Tal-y-Cafn Rail Station to Atherton Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 3 hours 59 mins

Tal-y-Cafn Rail Station to Atherton Rail Station

Leave at 18:23 and arrive at 23:06
Journey time 04:43
You will need to make 5 changes

Start with Transport for Wales to Llandudno Junction

  • Glan Conwy Rail Station
  • Llandudno Junction Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Chester

  • Colwyn Bay Rail Station
  • Rhyl Rail Station
  • Prestatyn Rail Station
  • Flint Rail Station
  • Chester Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Manchester Oxford Road

  • Helsby Rail Station
  • Frodsham Rail Station
  • Runcorn East Rail Station
  • Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station
  • Earlestown Rail Station
  • Newton-le-Willows Rail Station
  • Manchester Oxford Road Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern Rail to Salford Crescent

  • Deansgate Rail Station
  • Salford Crescent Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern Rail to Atherton

  • Swinton (Manchester) Rail Station
  • Moorside Rail Station
  • Walkden Rail Station
  • Atherton Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Tal-y-Cafn Rail Station to Atherton Rail Station

Leave at 09:23 and arrive at 13:07
Journey time 03:44
You will need to make 5 changes

Start with Transport for Wales to Llandudno Junction

  • Glan Conwy Rail Station
  • Llandudno Junction Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Chester

  • Colwyn Bay Rail Station
  • Abergele & Pensarn Rail Station
  • Rhyl Rail Station
  • Prestatyn Rail Station
  • Flint Rail Station
  • Chester Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Warrington Bank Quay

  • Helsby Rail Station
  • Frodsham Rail Station
  • Runcorn East Rail Station
  • Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Avanti West Coast to Wigan North Western

  • Wigan North Western Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern Rail to Atherton

  • Daisy Hill Rail Station
  • Hag Fold Rail Station
  • Atherton Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Tal-y-Cafn Rail Station to Atherton Rail Station

Leave at 12:37 and arrive at 16:09
Journey time 03:32
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Transport for Wales to Llandudno Junction

  • Glan Conwy Rail Station
  • Llandudno Junction Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Transport for Wales to Warrington Bank Quay

  • Colwyn Bay Rail Station
  • Abergele & Pensarn Rail Station
  • Rhyl Rail Station
  • Prestatyn Rail Station
  • Flint Rail Station
  • Chester Rail Station
  • Helsby Rail Station
  • Frodsham Rail Station
  • Runcorn East Rail Station
  • Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Avanti West Coast to Wigan North Western

  • Wigan North Western Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern Rail to Atherton

  • Daisy Hill Rail Station
  • Hag Fold Rail Station
  • Atherton Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Atherton Rail Station to Tal-y-Cafn Rail Station


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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