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Trains Runcorn to Liverpool: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Do you know the best way to get from Runcorn to Liverpool? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How much do train tickets from Runcorn to Liverpool cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Runcorn to Liverpool. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 9.44 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as £ 8.38, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Runcorn to Liverpool by train

Best price £ 8.38
Journey duration 1 h 21 min
Connections per day 59
First departure 07:28
Last departure 21:33
Distance 11.2 mi

Route Summary by train

Connections
59
Carriers
2
Minimum price
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Maximum price
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Transport For Wales-logo
Transport For Wales
Duration: 1 h 20 min
Runcorn East - Liverpool Lime Street
06:06 - 07:26
£ 8.80
Transport For Wales-logo
Transport For Wales
Duration: 1 h 33 min
Runcorn East - Liverpool Lime Street
06:06 - 07:39
£ 8.80
Transport For Wales-logo
Transport For Wales
Duration: 51 min
Runcorn East - Liverpool Lime Street
07:11 - 08:02
£ 8.80
Northern-logo
Northern
Duration: 1 h 21 min
Runcorn East - Liverpool Lime Street
07:52 - 09:13
£ 8.80
Transport For Wales-logo
Transport For Wales
Duration: 53 min
Runcorn East - Liverpool Lime Street
08:09 - 09:02
£ 8.80
Transport For Wales-logo
Transport For Wales
Duration: 1 h 19 min
Runcorn East - Liverpool Lime Street
08:34 - 09:53
£ 8.80
Transport For Wales-logo
Transport For Wales
Duration: 52 min
Runcorn East - Liverpool Lime Street
09:10 - 10:02
£ 8.80

How long does it take to get from Runcorn to Liverpool by train?

The journey from Runcorn to Liverpool covers a distance of 11.8 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 h 21 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 39 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Runcorn to Liverpool faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Runcorn to Liverpool?

The first daily departure from Runcorn to Liverpool leaves at 07:28, while the last journey of the day sets out at 21:33. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Runcorn and Liverpool. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the Runcorn to Liverpool route?

In Runcorn, departure stations include Runcorn [ RUN ] and Runcorn East. When you arrive in Liverpool, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Liverpool Lime Street [ LIV ] and Liverpool Lime Street. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Runcorn to Liverpool take place each day?

The route from Runcorn to Liverpool is served by providers including Nationalrail and Northern. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 89 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Runcorn 59 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Runcorn to Liverpool, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 59 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.