Chester is well served by the railway network and has frequent, fast rail links to London and major cities in the UK. Journey times are:
London 2 hours 10 minutess
Birmingham 2 hours
Manchester 1 hour 10 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutess
Liverpool is approximately 45 minutess away and there are four trains an hour between Liverpool and Chester.
The Chester Campus is twenty minutes walk from Chester Railway Station, and a taxi will cost approximately £5. A bus service runs at regular intervals between the Railway Station and Chester City Centre. Our Chester campus is only ten minutes walk from the city centre.
Holyhead and Liverpool both have ferry ports, which are within easy reach of Chester by road and rail. Holyhead is 1 hour 50 minutes by rail or 1 hour 30 minutes by road and has ferries to Dublin. Liverpool is 45 minutes by rail and 40 minutes by road and has ferries to Belfast, Dublin and Douglas, Isle of Man.
Manchester International Airport is 35 miles from Chester and can be reached in 40 minutes by road or 1 hour 10 minutes by rail. Liverpool Airport is 25 miles from Chester and can be reached in 35 minutes by road and in under 1 hour 30 minutes by public transport.