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There are 5 ways to get from Bootle to Runcorn by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 300 bus, train  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Bootle, Park Street to Queen Square Bus Station 300
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Runcorn

$7 - $21

4 alternative options

Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Seaforth & Litherland to Liverpool Central
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Runcorn

$8 - $24

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bootle to Runcorn 20.2 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Bootle to Runcorn 20.2 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Bootle to Runcorn 20.2 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bootle to Runcorn is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bootle to Runcorn is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bootle to Runcorn. However, there are services departing from Seaforth & Litherland and arriving at Runcorn via Liverpool Lime Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Bootle and Runcorn is 15 miles. The road distance is 20.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bootle to Runcorn without a car is to line 300 bus and train which takes 48 min and costs £5 - £17.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Bootle to Runcorn, including transfers.

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Bootle to Runcorn train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Seaforth & Litherland station.

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Bootle to Runcorn train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Runcorn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bootle to Runcorn is 20 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Bootle to Runcorn.

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There are 844+ hotels available in Runcorn. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bootle to Runcorn.
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  • Distance: 14.7 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Bootle, England and Runcorn, England?

You can take a train from Bootle to Runcorn via Liverpool Central and Liverpool Lime Street in around 54 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Seaforth & Litherland to Liverpool Central
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $2
Off-Peak Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bootle, Park Street to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Bootle to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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uber.com
Access
$35 - $50
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $55
Exec
$50 - $75
UberXL
$50 - $75
Taxi from Bootle to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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