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

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Line 61 bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the line 61 bus from Rainhill, Lawton Road to Widnes, Vicarage Road 39 / ...

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Train  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Rainhill to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Runcorn

$9 - $24

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rainhill to Runcorn 8.6 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Rainhill to Runcorn 8.6 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rainhill to Runcorn 8.6 miles

$16 - $25

Walk  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Walk from Rainhill to Runcorn 6.3 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Rainhill to Runcorn is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainhill to Runcorn is to taxi which costs £25 - £31 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rainhill, Lawton Road and arriving at Widnes, Vicarage Road. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rainhill to Runcorn. However, there are services departing from Rainhill and arriving at Runcorn via Liverpool Lime Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Rainhill and Runcorn is 5 miles. The road distance is 8.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Rainhill to Runcorn without a car is to line 61 bus which takes 24 min and costs .

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The line 61 bus from Rainhill, Lawton Road to Widnes, Vicarage Road takes 24 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Rainhill to Runcorn bus services, operated by Halton Transport, depart from Rainhill, Lawton Road station.

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

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The best way to get from Rainhill to Runcorn is to line 61 bus which takes 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £6 - £19 and takes 57 min.

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Map of how to get from Rainhill to Runcorn.
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  • Distance: 5.1 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

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

Halton Transport operates a bus from Rainhill to Runcorn once daily, and the journey takes 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rainhill to Runcorn via Liverpool Lime Street in around 57 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from Rainhill, Lawton Road to Widnes, Vicarage Road
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
haltontransport.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rainhill to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$16 - $23
Assist
$16 - $23
UberX
$16 - $25
Exec
$24 - $35
UberXL
$23 - $35
Taxi from Rainhill to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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Rainhill to Runcorn bus services, operated by Halton Transport, arrive at Widnes, Vicarage Road station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rainhill to Runcorn is 9 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Rainhill to Runcorn.

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