Dundee to Chester by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:53
  • Last train
    00:46
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 48m

Travelling from Dundee to Chester by train

Fast trains from Dundee to Chester take around 4 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 363 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dundee and Chester.

Are there direct trains from Dundee to Chester?

Journeys between Dundee and Chester usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 26 departures on the route from Dundee to Chester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 20 departures.

How long is the train journey from Dundee to Chester?

The Dundee to Chester train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Dundee to Chester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Chester is usually scheduled to depart Dundee around 05:53 and the last train is around 23:49. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dundee around 05:53, and the last at 00:46.

When to book Dundee to Chester train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Dundee to Chester by train.

Which train companies operate between Dundee and Chester?

More than one train company operates on the route from Dundee to Chester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • Northern
  • ScotRail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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