Shrewsbury to Chester by train
Travelling from Shrewsbury to Chester by train
Fast trains from Shrewsbury to Chester take around 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 55 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Shrewsbury and Chester.
1. Are there direct trains from Shrewsbury to Chester?
Direct trains from Shrewsbury to Chester have been found.
We usually find around 33 direct trains on the route from Shrewsbury to Chester every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 27 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Shrewsbury to Chester?
The Shrewsbury to Chester train travel time is normally about 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Shrewsbury to Chester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Chester is usually scheduled to depart Shrewsbury around 05:20 and the last train is around 23:40.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Shrewsbury around 05:20, and the last at 23:33.
What's the Shrewsbury to Chester train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Shrewsbury to Chester are $15.26, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $15, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Shrewsbury 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 Shrewsbury to Chester by train.
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Which train companies operate between Shrewsbury and Chester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Shrewsbury to Chester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Arriva Trains Wales
- Transport For Wales
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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