There are 5 ways to get from Aintree to Widnes by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 7 min

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

$9 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus, train  •  1 h 12 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 - $23

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aintree to Widnes 14.4 miles

$55 - $70

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

$29 - $40

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 7 min.

Train operators
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Old Roan to Liverpool Central
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Widnes
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
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
$7 - $10
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $5
Off-Peak Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Single
$8 - $13
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Widnes
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Aintree to Widnes
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
ACCESS
$27 - $40
ASSIST
$27 - $40
uberX
$29 - $40
UberExec
$40 - $60
uberXL
$40 - $60
Taxi from Aintree to Widnes
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Aintree to Widnes?

The distance between Aintree and Widnes is 19 km. The road distance is 23 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Aintree to Widnes?

The cheapest way to get from Aintree to Widnes is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Aintree to Widnes?

The quickest way to get from Aintree to Widnes is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs £40 - £50.

Is there a direct train between Aintree and Widnes?

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 7 min.

How long does it take to get from Aintree to Widnes?

It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Aintree to Widnes, including transfers.