter) to Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo) 1 / ...

$45 - $59

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Chester Zoo 78.9 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Chester Zoo is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Chester Zoo is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Chester Zoo. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at Chester Zoo via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Chester Zoo is 60 miles. The road distance is 78.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Chester Zoo without a car is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs £28 - £80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Sheffield to Chester Zoo, including transfers.

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Sheffield to Chester Zoo bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Chester Zoo is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs £28 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £17 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Chester Zoo is 79 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from Sheffield to Chester Zoo.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Chester Zoo.
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  • Distance: 59.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Chester Zoo, England?

You can take a train from Sheffield to Chester Zoo via Stockport, Crewe, Chester, Bache, Bache, Countess Hospital (Countess of Chester Hospital), and Upton, Demage Lane (House number 39) in around 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Chester Zoo via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Stockport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Stockport
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Sheffield to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $26
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Crewe
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $17
First Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Crewe
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $29
CrossCountry
Bus operators
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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Chester Zoo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Liverpool, Whitechapel (Met Quarter) to Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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