There are 4 ways to get from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park 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, bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. 10A / ...

$9 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus, line 34 bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. V1
  2. 34

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. 32 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  41 min

  1. 32 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Manchester, England and Knowsley Safari Park, England?

You can take a bus from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park via Leigh, Bus Station Access (Spinning Jenny Way), Leigh, King St/Leigh Bus Stn (Bus Stn Layby), St Helens Bus Station, and Prescot, Police Station in around 3 h 12 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Anns, Warrington Road to Prescot, Pennington Gardens (Houghton Street)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Leigh, King St/Leigh Bus Stn (Bus Stn Layby) to St Helens Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Anns, Warrington Road to Prescot, Pennington Gardens (Houghton Street)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from Rainhill Rail Station to Prescot, Pennington Gardens (Houghton Street)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
haltontransport.co.uk
Cumfy Bus
Phone
0871 200 2233
Email
info@cumfybus.co.uk
Website
cumfybus.co.uk
Bus from Rainhill Rail Station to Prescot, Pennington Gardens (Houghton Street)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cumfybus.co.uk
Maghull Coaches
Phone
0151 922 4284
Email
bookings@maghullcoaches.co.uk
Website
maghullcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Rainhill Rail Station to Prescot, Pennington Gardens (Houghton Street)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
maghullcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester and Knowsley Safari Park is 38 km. The road distance is 51 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park is to taxi which takes 41 min and costs £85 - £110.

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park. However, there are services departing from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Art Gallery (Property 14) and arriving at Prescot, Police Station via Leigh, King St/Leigh Bus Stn (Bus Stn Layby) and St Helens Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park, including transfers.