London to Runcorn train

Cheap train tickets from London to Runcorn

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£18

Average

£54

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

West Midlands Railway
05:28London2h54 08:22Runcorn
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£181One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:07London1h54 11:01Runcorn
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£421One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:10London2h14 11:24Runcorn
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£571One-way
Avanti West Coast
13:07London1h53 15:00Runcorn
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£771One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:40London2h20 12:00Runcorn
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£781One-way

Train schedule London to Runcorn

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
West Midlands Railway
05:28London2h54 08:22Runcorn
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Avanti West Coast
09:07London1h54 11:01Runcorn
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Avanti West Coast
09:10London2h14 11:24Runcorn
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Avanti West Coast
09:40London2h20 12:00Runcorn
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Avanti West Coast
13:07London1h53 15:00Runcorn
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Fastest train times from London to Runcorn

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 53 m

Average

2 h 15 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

270 km

Of the 5 trains that leave London for Runcorn every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
13:07London1h53 15:00Runcorn
0 changes
£771One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:07London1h54 11:01Runcorn
0 changes
£421One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:10London2h14 11:24Runcorn
0 changes
£571One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:40London2h20 12:00Runcorn
0 changes
£781One-way
West Midlands Railway
05:28London2h54 08:22Runcorn
0 changes
£181One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Runcorn

distanceDistance167 miles (269 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price£56 (€62)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast

Trains from London to Runcorn cover the 167 miles (269 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 53 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £56, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £35. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Runcorn.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains London to Runcorn

CrossCountry trains will get you between London and Runcorn from £35. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Runcorn from London you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

One of the best ways to travel to Runcorn from London is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train to Runcorn from London by showing you CrossCountry current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this London to Runcorn route. You can expect to travel 167 miles (269 km) between London and Runcorn on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Runcorn from London, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between London and Runcorn!

    Travel Tips: Trains from London to Runcorn

    Travel by train to Runcorn easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Runcorn.
    FAQs
    You can find a cheap train from London to Runcorn for some dates and times for as low as £35  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Runcorn train prices are on average £56  one way.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance between London and Runcorn via train to be approximately 167 miles (269 km).
    On average the London to Runcorn train time is 1 h 53 min  covering the 167 miles (269 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    When departing from London, you have various train station options to start your journey from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When arriving in Runcorn, you can end your journey in train stations like Runcorn and Runcorn East.

    Omio customers book a train from London Victoria   to Runcorn   most frequently for this route.

    Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from London Victoria and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Runcorn most often arrive at Runcorn and need to travel around 0.6 miles (1 km) from this train station to the city centre.

    When taking a train from London to Runcorn, you can count on Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Runcorn. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Runcorn from London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    On average, there are 12 trains a day from London to Runcorn. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train for this trip departs from London at 05: 28. The last train leaves from London at 17: 49. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from London to Runcorn and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets to Runcorn from London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £56 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from London to Runcorn a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London
    Runcorn
    London Victoria is the most popular London railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in London for your journey to Runcorn.
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    Public transport options for London Victoria
    Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
    Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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    Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
    Public transport options for London Euston
    Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
    Overground lines: Watford DC
    Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
    Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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    Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
    Public transport options for London Kings Cross
    Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
    Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
    Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
    Metro: N/A
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    Public transport options for London Paddington
    Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
    Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
    Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
    Metro: Tube Lines.
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    Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
    Public transport options for London St Pancras International
    Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
    Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
    Bus lines: 326, 139
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    Public transport options for London Waterloo
    Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
    Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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    Public transport options for London Liverpool Street
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
    Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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    Public transport options for London Bridge
    Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
    Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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    Public transport options for Heathrow Airport T123
    Onward travel information: National Rail trains serving London Paddington National Express coaches to Victoria Coach Station and Gatwick Airport London Underground
    Metro: Connection available with the London Underground (Piccadilly Line)
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    Public transport options for London Marylebone
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
    Metro: Bakerloo Line.

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