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There are 6 ways to get from Widnes to Ellesmere Port by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Widnes to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Ellesmere Port

$9 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 61 bus, train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 61 bus from Widnes, Simms Cross to Liverpool, Hawke Street 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Ellesmere Port

$4 - $10

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Widnes to Ellesmere Port 16.5 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Widnes to Ellesmere Port 16.5 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Widnes to Ellesmere Port 16.5 miles

$30 - $45

Walk  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Walk from Widnes to Ellesmere Port 15 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Widnes to Ellesmere Port is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Widnes to Ellesmere Port is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Widnes to Ellesmere Port. However, there are services departing from Widnes and arriving at Ellesmere Port via Liverpool Central Loop Line. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Widnes and Ellesmere Port is 9 miles. The road distance is 16.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Widnes to Ellesmere Port without a car is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £6 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Widnes to Ellesmere Port, including transfers.

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Widnes to Ellesmere Port train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Widnes station.

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Widnes to Ellesmere Port train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, arrive at Ellesmere Port station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Widnes to Ellesmere Port is 17 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Widnes to Ellesmere Port.

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There are 872+ hotels available in Ellesmere Port. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Widnes to Ellesmere Port.
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  • Distance: 9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 32 min

What companies run services between Widnes, England and Ellesmere Port, England?

You can take a train from Widnes to Ellesmere Port via Liverpool Lime Street and Liverpool Central Loop Line in around 1 h 32 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Widnes to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Single
$8 - $12
Train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Ellesmere Port
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $5
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from Widnes, Simms Cross to Liverpool, Hawke Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
haltontransport.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Widnes to Ellesmere Port
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$29 - $45
Assist
$29 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
Exec
$40 - $65
UberXL
$40 - $60
Taxi from Widnes to Ellesmere Port
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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