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There are 6 ways to get from Runcorn to Mold by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the train from Runcorn to Chester
  2. Take a taxi from Shotton to Mold

£34 - £45

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Bus  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Beechwood, Arriva Depot to Chester Bus Interchange X30
  2. Take the bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Mold, Bus Station X4 / ...

£6 - £8

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Train, bus  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the train from Runcorn to Chester
  2. Take the bus from Chester, Railway Station to Mold, Bus Station X4 / ...

£17 - £24

Bus via Palace Fields, Halton Lea North  •  2h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Palace Fields, Halton Lea North to Chester Bus Interchange 2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Mold, Bus Station X4 / ...

£7 - £9

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Runcorn to Mold 26.2 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Runcorn to Mold 26.2 miles

£4 - £6

Runcorn → Mold
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The most affordable way to get from Runcorn to Mold is to drive, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Runcorn to Mold is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Runcorn to Mold station. However, there are services departing from Beechwood, Arriva Depot and arriving at Mold, Bus Station via Chester Bus Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Runcorn and Mold is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Runcorn to Mold without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1h 31m and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1h 31m to get from Runcorn to Mold, including transfers.

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Runcorn to Mold bus services, operated by Arriva North West, depart from Beechwood, Arriva Depot station.

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Runcorn to Mold bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Mold, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Runcorn to Mold is 26 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Runcorn to Mold.

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  • Distance: 20.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 31m

What companies run services between Runcorn, England and Mold, Wales?

You can take a bus from Runcorn to Mold via Chester Bus Interchange in around 2h 15m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station to Mold, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Arriva Cymru
Bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Mold, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Arriva Cymru
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Beechwood, Arriva Depot to Chester Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Arriva North West
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Palace Fields, Halton Lea North to Chester Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Other operators
Taxi from Shotton to Mold
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£17 - £21
Direct Cars
Phone
+44 1244 814 400
Deeside Cars
Phone
+44 1244 816 606

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