Venue & Travel
Crowne Plaza Chester
The closest station to the Crowne Plaza is Chester Railway Station. The venue is approximately 0.9 miles from the station and can be reached easily on foot with a 19-minute walk via City Road and Foregate Street. Alternatively, there are several buses going between the station and the venue’s closest stop, Grosvenor Street, which takes a rough total commute time of 10 minutes.
Crowne Plaza Chester is about 25 miles from the Liverpool John Lennon Airport. A taxi will take around 40 minutes to and from LJLA or, alternatively, can also be accessed via train with a 1 hour 45-minute commute time on the Merseyrail Service from Liverpool Lime Street. The closest bus stop to the venue is Grosvenor Street which is 6 minutes’ walk away from the Crowne Plaza.
Coming from the North, join the M56 towards Chester/Warrington/ Manchester/Birmingham and use the left lane at the 15-Stoak Interchange junction to follow signs for the M53 towards Chester/Wrexham. At junction 12, take the A56 exit to Chester and continue to the Hoole Island junction to take the 3rd exit on to Warrington Road. After 0.5 miles, you’ll arrive at the Hoole Roundabout at which you should take the 2nd exit on to Hoole Road/A56. At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit on to St. Oswald’s Way/A5268 and at the following roundabout, take the 2nd exit again on to St. Martin’s Way/A5268. After approximately, 0.4 miles turn left on to Princess Street and then right on to Trinity Street to arrive at Crowne Plaza Chester which will be on the right.
From the South, at junction 3a of the M40, use the left 2 lanes to take the M42/Railway Station/Airport exit to M1/M6/Birmingham and merge onto the M42. At junction 7, use the 2nd from left lane to take the M6 (N) exit to Birmingham and keep right at the fork to merge on to the M6. After 12 miles keep right to stay on M6 and then after 8 miles, keep to the left of the fork to continue on the M54, following signs to Wales/Telford/Wolverhampton. At junction 3, take the A41 exit to Whitchurch/Weston and at the roundabout take the 3rd exit on to Newport Road/A41. At the next roundabout, take the 2nd exit to stay on the A41 again and at the following three roundabouts take the 2nd exit towards the Newport Bypass/A41. At Prees Heath, take the 3rd exit on to Heath Road and a slight left towards A41. Take the exits towards the A41 for the next 3 roundabouts and following on from this, take a slight right on to Boughton Heath Junction. Continue to follow the A51 onto Whitchurch Road and Christleton Road and then continue straight on to Foregate Street, following The Bars/A5268. Use the middle lane to turn slightly left on to St. Oswald’s Way and at the next roundabout take the 1st exit on to St. Oswald’s Way/A5268. Take the 2nd exit on the next roundabout on to St. Martin’s Way/A5268 and after approximately, 0.4 miles turn left on to Princess Street and then right on to Trinity Street to arrive at Crowne Plaza Chester which will be on the right.
*Limited parking spaces are available at the venue, however, these will be offered on a first come, first served basis and are charged at £10 per 24 hours.