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

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Train  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Widnes to Birchwood

$3 - $8

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Bus, line 25 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Palace Fields, Halton Lea North to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) X30
  2. Take the line 25 bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Oakwood, Ordnance Avenue (Dunnock Grove) 25 / ...

$10

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Runcorn to Birchwood 12.7 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Runcorn to Birchwood 12.7 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Runcorn to Birchwood. However, there are services departing from Palace Fields, Halton Lea North and arriving at Oakwood, Ordnance Avenue (Dunnock Grove) via Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Widnes and arriving at Birchwood. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Runcorn and Birchwood is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Runcorn to Birchwood without a car is to train which takes 15 min and costs .

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The train from Widnes to Birchwood takes 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Runcorn to Birchwood bus services, operated by Arriva North West, depart from Palace Fields, Halton Lea North station.

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

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The best way to get from Runcorn to Birchwood is to train which takes 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 25 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 16 min.

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Runcorn to Birchwood bus services, operated by Network Warrington, arrive at Oakwood, Ordnance Avenue (Dunnock Grove) station.

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Runcorn to Birchwood train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Birchwood station.

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Map of how to get from Runcorn to Birchwood.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Runcorn, England and Birchwood, Warrington, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Runcorn to Birchwood hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 15 min. East Midlands Trains also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Runcorn to Birchwood via Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) in around 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Widnes to Birchwood
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Palace Fields, Halton Lea North to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Oakwood, Ordnance Avenue (Dunnock Grove)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Runcorn to Birchwood
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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Yes, the driving distance between Runcorn to Birchwood is 13 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Runcorn to Birchwood.

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