There are 5 ways to get from Wrexham to Chester by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Wrexham General to Chester

$5 - $18

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Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Chester, Pepper Street (The Pier) 1 / ...

$3 - $6

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Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wrexham to Chester 12.9 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Wrexham to Chester 12.9 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Walk from Wrexham to Chester 12.1 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) station and arriving at Chester, Pepper Street (The Pier). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wrexham General and arriving at Chester. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Wrexham and Chester is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Wrexham to Chester without a car is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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The train from Wrexham General to Chester takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Wrexham to Chester bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station).

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Wrexham to Chester train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Wrexham General station.

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The best way to get from Wrexham to Chester is to train which takes 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 40 min.

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Wrexham to Chester bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Chester, Pepper Street (The Pier) station.

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

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Map of how to get from Wrexham to Chester.
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  • Distance: 10.8 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Wrexham, Wales and Chester, England?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Wrexham to Chester hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 17 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, Arriva Cymru operates a bus from Wrexham to Chester every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 40 min. Stagecoach in Chester also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Wrexham General to Chester
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wrexham General to Chester
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Chester, Pepper Street (The Pier)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Chester
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Wrexham, Market Street to Chester, The Bars (Step in India Curry House)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Wrexham to Chester
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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Yes, the driving distance between Wrexham to Chester is 13 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Wrexham to Chester.

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