Hereford to Chester by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 32m
  • Distance
    127 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 49m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Hereford to Chester by train

Fast trains from Hereford to Chester take around 1 hour and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 127 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hereford and Chester.

1. Are there direct trains from Hereford to Chester?

Direct trains from Hereford to Chester have been found.

We usually find around 20 direct trains on the route from Hereford to Chester every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 30 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Hereford to Chester?

The Hereford to Chester train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Hereford to Chester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Chester is usually scheduled to depart Hereford around 06:25 and the last train is around 22:21. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hereford around 06:25, and the last at 22:23.

When to book Hereford 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 Hereford to Chester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hereford and Chester?

More than one train company operates on the route from Hereford 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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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.