Trains from Bristol to Chester

Bristol to Chester train information

Bristol Chester train map

Train duration 3h15m
Arrival Chester, England
Departure Bristol, England
Distance 121 Miles
Lowest train price from £37.40
Average train price £91.00

Which operators can I use?

The journey from Bristol, situated in England and Chester, which is in England is well served by trains. Use our travel search engine to search for your ticket and see the rail company for this journey.

How far is it by train?

On average, the journey takes around 3h15m by train because of the 121 miles to travel to Chester from Bristol. The journey time will vary depending if your train is direct or with stops.

How much does it costs?

According to our data, the starting price to take the train in the next 180 days is £37.40. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a discount card.

Best prices for Bristol to Chester train tickets

from £37.40 MORE 2h55m

Bristol - Chester prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Bristol to Chester by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Bristol - Chester: the best time to book cheap trains

Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute

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Days before Departure

The table above is based on the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train is bought. Purchasing your train from Bristol to Chester in advance should enable you to spend less for your trip.

We found tickets available from £28 when booking your ticket 15 days in advance which is 20% cheaper than the best ticket we found when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Bristol to Chester trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Bristol and Chester by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Chester to Bristol and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Bristol
Temple Meads
Chester
£37.40 19/07/2024 08:58 28 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Chester
£97.60 19/07/2024 08:00 28 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Chester
£97.60 19/07/2024 09:00 28 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Chester
£102.90 19/07/2024 09:35 28 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Chester
£102.90 19/07/2024 09:35 28 days ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
Chester
£102.90 19/07/2024 08:35 28 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Bristol Chester train

Discount Bristol - Chester train tickets

National Railcards can offer great value for money if you're travelling by train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you can get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to save money for your Bristol Chester train ticket.

The main benefit of using a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to be profitable.

You will need to purchase at least £88 of train tickets throughout the duration of the railcard's validity for the card to be worthwile. This number corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you buy afterwards, you will save money.

As an example, train tickets from Bristol to Chester cost on average £90.22 (1). If you're dividing £88 by £90.22 (£88/£90.22 = 0.98), it turns out that after only 1 one way journeys from Chester to Bristol, the railcard will have paid for itself.

The cost to buy a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to have a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most adult fares for a complete year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Bristol to Chester train £90.22 £60.14 £30.07 0.98

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare