Chester railway station

railway station in Newtown in the city of Chester, England

Chester railway station is a mainline railway station in the Newtown area of Chester in Cheshire, England.

Chester
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Platform 1 at Chester
Location
PlaceChester
Local authorityCheshire West and Chester
Operations
Station codeCTR
Managed byTransport for Wales
Platforms in use7
Live arrivals/departures and station information from National Rail
History
Key datesOpened 1848 (1848)
National Rail - UK railway stations
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The station, and the majority of trains that stop there, is managed by Transport for Wales. However, Avanti West Coast, Northern Trains and Merseyrail trains also stop at the station.

Between 1875 and 1969, the station was known as Chester General to distinguish it from the now closed Chester Northgate.

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