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.

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Train, bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Rainhill
  2. Take the bus from Rainhill Rail Station to Prescot, Houghton Street 61A / ...

$9 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus, line 34 bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery to Leigh, Bus Station Access (Spinning Jenny Way) V1
  2. Take the line 34 bus from Leigh Bus Station to St Helens Bus Station 34
  3. Take the bus from St Helens Bus Station to Prescot, Knowsley Park Lane (Police Station) 10A / ...

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park 32 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park 32 miles

$6 - $10

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park station. However, there are services departing from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery and arriving at Prescot, Knowsley Park Lane (Police Station) via Leigh Bus Station and St Helens Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Manchester and Knowsley Safari Park is 24 miles. The road distance is 32 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £6 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park, including transfers.

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Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park bus services, operated by First, depart from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery station.

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Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at Prescot, Knowsley Park Lane (Police Station).

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Map of how to get from Manchester to Knowsley Safari Park.
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  • Distance: 23.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

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 Bus Station, St Helens Bus Station, and Prescot, Knowsley Park Lane (Police Station) in around 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from Rainhill Rail Station to Prescot, Houghton Street
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
haltontransport.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, Houghton Street
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Helens Bus Station to Prescot, Knowsley Park Lane (Police Station)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Anns, Warrington Road to Prescot, Houghton Street
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Leigh Bus Station to St Helens Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Helens Bus Station to Prescot, Knowsley Park Lane (Police Station)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Cumfy Bus
Phone
0871 200 2233
Email
info@cumfybus.co.uk
Website
cumfybus.co.uk
Bus from Rainhill Rail Station to Prescot, Houghton Street
Ave. Duration
26 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, 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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