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Manchester Airport to Chester by train
Fastest journey1hr 5m
Trains per day70
Avg. journey time1hr 38m
Travelling from Manchester Airport to Chester by train
Fast trains from Manchester Airport to Chester take around 1 hour and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 45 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester Airport and Chester.
1. Are there direct trains from Manchester Airport to Chester?
Journeys between Manchester Airport 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 74 departures on the route from Manchester Airport 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 63 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Manchester Airport to Chester?
The Manchester Airport to Chester train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Manchester Airport to Chester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Chester is usually scheduled to depart Manchester Airport around 04:22 and the last train is around 00:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester Airport around 04:34, and the last at 23:03.
What's the Manchester Airport to Chester train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Manchester Airport to Chester are $29.91, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $29, 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 Manchester Airport 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 Manchester Airport to Chester by train.
Which train companies operate between Manchester Airport and Chester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester Airport to Chester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Arriva Trains Wales
- Avanti West Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
- Transport For Wales
- 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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