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There are 5 ways to get from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 17 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 17 bus from St Helens, Bickerstaffe Street to Widnes, Green Oaks 17

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from St Helens Central to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Runcorn

$9 - $25

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn 11.5 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn 11.5 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn 11.5 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Helens, Bickerstaffe Street and arriving at Widnes, Green Oaks. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn. However, there are services departing from St Helens Central and arriving at Runcorn via Liverpool Lime Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between St Helens Central Station and Runcorn is 8 miles. The road distance is 11.5 miles.

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The best way to get from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn without a car is to line 17 bus which takes 30 min and costs .

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The line 17 bus from St Helens, Bickerstaffe Street to Widnes, Green Oaks takes 30 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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St Helens Central Station to Runcorn bus services, operated by Huyton Travel, depart from St Helens, Bickerstaffe Street station.

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St Helens Central Station to Runcorn train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from St Helens Central station.

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The best way to get from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn is to line 17 bus which takes 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £7 - £20 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn.
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  • Distance: 7.8 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between St Helens Central Station, England and Runcorn, England?

Huyton Travel operates a bus from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn 5 times a week, and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn via Liverpool Lime Street in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Huyton Travel
Phone
0151 449 3868
Email
info@huytontravel.co.uk
Website
huytontravel.co.uk
Bus from St Helens, Bickerstaffe Street to Widnes, Green Oaks
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
huytontravel.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$20 - $30
Assist
$20 - $30
UberX
$21 - $35
Exec
$30 - $45
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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St Helens Central Station to Runcorn bus services, operated by Huyton Travel, arrive at Widnes, Green Oaks station.

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St Helens Central Station to Runcorn train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Runcorn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Helens Central Station to Runcorn is 11 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from St Helens Central Station to Runcorn.

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