There are 6 ways to get from Aintree to Widnes by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Old Roan to Liverpool Central
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Widnes

$8 - $15

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Line 300 bus, bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Aintree Retail Park (Aintree Racecourse) to Queen Square Bus Station 300 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Ball O'Ditton, Chesnut Lodge 14 / ...

$5 - $9

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Line 300 bus, train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Aintree Retail Park (Aintree Racecourse) to Queen Square Bus Station 300 / ...
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Runcorn

$7 - $22

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aintree to Widnes 14.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Aintree to Widnes 14.4 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Aintree to Widnes 14.4 miles

$27 - $40

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No, there is no direct bus from Aintree to Widnes. However, there are services departing from Aintree Retail Park (Aintree Racecourse) and arriving at Ball O'Ditton, Chesnut Lodge via Queen Square Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aintree to Widnes. However, there are services departing from Old Roan and arriving at Widnes via Liverpool Lime Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Aintree and Widnes is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Aintree to Widnes without a car is to train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Aintree to Widnes, including transfers.

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Aintree to Widnes bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, depart from Aintree Retail Park (Aintree Racecourse) station.

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Aintree to Widnes train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Old Roan station.

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The best way to get from Aintree to Widnes is to train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 300 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 35 min.

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Aintree to Widnes bus services, operated by Halton Transport, arrive at Ball O'Ditton, Chesnut Lodge station.

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Aintree to Widnes train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Widnes station.

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Map of how to get from Aintree to Widnes.
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  • Distance: 11.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between Aintree, England and Widnes, England?

You can take a train from Aintree to Widnes via Liverpool Central and Liverpool Lime Street in around 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aintree to Widnes via Queen Square Bus Station in around 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Widnes
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Single
$8 - $12
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aintree Retail Park (Aintree Racecourse) to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Ball O'Ditton, Chesnut Lodge
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Ball O'Ditton, Chesnut Lodge
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
haltontransport.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Aintree to Widnes
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$26 - $40
Assist
$26 - $40
UberX
$27 - $40
Exec
$35 - $55
UberXL
$35 - $55
Taxi from Aintree to Widnes
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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Yes, the driving distance between Aintree to Widnes is 14 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Aintree to Widnes.

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There are 819+ hotels available in Widnes. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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