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Getting from Chester to Bangor by train

Travel the picturesque route from Chester to Bangor, crossing the border into the scenic landscapes of North Wales. The journey covers around 70 miles and takes approximately an hour and a half.

Tickets for this scenic trip can be booked in advance for as low as £13.80.

Find the cheapest train tickets from Chester to Bangor

Use our Avanti Journey Planner to find the lowest fares for your Chester to Bangor travel and avoid any booking fees. If you’re travelling with your friends, our Group Tickets allow everyone to make some significant savings.

To always ensure the cheapest fare, you’ll also want to book an Advance Ticket. Released up to 12 weeks before your journey, they can save you up to 70% off your fare.

If you have the flexibility, travelling during Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak hours not only means a quieter train. It also means you’ll be able to take advantage of some of our cheapest fares available.

Travelling in comfort with Avanti

Although it’s only a short journey between Chester and Bangor, you are guaranteed comfort when you travel with us. With accommodating seats and the splendid scenery that you pass, you’ll have no trouble relaxing.

You can also stay connected with our dependable WiFi and keep your devices fully charged with your seat’s power socket. If you start to feel peckish, treat yourself to onboard snacks and drinks to make sure you arrive feeling your best.

Travelling from Chester?

Chester and its ancient city walls offer a historic escape to Roman and Medieval times, brimming with cultural spots to explore.

The iconic Rows are a must-visit during your time here, with their unique double-decker shopping galleries from the Middle Ages. Or, take a stroll along the River Dee and through Grosvenor Park to enjoy a relaxed moment.

Chester Station is conveniently located just a short walk from the city centre. It's the perfect starting point to dive into Chester's rich history and enjoy some refreshments ahead of your trip.

Travelling to Bangor?

Bangor, one of the smallest cities in the UK, is known for its University and close proximity to the Snowdonia National Park. It’s also the home of many popular historical sites like the Bangor Cathedral, built in the Sixth Century.

Arriving at Bangor Station gives you an ideal starting point for your visit. It is ideally placed to give access to all of the city and is your gateway to exploring the captivating landscapes of North Wales.

First Class service

Travel from Chester to Bangor with the added comfort of First Class. Indulge in free snacks and drinks, enjoy enhanced legroom and take advantage of a wider seat.

With a guaranteed table and power socket at your seat, you can work or relax as you travel. Pair all this with our committed and friendly staff ready to assist you with anything you need.

If you’re interested in enjoying a First Class experience with us, find out everything you need to know here.

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