Chester tourist and travel information

Chester tourist and travel information

Chester Travel Information

Travel Information Chester, the county town of Cheshire, is the richest city in Britain for archaeological and architectural treasures from the time of the Roman occupation.

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bus and coach travel

Coaches Chester - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

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M 53 Motorway

Roads Chester - Travel by road - Chester is about 2 miles west of the M 53 Motorway. The M 53 Motorway links Chester to Birkenhead. Chester is about 25 miles from Birkenhead.

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M 56 Motorway

Roads Chester - Travel by road - Chester is about 4 miles south of Junction 15 of the M 56 Motorway. The M 56 Motorway links Manchester to Chester. Chester is about 40 miles from Manchester.

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www.nationalrail.co.uk Chester - Travel by train - Chester Railway Station, City Road, Chester, CH1 3NS. Ticket office. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Shops. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Whole station step free access. Taxi rank.

Arriva Trains Wales. Main Stations: Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street, Chester, Hereford, Shrewsbury, Swansea. Newport. Tel: 0845 6061 660. www.arrivatrainswales.co.uk

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Miles from town Chester is 6 miles south of Ellesmere Port and 25 miles south of Birkenhead.

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Shopping

Stores Chester - Shopping - Marks & Spencer, 22 Foregate Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 1HP. Tel: 01244 348441. British Home Store Chester - 41-45 Foregate Street, Cheshire, CH1 1HW. Tel: 0845 8410162.

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Sport

Sport Chester - Sport - Chester City FC, Saunders Honda Stadium, Bumpers Lane, Chester, CH1 4LT. Tel: 01244-371-376. Chester Racecourse, The Racecourse, Chester CH1 2LY. Tel: 01244 304600. Ten Pin Bowling. Chester Megabowl, Greyhound Retail Park, Sealand Road, Chester, CH1 4QG. Tel: 0871 550 1010. Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Tel:01244 372333

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Entertainment

Entertainment Chester - Entertainment - Chester Gateway, Hamilton Place, Chester CH1 2BH. Tel: 01244 340392. Cineworld Cinema, Chaser Court, Greyhound Retail Park, Sealand Road CH1 4QQ. Tel: 0871 200 2000.

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Other information Chester - Other information - Chester Zoo, Upton-by-Chester, Chester, CH2 1LH. Tel: 01244 380 280. Chester Zoo Hotel + Ticket Packages available here. Chester Cathedral, St Werburgh Street, Chester Tel: 01244 324756. Grosvenor Museum, 27 Grosvenor St, Chester, CH1 2DD, Tel: 01244 402 008. Among the interesting buildings in the Rows are the 17thC Bishop Lloyd's House.

The Parish of Chester contains the two most historic churches in Chester, St John's, the original Cathedral of Chester and St Peter's, the Guild Church of the City. St John's lies outside the city walls on a cliff above the north bank of the River Dee and is a Grade I listed building. St Peter's, also a Grade I listed building lies at the Cross on Eastgate Street in the centre of the city. (Tel:01244 403634). St John the Baptist Chester. Vicar's Lane/Little St John Street, Chester, CH1 1SN.

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Cheshire Map and Attractions

Chester is 195 miles from London. It is 49 miles from Wallesey to Macclesfield and 40 miles from Altrincham to Whitchurch.

Ferries Ferry Port indicated is Port of Liverpool

Airports Airports indicated are Manchester and Liverpool John Lennon Airport.

Roads Chester is about 4 miles south of Junction 15 of the M56 Motorway and 2 miles west of the M53 Motorway.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Chester.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Quarry Bank Mill and Styal Estate, Styal, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 4LA. Tel: 01625 527468.
Attraction 2 - Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 6QN. Tel: 01625 534400. nationaltrust.org.uk.
Attraction 3 - Chester Zoo, Upton-by-Chester, Chester, CH2 1LH. Tel: 01244 380 280
Attraction 4 - Little Moreton Hall, Congleton, Cheshire CW12 4SD. Tel: 01260 272018
Attraction 5 - Oulton Park Race Circuit, Little Budworth, Tarporley, Cheshire CW6 9BW. Tel: 01829 760 301. oultonpark.co.uk.

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For hotels accommodation in other areas nearby see Birkenhead hotels & Runcorn hotels.

For bed and breakfast accommodation in other areas nearby see Bed and breakfast in Northwich.

Chester - Local Information. Dewa Roman Experience 01244 343407 - Grosvenor Museum 01244 321616 - Boots the Chemist 01244 342852 - Northgate Arena Leisure Centre 01244 372333 Chester Library 01244 312935 - Please use links below for attractions in this area

Telephoning Chester from abroad - To dial a number in Chester from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Chester

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