Wilmslow to Chester by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
  • Distance
    46 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 6m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Wilmslow to Chester by train

Fast trains from Wilmslow to Chester take around 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 46 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wilmslow and Chester.

1. Are there direct trains from Wilmslow to Chester?

Journeys between Wilmslow and Chester usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Wilmslow to Chester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 49 departures.

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

The Wilmslow to Chester train travel time is normally about 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Chester is usually scheduled to depart Wilmslow around 06:16 and the last train is around 22:52. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wilmslow around 07:46, and the last at 23:24.

When to book Wilmslow 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 Wilmslow to Chester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wilmslow and Chester?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • 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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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.