Trains from London to Runcorn

train times, tickets and journey information.

London to Runcorn Train Times Information

Why drive from London to Runcorn when you can get the train in less than 2 hours? It’s on the mainline to Liverpool so requires no changes, and as it can cost as little as £64.40 if you book in advance it’s great value for money too. Along the way, you can take advantage of free WiFi, an onboard shop and Avanti Media streaming to your device, for movies, news and more. Here’s all you need to know.

Mersey Gateway Bridge

London to Runcorn FAQs

How long does it take to travel from London to Runcorn by train?
The average journey time from London to Runcorn is 1 hour and 53 minutes.

What is the fastest journey from London to Runcorn by train?
The fastest journey from London to Runcorn takes 1 hour and 43 minutes.

How much does the train from London to Runcorn cost?
Off-peak train tickets from London to Runcorn cost £64.40 when booked in advance. Anytime single tickets cost £167.

Are there direct trains from London to Runcorn?
Yes, most of our trains from London to Runcorn are direct.

What is the distance between London to Runcorn?
Runcorn is 271 km (168 miles) from London.

What time is the first train from London to Runcorn?
The first train from London to Runcorn departs from London Euston at 05:27 (weekdays), 07:07 (Saturday) and 08:16 (Sunday).

What time is the last train from London to Runcorn?
The last train from London to Runcorn departs from London Euston at 21:08 (weekdays), 20:31 (Saturday) and 21:21 (Sunday).

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