There are 4 ways to get from Appleton Thorn to Runcorn by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Appleton Thorn, Appleton Hall (Arley Road) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) Cat8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Warrington Central to Widnes

$5 - $9

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Bus, line 62 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Appleton Thorn, Appleton Hall (Arley Road) to Wilderspool, Causeway Hotel (Menin Avenue) Cat8 / ...
  2. Take the line 62 bus from Wilderspool, Causeway Hotel (Menin Avenue) to Runcorn High Street Bus Station 62

$10

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Appleton Thorn to Runcorn 9.1 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Appleton Thorn to Runcorn 9.1 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Appleton Thorn to Runcorn is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Appleton Thorn to Runcorn is to taxi which costs £26 - £32 and takes 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Appleton Thorn to Runcorn station. However, there are services departing from Appleton Thorn, Appleton Hall (Arley Road) and arriving at Runcorn High Street Bus Station via Wilderspool, Causeway Hotel (Menin Avenue). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Appleton Thorn and Runcorn is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Appleton Thorn to Runcorn without a car is to bus and train which takes 50 min and costs £4 - £8.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Appleton Thorn to Runcorn, including transfers.

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Appleton Thorn to Runcorn bus services, operated by Network Warrington, depart from Appleton Thorn, Appleton Hall (Arley Road) station.

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Appleton Thorn to Runcorn bus services, operated by Halton Transport, arrive at Runcorn High Street Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Appleton Thorn to Runcorn.
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  • Distance: 7.8 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Appleton Thorn, England and Runcorn, England?

You can take a bus from Appleton Thorn to Runcorn via Wilderspool, Causeway Hotel (Menin Avenue) in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Warrington Central to Widnes
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $2
Off-Peak Single
$2 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Appleton Thorn, Appleton Hall (Arley Road) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Appleton Thorn, Appleton Hall (Arley Road) to Wilderspool, Causeway Hotel (Menin Avenue)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from Wilderspool, Causeway Hotel (Menin Avenue) to Runcorn High Street Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
haltontransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Appleton Thorn to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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