How to get here

By car

For Satelite Navigation systems our postcode is CH1 2LY. The M53, M56, M6 and A483 are all in close proximity to Chester providing excellent links from Liverpool, Manchester, North Wales and the south of England. On racedays, the Racecourse is signed from all the major routes into Chester.

For guidance on getting to Chester Racecourse on Racedays, visit the planning your day section on this website.

By train

The nearest train station to the racecourse is Chester where trains run every 15 minutes during the day and every 30 minutes in the evening between Liverpool City Centre stations and Chester. Mainline trains also come into this station. A Chester City / Rail Circular bus service is in place to take you from the train station to the racecourse if you don’t fancy the short walk for a small charge.

Merseyrail Day Saver Ticket
Make as many train journeys as you want throughout the day with a Merseyrail all zone Day Saver. Valid from 09:30, Monday to Friday and all day Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays on the Merseyrail network. Often even cheaper than a standard return ticket, it’s the easiest and cheapest way to get to the races! For details on local rail times into Chester, visit the Merseyrail website.

Merseyrail Family Ticket
Up to 2 adults and 3 children can enjoy unlimited travel on the Merseyrail network with a £10 Family ticket.  Valid for one day from 9.30am Monday to Friday and all day Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays on the Merseyrail network.