There are 5 ways to get from Birkenhead to Deeside by train, bus, taxi or car

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 44 min

  1. Take the train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Bidston
  2. Take the train from Bidston to Shotton High Level

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus, bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Birkenhead, Grange Road East to Ellesmere Port, Bus Station 1
  2. Take the bus from Cheshire Oaks, Blue Planet Aquarium to Aston, Plough Inn 5

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Train, line 4 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Chester
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Broughton, Arriva Depot (Arriva Cymru Depot) 4 / ...

$12 - $29

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birkenhead to Deeside 15.5 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Birkenhead to Deeside 15.5 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Birkenhead, England and Deeside, Wales?

You can take a train from Birkenhead to Deeside via Bidston in around 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birkenhead to Deeside via Cheshire Oaks, Blue Planet Aquarium in around 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Bidston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Chester
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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 Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Bidston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $3
Off-Peak Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Single
$4 - $7
Train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Chester
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Single
$13 - $20
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bidston to Shotton High Level
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
First Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Chester
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
Bus operators
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Birkenhead, Grange Road East to Ellesmere Port, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cheshire Oaks, Blue Planet Aquarium to Aston, Plough Inn
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Broughton, Arriva Depot (Arriva Cymru Depot)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Birkenhead to Deeside
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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 Birkenhead to Deeside?

The distance between Birkenhead and Deeside is 22 km. The road distance is 25 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Birkenhead to Deeside?

The cheapest way to get from Birkenhead to Deeside is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Birkenhead to Deeside?

The quickest way to get from Birkenhead to Deeside is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs £40 - £55.

Is there a direct train between Birkenhead and Deeside?

No, there is no direct train from Birkenhead to Deeside. However, there are services departing from Birkenhead Hamilton Square and arriving at Shotton High Level via Bidston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

Is there a direct bus between Birkenhead and Deeside?

No, there is no direct bus from Birkenhead to Deeside. However, there are services departing from Birkenhead, Grange Road East and arriving at Aston, Plough Inn via Cheshire Oaks, Blue Planet Aquarium. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

How long does it take to get from Birkenhead to Deeside?

It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Birkenhead to Deeside, including transfers.