Covid-19 - You can now use buses and trains for leisure travel, but please check current advice before travelling.

Car-free offer: Free entry *

How to get toDelamere Forestcar-free

COVID-19 advice

For the latest information on opening dates, times and arrangements please see website.  

Please follow current advice about using public transport. Cyclists welcome – plan your route here.

Step-by-step directions

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How to get to Delamere Forest car-free:

There are hourly trains from Chester (15 mins) and Manchester Piccadilly to Delamere.

Train times and tickets

From the station it's an easy half-mile walk to the visitor centre - see map.

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About Delamere Forest

Just 15 minutes train ride from Chester, Delamere is the perfect place to escape the crowds and enjoy the peace of the forest.

There's a choice of three walking trails to suit all abilities and two cycling trails - with bike hire available on site. Families can let off steam with segway, orienteering and tree-top adventures.

  • County: Cheshire
  • Address: Linmere, Delamere, Northwich CW8 2HZ
  • Refreshments: on-site cafe
  • * Car-free offer: free entry (parking charge for cars)

Plan your door-to-door journey

Please check current advice before travelling

Reverse Route

About Delamere Forest

Just 15 minutes train ride from Chester, Delamere is the perfect place to escape the crowds and enjoy the peace of the forest.

There's a choice of three walking trails to suit all abilities and two cycling trails - with bike hire available on site. Families can let off steam with segway, orienteering and tree-top adventures.

  • County: Cheshire
  • Address: Linmere, Delamere, Northwich CW8 2HZ
  • Refreshments: on-site cafe
  • * Car-free offer: free entry (parking charge for cars)
Bike routes

National Route 70 passes nearby – it’s a 12.5 mile cycle from Chester, or you can bring your bike on the train. There’s also cycle hire on site.

Handy Tips

Two people travelling by train to Delamere can get 25% off with a Duo ticket.

Look out for the Good Journey Mark – where car-free visitors are welcome and enjoy a discount

Visit car-free in 2020!