There are 9 ways to get from Southall to Chester by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester

$107 - $183

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Bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway 230 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Chester National Express

$33 - $42

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Train via Birmingham International  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Southall to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Birmingham International
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Chester

$99 - $166

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Southall to Chester 192.4 miles

$40 - $60

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester

$89 - $293

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 16 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 train from Manchester Airport to Chester

$109 - $381

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Newton-le-Willows
  3. Take the train from Newton-le-Willows to Chester

$97 - $244

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Southall to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester

$109 - $256

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

$179 - $355

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southall station to Chester. However, there are services departing from Southall Station and arriving at Chester via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southall to Chester. However, there are services departing from Southall and arriving at Chester via Reading and Birmingham International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 51 min.

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The distance between Southall and Chester is 158 miles. The road distance is 192.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southall to Chester without a car is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Southall to Chester, including transfers.

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Southall to Chester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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Southall to Chester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Southall station.

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The best way to get from Southall to Chester is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Map of how to get from Southall to Chester.
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  • Distance: 158.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

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

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Southall to Chester hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $170 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southall to Chester via Heathrow Central Bus Station, Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, and Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 in around 6 h 41 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
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 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southall to Reading
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Chester
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Newton-le-Willows to Chester
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newton-le-Willows
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
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 Heathrow Central Bus Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Chester
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Southall to Chester is 192 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Southall to Chester.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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