There are 4 ways to get from Northwich to Runcorn by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Greenbank to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Runcorn

$24 - $61

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Bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) Cat9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Runcorn High Street- Stand A 110 / ...

$12

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Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Northwich to Runcorn 12.6 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Northwich to Runcorn 12.6 miles

$2 - $4

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No, there is no direct bus from Northwich to Runcorn. However, there are services departing from Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) and arriving at Runcorn High Street- Stand A via Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Northwich to Runcorn. However, there are services departing from Greenbank and arriving at Runcorn via Chester and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Northwich and Runcorn is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Northwich to Runcorn without a car is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Northwich to Runcorn, including transfers.

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Northwich to Runcorn bus services, operated by Network Warrington, depart from Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) station.

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Northwich to Runcorn train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Greenbank station.

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The best way to get from Northwich to Runcorn is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 29 min.

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Northwich to Runcorn bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at Runcorn High Street- Stand A station.

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Northwich to Runcorn train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Runcorn station.

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Map of how to get from Northwich to Runcorn.
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  • Distance: 10.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

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

You can take a train from Northwich to Runcorn via Chester and Crewe in around 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Northwich to Runcorn via Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Crewe
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Crewe
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $26
Train from Crewe to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
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
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Runcorn High Street- Stand A
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Runcorn High Street Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
haltontransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Northwich to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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Yes, the driving distance between Northwich to Runcorn is 13 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Northwich to Runcorn.

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