There are 6 ways to get from Rainhill to Bootle by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Rainhill to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Central to Seaforth & Litherland

$7 - $10

5 alternative options

Line 61 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 61 bus from St Anns, Lawton Road to Liverpool, Hawke Street 61

$9 - $11

Line 61 bus, bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 61 bus from St Anns, Lawton Road to Queen Square Bus Station 61
  2. Take the bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Seaforth, Durham Road X2 / ...

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rainhill to Bootle 14.8 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Rainhill to Bootle 14.8 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rainhill to Bootle 14.8 miles

$28 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Rainhill to Bootle is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainhill to Bootle is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rainhill to Bootle. However, there are services departing from St Anns, Lawton Road and arriving at Seaforth, Durham Road via Queen Square Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rainhill to Bootle. However, there are services departing from Rainhill and arriving at Seaforth & Litherland via Liverpool Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Rainhill and Bootle is 11 miles. The road distance is 14.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Rainhill to Bootle without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Rainhill to Bootle, including transfers.

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Rainhill to Bootle bus services, operated by Halton Transport, depart from St Anns, Lawton Road station.

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Rainhill to Bootle train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Rainhill station.

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The best way to get from Rainhill to Bootle is to train which takes 52 min and costs £5 - £8. Alternatively, you can line 61 bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Rainhill to Bootle.
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  • Distance: 11.2 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Rainhill, England and Bootle, England?

You can take a train from Rainhill to Bootle via Liverpool Lime Street and Liverpool Central in around 52 min. Alternatively, Halton Transport operates a bus from Rainhill to Bootle hourly. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from St Anns, Lawton Road to Liverpool, Hawke Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from St Anns, Lawton Road to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
haltontransport.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Seaforth, Durham Road
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Seaforth, Durham Road
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Avon Buses
Phone
0151 608 8000
Bus from Liverpool, Hood street (Queen Square Bus Station) to Seaforth, Durham Road
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rainhill to Bootle
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$26 - $40
Assist
$26 - $40
UberX
$28 - $40
Exec
$40 - $55
UberXL
$35 - $55
Taxi from Rainhill to Bootle
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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