There are 8 ways to get from London to Wirral Peninsula by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester

$110 - $169

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Chester National Express

$24 - $32

6 alternative options

Train via Tile Hill  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Tile Hill
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Chester

$81 - $126

Drive  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Drive from London to Wirral Peninsula 212.1 miles

$45 - $70

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street

$111 - $317

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street

$102 - $365

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street

$84 - $208

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Take the train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Eastham Rake

$121 - $274

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The cheapest way to get from London to Wirral Peninsula is to bus which costs £18 - £25 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Wirral Peninsula is to train which costs £80 - £130 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Wirral Peninsula. However, there are services departing from London Euston and arriving at Hooton via Chester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between London and Wirral Peninsula is 174 miles. The road distance is 212.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Wirral Peninsula without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £80 - £130.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from London to Wirral Peninsula, including transfers.

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London to Wirral Peninsula train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from London Euston station.

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The best way to get from London to Wirral Peninsula is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £80 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £25 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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London to Wirral Peninsula train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Chester station.

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Map of how to get from London to Wirral Peninsula.
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  • Distance: 174.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

What companies run services between London, England and Wirral Peninsula, Cheshire, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London to Wirral Peninsula hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $170 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Wirral Peninsula once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $23 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Chester
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Eastham Rake
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $3
Off-Peak Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Chester
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com

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