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

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Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Wrexham General to Chester

$5 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Rhosddu, The Gardens to Chester, Pepper Street 1

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

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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The cheapest way to get from Wrexham to Chester is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wrexham to Chester is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rhosddu, The Gardens and arriving at Chester, Pepper Street. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 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 18 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 18 min and costs £4 - £14.

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The train from Wrexham General to Chester takes 18 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Wrexham to Chester bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, depart from Rhosddu, The Gardens 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 18 min and costs £4 - £14. Alternatively, you can line 1 bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Wrexham to Chester.
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  • Distance: 10.8 miles
  • Duration: 18 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 18 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, Arriva Cymru operates a bus from Wrexham to Chester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 39 min.

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
18 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 Rhosddu, The Gardens to Chester, Pepper Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Wrexham to Chester
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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

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

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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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