There are 5 ways to get from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station by bus, train, 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

Line 297 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 297 bus from Kirkby Bus Station to St Helens, Bickerstaffe Street (The Hardshaw Centre) 297

$7

4 alternative options

Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Kirkby to Wigan Wallgate
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to St Helens Central

$8 - $13

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station 8.3 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station 8.3 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station 8.3 miles

$16 - $25

What companies run services between Kirkby, Knowsley, England and St Helens Central Station, England?

Htns operates a bus from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station once daily. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station via Wigan Wallgate and Wigan North Western in around 54 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Kirkby to Wigan Wallgate
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to St Helens Central
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Htns
Bus from Kirkby Bus Station to St Helens, Bickerstaffe Street (The Hardshaw Centre)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
ACCESS
$15 - $22
ASSIST
$15 - $23
uberX
$16 - $25
UberExec
$25 - $40
uberXL
$24 - $35
Taxi from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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 Kirkby to St Helens Central Station?

The distance between Kirkby and St Helens Central Station is 11 km. The road distance is 13 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station?

The cheapest way to get from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station?

The quickest way to get from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs £24 - £30.

Is there a direct train between Kirkby and St Helens Central Station?

No, there is no direct train from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station. However, there are services departing from Kirkby and arriving at St Helens Central via Wigan North Western. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

Is there a direct bus between Kirkby and St Helens Central Station?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kirkby Bus Station and arriving at St Helens, Bickerstaffe Street (The Hardshaw Centre). Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

How long does it take to get from Kirkby to St Helens Central Station?

The line 297 bus from Kirkby Bus Station to St Helens, Bickerstaffe Street (The Hardshaw Centre) takes 42 min including transfers and departs once daily.