There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool to Shotton 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 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

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level to Bache
  2. Take the bus from Bache, Egerton Arms PH to Shotton, Ash Grove (Wellington House) 9 / ...

$8 - $17

3 alternative options

Line 1 bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Liverpool, Whitechapel (Met Quarter) to Bache, Egerton Arms PH 1 / ...

$10 - $13

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Shotton is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Shotton is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 26 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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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Liverpool to Shotton, including transfers.

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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 Bache, Egerton Arms PH. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 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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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, Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire operates a bus from Liverpool to Shotton hourly. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level to Bidston
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level to Bache
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 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
Train from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level to Bache
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$10 - $16
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 UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bache, Egerton Arms PH to Shotton, Ash Grove (Wellington House)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bache, Countess Hospital (Countess of Chester Hospital) to Shotton, Ash Grove (Wellington House)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Liverpool, Whitechapel (Met Quarter) to Bache, Egerton Arms PH
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
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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