There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Wigan Wallgate
  2. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Rainford

£11 - £20

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Train, bus via Warrington, Bus Interchange  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Warrington Central
  2. Take the bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange to St Helens Bus Station 329
  3. Take the bus from St Helens Bus Station to Rainford, Whalley Avenue 38 / ...

£10 - £18

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1h 57m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Earlestown
  2. Take the bus from Earlestown, Earlstown Station to St Helens Bus Station 34A / ...
  3. Take the bus from St Helens Bus Station to Rainford, Whalley Avenue 38 / ...

£10 - £27

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford 28.8 miles

£60 - £80

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford 28.8 miles

£5 - £8

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford is to taxi which costs £60 - £80 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Rainford via Wigan Wallgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 48m.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Rainford is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford without a car is to train which takes 1h 48m and costs £10 - £20.

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It takes approximately 1h 48m to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford, including transfers.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Rainford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford is 29 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford.

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What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Rainford, England?

You can take a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford via Wigan Wallgate in around 1h 48m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Wigan Wallgate
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£10 - £15
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Rainford
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£2 - £4
Anytime Day 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Earlestown
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£7 - £10
Anytime Day 1st Class
£9 - £13
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£7 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£8 - £12
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£2 - £5
Off-Peak Single
£5 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Single
£8 - £12
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Earlestown, Earlstown Station to St Helens Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Helens Bus Station to Rainford, Whalley Avenue
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange to St Helens Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Hattons Travel
Phone
01744 811818
Email
info@hattonstravel.co.uk
Website
hattonstravel.co.uk
Bus from Earlestown, Earlstown Station to St Helens, Bickerstaffe Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Hattons Travel
Huyton Travel
Phone
0151 449 3868
Email
info@huytontravel.co.uk
Website
huytontravel.co.uk
Bus from St Helens Bus Station to Rainford, Whalley Avenue
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Huyton Travel
Link Network Bus Services
Phone
0800 505 3214
Website
linknetworkbus.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange to St Helens Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Link Network Bus Services
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rainford
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
£60 - £80
STS Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 864 1212
Website
stscars.co.uk
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
MMA Transfers
Phone
+44 161 327 0405
Website
mmatransfers.com
Manchester Taxi Service
Phone
+44 161 270 8701
Website
manchestertaxiservice.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
All United Manchester Taxis
Phone
+44 161 224 2424
Website
all-united.co.uk

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