There are 6 ways to get from St Helens to Aintree by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 6 min

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

$7 - $12

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Train, line 300 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from St Helens Central to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Aintree Retail Park (Prego Italian Restaurant) 300 / ...

$6 - $10

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Line 152 bus, line 310 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 152 bus from St Helens Bus Station to Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 3) 152
  2. Take the line 310 bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 7) to Aintree Retail Park (Aintree Racecourse) 310

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Helens to Aintree 10.1 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from St Helens to Aintree 10.1 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from St Helens to Aintree 10.1 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from St Helens station to Aintree. However, there are services departing from St Helens Bus Station and arriving at Aintree Retail Park (Aintree Racecourse) via Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 7). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from St Helens to Aintree. However, there are services departing from St Helens Central and arriving at Old Roan via Liverpool Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between St Helens and Aintree is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.1 miles.

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The best way to get from St Helens to Aintree without a car is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from St Helens to Aintree, including transfers.

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St Helens to Aintree bus services, operated by Huyton Travel, arrive at St Helens Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from St Helens to Aintree is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 152 bus and line 310 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 40 min.

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St Helens to Aintree bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at Aintree Retail Park (Aintree Racecourse) station.

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St Helens to Aintree train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, arrive at Old Roan station.

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Map of how to get from St Helens to Aintree.
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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

What companies run services between St Helens, England and Aintree, England?

You can take a train from St Helens to Aintree via Liverpool Lime Street and Liverpool Central in around 1 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Helens to Aintree via Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 3) and Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 7) in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Aintree Retail Park (Prego Italian Restaurant)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 7) to Aintree Retail Park (Aintree Racecourse)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Huyton Travel
Phone
0151 449 3868
Email
info@huytontravel.co.uk
Website
huytontravel.co.uk
Bus from St Helens Bus Station to Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 3)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
huytontravel.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from St Helens to Aintree
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $29
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uber.com
Access
$18 - $27
Assist
$18 - $27
UberX
$19 - $29
Exec
$28 - $40
UberXL
$27 - $40
Taxi from St Helens to Aintree
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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 St Helens to Aintree is 10 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from St Helens to Aintree.

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