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There are 5 ways to get from Runcorn to Wrexham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 3 min

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

$22 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus, line 1 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Palace Fields, Halton Lea South to Hoole Bridge Shops X30
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Chester, Railway Station to Wrexham, Bus Station 1

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Train, line 1 bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Chester, Railway Station to Wrexham, Bus Station 1

$13 - $36

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Runcorn to Wrexham 30.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Runcorn to Wrexham 30.2 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Runcorn to Wrexham is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Runcorn to Wrexham is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Runcorn to Wrexham station. However, there are services departing from Palace Fields, Halton Lea South and arriving at Wrexham, Bus Station via Chester, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Runcorn to Wrexham. However, there are services departing from Runcorn and arriving at Wrexham General via Crewe and Chester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Runcorn and Wrexham is 23 miles. The road distance is 30.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Runcorn to Wrexham without a car is to train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £16 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Runcorn to Wrexham, including transfers.

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

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Runcorn to Wrexham train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Runcorn station.

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The best way to get from Runcorn to Wrexham is to train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £16 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus and line 1 bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Runcorn to Wrexham.
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  • Distance: 23.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

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

You can take a train from Runcorn to Wrexham via Crewe and Chester in around 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Runcorn to Wrexham via Hoole Bridge Shops and Chester, Railway Station in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Runcorn to Crewe
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 2 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 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $26
Train from Chester to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
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
Train from Chester to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Palace Fields, Halton Lea South to Hoole Bridge Shops
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station to Wrexham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Runcorn to Wrexham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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

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Runcorn to Wrexham train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Wrexham General station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Runcorn to Wrexham is 30 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Runcorn to Wrexham.

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