Chester Racecourse is located conveniently in the heart of the City of Chester and easily reachable via car and well-connected transport links. For Satellite Navigation systems the 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.
Cheshire West and Chester Council bus timetables, route maps and further information on public transport can be viewed on the Cheshire West and Chester Council website.
Park and Ride
Cheshire West and Chester Council operates four Park and Ride sites around the City at Boughton Heath (off the A41 Whitchurch Road - nearest postcode CH3 5QD), Sealand Road (on the A548 opposite the car dealerships - nearest postcode CH1 4LD), Upton (Zoo - nearest postcode CH2 4BA) and Wrexham Road (off the A483 opposite Chester Business Park - nearest postcode CH1 2LS). Please note, postcodes are the nearest approximate postcodes for location purposes, as these sites are not postal addresses.
Buses operate at the following times
Monday to Friday: every 12 minutes between 7am and 7pm
Saturdays: every 12 minutes between 8am and 7pm
Sundays and Bank Holidays: every 15 minutes between 9.30am and 6pm
Parking is free for Park and Ride customers. Tickets cost £2.00 (return) per adult and up to two children can travel free if accompanied by an adult.
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.
For details on local rail times into Chester, visit the Merseyrail website.
Merseyrail services run frequently between Chester and Liverpool throughout the day.