There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool to Switch Island 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, line 300 bus  •  27 min

  1. 300 / ...

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus  •  40 min

  1. 300 / ...

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. 7.5 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  12 min

  1. 7.5 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  12 min

  1. 7.5 miles

$16 - $23

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Switch Island, England?

Arriva Merseyside operates a bus from Liverpool to Sefton every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Old Roan Station to Woodend, The Cresent (The Crescent)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Woodend, The Cresent (The Crescent)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Liverpool to Sefton
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
uberACCESS
$15 - $23
uberASSIST
$15 - $23
uberX
$16 - $23
UberExec
$23 - $35
uberXL
$21 - $35
Taxi from Liverpool to Sefton
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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 Liverpool and Switch Island is 9 km. The road distance is 12 km.

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Switch Island is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Switch Island is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs £22 - £27.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Queen Square Bus Station and arriving at Woodend, The Cresent (The Crescent). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

It takes approximately 27 min to get from Liverpool to Switch Island, including transfers.