There are 5 ways to get from Bootle to Runcorn 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  •  53 min

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

$8 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Seaforth, Riversdale Road to Queen Square Bus Station X2
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Runcorn

$8 - $24

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bootle to Runcorn 20.2 miles

$75 - $95

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

$40 - $60

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 53 min.

Train operators
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Bootle to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
uberACCESS
$35 - $55
uberASSIST
$35 - $55
uberX
$40 - $60
uberXL
$55 - $80
UberExec
$55 - $80
Taxi from Bootle to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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

The distance between Bootle and Runcorn is 23 km. The road distance is 32 km.

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

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

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 53 min.

It takes approximately 53 min to get from Bootle to Runcorn, including transfers.