Smethwick to Chester by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:07
  • Last train
    22:47
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 27m

Travelling from Smethwick to Chester by train

Fast trains from Smethwick to Chester take around 1 hour and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 98 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Smethwick and Chester.

Are there direct trains from Smethwick to Chester?

Journeys between Smethwick and Chester usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Smethwick 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 19 departures.

How long is the train journey from Smethwick to Chester?

The Smethwick to Chester train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Smethwick to Chester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Chester is usually scheduled to depart Smethwick around 06:07 and the last train is around 22:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Smethwick around 07:07, and the last at 22:47.

When to book Smethwick 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 Smethwick to Chester by train.

Which train companies operate between Smethwick and Chester?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • London Midland
  • 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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