There are 6 ways to get from Widnes to Chester by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Beechwood, Arriva Depot to Chester Bus Interchange X30

$7

5 alternative options

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Runcorn to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Chester

$18 - $52

Train Merseyrail Electrics  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Widnes to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester

$10 - $22

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Widnes to Chester 19.3 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Widnes to Chester 19.3 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Widnes to Chester 19.3 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Widnes to Chester is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Widnes to Chester is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Widnes and Chester is 14 miles. The road distance is 19.3 miles.

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The bus from Beechwood, Arriva Depot to Chester Bus Interchange takes 50 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Beechwood, Arriva Depot and arriving at Chester Bus Interchange. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Widnes to Chester. However, there are services departing from Runcorn and arriving at Chester via Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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

Arriva North West operates a bus from Widnes to Chester twice daily. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Widnes to Chester via Crewe in around 55 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Runcorn to Crewe
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
Train from Crewe to Chester
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $26
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Widnes to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Single
$8 - $12
Train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester
Ave. Duration
39 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
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Beechwood, Arriva Depot to Chester Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Widnes to Chester
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberACCESS
$30 - $50
uberASSIST
$30 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
uberXL
$45 - $70
UberExec
$50 - $70
Taxi from Widnes to Chester
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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