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There are 5 ways to get from Rainhill to Bootle by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Rainhill to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Seaforth, Durham Road X2 / ...

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 18 min

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

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rainhill to Bootle 14.8 miles

$55 - $65

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

$27 - $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 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 1 h 18 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 and bus which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Rainhill to Bootle, including transfers.

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

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Rainhill to Bootle train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, arrive at Seaforth & Litherland station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rainhill to Bootle is 15 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Rainhill to Bootle.

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There are 658+ hotels available in Bootle. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rainhill to Bootle.
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  • Distance: 11.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 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 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Seaforth, Durham Road
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rainhill to Bootle
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$26 - $40
Assist
$26 - $40
UberX
$27 - $40
Exec
$40 - $55
UberXL
$35 - $55
Taxi from Rainhill to Bootle
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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