There are 4 ways to get from Liverpool to Shotton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level to Bidston
  2. Take the train from Bidston to Shotton High Level

$9 - $15

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Line 1 bus, bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Liverpool, Whitechapel (Met Quarter) to Chester Bus Interchange 1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Shotton, Ash Grove (Wellington House) 10A / ...

$12 - $14

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool to Shotton 17.9 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Shotton 17.9 miles

$3 - $6

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool to Shotton. However, there are services departing from Liverpool, Whitechapel (Met Quarter) and arriving at Shotton, Ash Grove (Wellington House) via Chester Bus Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Shotton. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level and arriving at Shotton High Level via Bidston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Shotton is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Shotton without a car is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Liverpool to Shotton, including transfers.

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Liverpool to Shotton bus services, operated by Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire, depart from Liverpool, Whitechapel (Met Quarter) station.

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Liverpool to Shotton train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Shotton is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 1 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 14 min.

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Liverpool to Shotton bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Shotton, Ash Grove (Wellington House) station.

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Liverpool to Shotton train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Shotton High Level station.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Shotton.
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  • Distance: 14.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Shotton, Wales?

You can take a train from Liverpool to Shotton via Bidston in around 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool to Shotton via Chester Bus Interchange in around 2 h 14 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level to Bidston
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
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
$6 - $10
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
First Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Liverpool, Whitechapel (Met Quarter) to Chester Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chester Bus Interchange (Chester Bus Exchange) to Shotton, Ash Grove (Wellington House)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Shotton, Ash Grove (Wellington House)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Chester
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Shotton, Ash Grove (Wellington House)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool to Shotton
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to Shotton is 18 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Liverpool to Shotton.

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