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Trip Cardiff Chester

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling from Cardiff to Chester


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How to get from Cardiff to Chester?

We are suggesting 5 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Cardiff Chester. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Cardiff Chester by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Cardiff and Chester on a map as well as the route Cardiff Chester and the different connecting points (Chester Railway Station, Chester Coach Station, Cardiff Central Railway Station, Cardiff Coach Station) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Cardiff Chester

For your trip from Cardiff (Wales, United Kingdom) to Chester (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 119 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Cardiff Chester is a direct bound.
Trains of Arriva Trains Wales to Chester leave from Cardiff Central railway station in Cardiff. Arrival in Chester will take place at Chester station (0.7 mi from the city centre).
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Cardiff-Chester.
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Cardiff Chester only by bus, there are other means of transport (train) that will complete the journey Cardiff-Cwmbran.
You will board a coach of MegaBus in Cardiff. The bus will drop you off at Cwmbran bus station (0.7 mi from Cwmbran, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Cardiff bus station (0.4 mi from Cardiff) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Cwmbran.

Which carriers to travel between Cardiff and Chester?

Railway companies
Arriva Trains Wales provides a rail connection Cardiff-Chester with the train from Cardiff Central railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Chester at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
Virgin Trains transports passengers on a rail line from Wrexham to Chester with the train which leaves Wrexham General station to arrive at Chester railway station (England United Kingdom)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Nantwich in Nantwich and to the one of Chester (England United Kingdom)
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Cardiff (serving Cardiff bus station at 0.4 mi from centre) and the city of Cwmbran where the coach will drop you off at Cwmbran station situated at about 0.7 mi from Cwmbran city centre.
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Cardiff-Chester (119.3 mi)

Stop cities from Cardiff or cities to visit near Chester

When travelling from Chester to Cardiff by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Shrewsbury located at 87 mi from Cardiff and 34 mi away from Chester, Abergavenny situated at 26 mi from Cardiff and at approximately 94 mi from Chester, Wrexham located at 109 mi from Cardiff and 11 mi away from Chester, Whitchurch situated at 105 mi from Cardiff and at approximately 18 mi from Chester, Cwmbran located at 14 mi from Cardiff and 107 mi away from Chester, Crewe situated at 116 mi from Cardiff and at approximately 21 mi from Chester, Nantwich located at 113 mi from Cardiff and 18 mi away from Chester (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Chester or back to Cardiff, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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