There are 6 ways to get from Wrexham to Chester Zoo by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Wrexham General to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Bache

$10 - $25

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Chester, Foregate Street Stop B (Argos) 1
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo) 1 / ...

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Wrexham General to Chester
  2. Take the bus from Chester, Railway Station to Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo) X8

$10 - $22

Line 1 bus, bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) 1
  2. Take the bus from Chester, Railway Station to Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo) X8

$8 - $9

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wrexham to Chester Zoo 17.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Wrexham to Chester Zoo 17.8 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Wrexham to Chester Zoo is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wrexham to Chester Zoo is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wrexham station to Chester Zoo. However, there are services departing from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) and arriving at Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo) via Chester Bus Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Wrexham and Chester Zoo is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Wrexham to Chester Zoo without a car is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £7 - £19.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Wrexham to Chester Zoo, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Wrexham to Chester Zoo is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £7 - £19. Alternatively, you can line 1 bus, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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Wrexham to Chester Zoo bus services, operated by Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire, arrive at Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wrexham to Chester Zoo is 18 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Wrexham to Chester Zoo.

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  • Distance: 13.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Wrexham to Chester Zoo via Chester, Bache, Bache, Countess Hospital (Countess of Chester Hospital), and Upton, Demage Lane (House number 39) in around 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wrexham to Chester Zoo via Chester, Foregate Street Stop B (Argos) and Chester Bus Interchange in around 1 h 38 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
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Bache
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1
Off-Peak Single
$1
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $2
Anytime Single
$1
Bus operators
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chester, Railway Station to Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Chester Zoo, Zoo Main Entrance (Chester Zoo)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Chester, Foregate Street Stop B (Argos)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Wrexham to Chester Zoo
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80

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