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Duration 53 min
Distance 8.7 miles
Average price £17
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Great Sankey and Runcorn takes 53 min and the fastest train takes 30 min. There is an hourly train service from Great Sankey to Runcorn. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Warrington West
  2. Runcorn
43 min
£7 - £25

Great Sankey to Runcorn train times

Trains run hourly between Great Sankey and Runcorn. The earliest departure is at 06:00 in the morning, and the last departure from Great Sankey is at 21:22 which arrives into Runcorn at 21:59. All services require a transfer at Liverpool South Parkway and take an average of 53 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Great Sankey to Runcorn. However, there are services departing from Warrington West and arriving at Runcorn via Liverpool South Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Great Sankey and Runcorn is 5 miles. The road distance is 8.7 miles.

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Great Sankey to Runcorn train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Warrington West station.

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Great Sankey to Runcorn train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Liverpool South Parkway station.

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There are 1234+ hotels available in Runcorn. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Great Sankey and Runcorn?

Northern Rail operates a train from Warrington West to Liverpool South Parkway hourly. Tickets cost £5 - £9 and the journey takes 22 min.
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