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Duration 6h 29m
Distance 241.3 miles
Average price £183
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Norwich and Runcorn takes 6h 29m and the fastest train takes 4h 44m. There is a train service every few hours from Norwich 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. Norwich
  2. Ely
  3. Nuneaton
  4. Runcorn
5h 20m
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£94 - £307

Norwich to Runcorn train times

Trains run hourly between Norwich and Runcorn. The earliest departure is at 14:03 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Norwich is at 22:03 which arrives into Runcorn at 09:03. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 29m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Norwich to Runcorn. However, there are services departing from Norwich and arriving at Runcorn via Ely, Nuneaton and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between Norwich and Runcorn is 176 miles. The road distance is 241.3 miles.

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Norwich to Runcorn train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Norwich station.

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Norwich to Runcorn train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Crewe station.

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