Chester to Betws-y-Coed by train

  • First train
    08:55
  • Last train
    00:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 23m
  • Distance
    63 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 3m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Chester to Betws-y-Coed by train

Fast trains from Chester to Betws-y-Coed take around 1 hour and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 63 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Chester and Betws-y-Coed.

1. Are there direct trains from Chester to Betws-y-Coed?

Journeys between Chester and Betws-y-Coed usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Chester to Betws-y-Coed every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Chester to Betws-y-Coed?

The Chester to Betws-y-Coed train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Chester to Betws-y-Coed train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Betws-y-Coed is usually scheduled to depart Chester around 08:55 and the last train is around 00:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Chester around 08:56, and the last at 00:40.

When to book Chester to Betws-y-Coed train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Chester to Betws-y-Coed by train.

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Which train companies operate between Chester and Betws-y-Coed?

More than one train company operates on the route from Chester to Betws-y-Coed, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Avanti West Coast
  • Transport For Wales
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.