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Trains Altrincham to Chester: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Altrincham to Chester. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Altrincham to Chester by train?

On average, a train ticket from Altrincham to Chester will cost you £ 17.75. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 17.60. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Altrincham to Chester by train

Best price £ 17.60
Journey duration 39 min
Connections per day 66
First departure 12:29
Last departure 23:48
Distance 26 mi
Departure Altrincham
Arrival Chester
Carriers Nationalrail, Northern rail, Mersey rail

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How long does the journey from Altrincham to Chester take by train?

The journey between Altrincham and Chester runs for about 26.7 mi and usually takes approximately 39 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 3 min. If you are trying to get from Altrincham to Chester as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the first and last departures from Altrincham to Chester?

The first daily departure from Altrincham to Chester leaves at 12:29, while the last journey of the day sets out at 23:48. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Altrincham and Chester. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

What are the stations on the Altrincham to Chester route?

You will be able to leave Altrincham by using stations such as Altrincham [ ALT ], Chester, Hale, Altrincham, Capenhurst, Bache and Navigation Road. These connect you to stations including Chester [ CTR ], Altrincham, Chester, Hale, Capenhurst, Navigation Road and Bache in Chester. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Altrincham or in Chester, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from Altrincham leave for Chester?

If you want to get from Altrincham to Chester, you can travel with providers such as Northern rail and Mersey rail. You will find a maximum number of 75 departures per day. On average, there are 66 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 66 direct journeys between Altrincham and Chester. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.


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