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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Widnes to Warrington Central
  2. Take the bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) Cat9a / ...

$10 - $12

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Bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Palace Fields, Halton Lea North to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) X30
  2. Take the bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) Cat9a / ...

$12

Line 62 bus, bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 62 bus from Runcorn High Street- Stand B to Wilderspool, Causeway Hotel (Menin Avenue) 62
  2. Take the bus from Wilderspool, Causeway Hotel (Menin Avenue) to Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) Cat9a / ...

$12

Train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Runcorn to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Greenbank

$23 - $62

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Runcorn to Northwich 12.7 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Runcorn to Northwich 12.7 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Runcorn to Northwich is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Runcorn to Northwich is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Runcorn to Northwich. However, there are services departing from Palace Fields, Halton Lea North and arriving at Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) via Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Runcorn to Northwich. However, there are services departing from Runcorn and arriving at Greenbank via Crewe and Chester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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

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The best way to get from Runcorn to Northwich without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 34 min and costs £7 - £10.

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It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Runcorn to Northwich, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Runcorn to Northwich.
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  • Distance: 10.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 34 min

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

You can take a bus from Runcorn to Northwich via Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) in around 1 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Runcorn to Northwich via Crewe and Chester in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Widnes to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Chester to Greenbank
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Widnes to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $2
Off-Peak Single
$2 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Single
$4 - $6
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Runcorn to Crewe
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
Train from Crewe to Chester
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $26
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Chester
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
Bus operators
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Wilderspool, Causeway Hotel (Menin Avenue) to Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
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
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from Runcorn High Street- Stand B to Wilderspool, Causeway Hotel (Menin Avenue)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
haltontransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Runcorn to Northwich
Ave. Duration
20 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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