Travelling by public transport

Park & Ride 

The Countess has partnered with Cheshire West and Chester Council to introduce a Park and Ride scheme for patients and visitors to our Chester hospital. Available from the Council’s Upton and Wrexham Road Park and Ride car parks, buses now stop directly outside the Countess on Liverpool Road and run every 12 minutes. The cost is £1 per return journey with a maximum stay of 6 hours.

Park and Ride bus times:

Monday to Friday: 7am to 7pm

Saturday: 8am -7pm

Sunday and Bank Holidays: 9am – 6pm

Buses will run every 12 minutes

To view the Park and Ride bus schedule visit: www.cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk/residents/transport-and-roads/public-transport/buses/park-and-ride.aspx

Buses

Arriva

Chester services from www.arriva.co.uk - A link to all the services Arriva run in the Chester area. Including basic timetable information and some route maps. You can catch the X2 bus from Chester Bus Station that drops you right outside the hospital.
 
First Group Chester & Wirral

Chester & Wirral services from www.firstgroup.com - First run a number of routes in the region, particularly linking Chester with the Wirral and Merseyside. The site has route maps, timetable and fare information.

Trains

The Countess of Chester Hospital is just a 5 minute walk from Bache train station which is one stop away from Chester station on the Wirral Line.

Merseytravel

For details of bus routes and timetables into Chester from Merseyide www.merseytravel.gov.uk

National Rail

The gateway to the UK's national rail network www.nationalrail.co.uk