Birmingham to Runcorn by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Birmingham to Runcorn by train
Fast trains from Birmingham to Runcorn take around 1 hour and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 108 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Runcorn.
1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Runcorn?
Direct trains from Birmingham to Runcorn have been found.
We usually find around 34 direct trains on the route from Birmingham to Runcorn every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 30 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Runcorn?
The Birmingham to Runcorn train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Birmingham to Runcorn train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Runcorn is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 06:01 and the last train is around 21:36.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 06:01, and the last at 21:42.
What's the Birmingham to Runcorn train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Birmingham to Runcorn are $11.55.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $13 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $11. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Birmingham to Runcorn train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Birmingham to Runcorn by train.
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Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Runcorn?
More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham to Runcorn, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- London Midland
- West Midlands Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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