There are 3 ways to get from Northwich to Runcorn by bus, train, 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

Line 45 bus, train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 45 bus from Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) 45 / ...
  2. Take the train from Warrington Central to Widnes

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Northwich to Runcorn 12.6 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Northwich to Runcorn 12.6 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Northwich, England and Runcorn, England?

There is no direct connection from Northwich to Runcorn. However, you can take the line 45 bus to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square), take the walk to Warrington Central, then take the train to Widnes. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Runcorn.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Warrington Central to Widnes
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $3
Off-Peak Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Single
$4 - $7
Bus operators
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Northwich to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Northwich to Runcorn?

The distance between Northwich and Runcorn is 17 km. The road distance is 20 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Northwich to Runcorn?

The cheapest way to get from Northwich to Runcorn is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Northwich to Runcorn?

The quickest way to get from Northwich to Runcorn is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £35 - £45.

How long does it take to get from Northwich to Runcorn?

It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Northwich to Runcorn, including transfers.