Widnes tourist and travel information

Widnes tourist and travel information

Widnes Travel Information

Travel Information Widnes is a town on the northern bank of the River Mersey. There are 2 ways travel across the Mersey - the railway bridge and the steel arched road bridge.

TRAVELLINE at www.traveline.info

bus and coach travel

Coaches Widnes - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

www.stagecoachbus.com

M6 Motorway

Roads Widnes - Travel by road - Widnes is about 10 miles west of Junction 21 of the M6 Motorway. The M6 Motorway travels north - south and connects to the M1 at Rugby then on to Carlisle. The M6 Toll is north of Walsall and Sutton Coldfield and bypasses the M6 the areas around Birmingham and Wolverhampton. Widnes is about 125 miles from Carlisle and 120 miles from Rugby.

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Airport Liverpool John Lennon Airport, Liverpool, L24 1YD. Liverpool John Lennon Airport is conveniently located within the Merseyside road network and lies close to the M57, M62 and M56 motorways. Tax Free Shopping and the many other facilities. Liverpool airport is about 5 miles from Widnes.

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Travel by train

Rail Widnes - Travel by train - Widnes Station, Victoria Avenue, WIDNES, Cheshire, WA8 7TJ. Pay phone. Whole station step free access.

Northern Rail. Main regions: North West, North East, Yorkshire and Humberside. Tel: 0845 00 00 125. www.northernrail.org

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Miles from town Widnes is 12 miles from Liverpool, 15 miles from Chester and 24 miles from Manchester.

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Ferries - ztown Widnes - Ferries - Mersey Ferries have 3 terminals. Pier Head, Georges Parade, Liverpool L3 1DR. Tel: 0151 227 2660. Woodside, Birkenhead, Merseyside CH41 6DU. Tel: 0151 330 1472. Victoria Place, Seacombe, Wallasey, Wirral, Merseyside CH44 6QY. Tel: 0151 639 0609.

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Widnes Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Widnes - Sport - Widnes Vikings RLFC play their games at Halton Stadium.

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Shopping

Stores Widnes - Shopping - Simm's Cross is the main shopping district which includes the new "Green Oaks" shopping complex.

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Entertainment

Entertainment Widnes - Entertainment and attractions - Gulliver's World, Old Hall, Warrington WA5 9YZ. Tel: 01925 444888.

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Art Gallery

Other information Widnes - Other information - Warrington Museum and Art Gallery, Bold Street, Warrington WA1 1JG. Tel: 01925 - 442733.

Catalyst, Mersey Road, Widnes WA8 0DF. Tel: 0151 420 112. Norton Priory Museum & Gardens, Tudor Road, Manor Park, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1SX. Tel 01928 569895.

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WIDNES ACCOMMODATION

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Cheshire Map and Attractions

Chester is 195 miles from London. It is 49 miles from Wallesey to Macclesfield and 40 miles from Altrincham to Whitchurch.

Ferries Ferry Port indicated is Port of Liverpool

Airports Airports indicated are Manchester and Liverpool John Lennon Airport.

Roads Widnes is about 10 miles west of Junction 21 of the M6 Motorway.

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Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in Widnes.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Quarry Bank Mill and Styal Estate, Styal, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 4LA. Tel: 01625 527468.
Attraction 2 - Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 6QN. Tel: 01625 534400. nationaltrust.org.uk.
Attraction 3 - Chester Zoo, Upton-by-Chester, Chester, CH2 1LH. Tel: 01244 380 280
Attraction 4 - Little Moreton Hall, Congleton, Cheshire CW12 4SD. Tel: 01260 272018
Attraction 5 - Oulton Park Race Circuit, Little Budworth, Tarporley, Cheshire CW6 9BW. Tel: 01829 760 301. oultonpark.co.uk.

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For hotels accommodation in other areas nearby see Warrington hotels & Runcorn hotels.

Widnes - Local Information. Widnes Vikings RLFC Widnes 0151 495 2250 - Catalyst science discovery centre Widnes 0151 420 1121 - Houghton & Lappin Chemist Widnes 0151-424 2564 - McDougalls Pharmacy Widnes 0151-420 1262 - Yorkshire Bank Widnes 0151-423 4821 - Appleton Village Post Office Widnes 0151-424 2198 - Kingsway leisure centre Widnes 0151 4952200 - Halton Borough Council Widnes 0151 907 8300

Telephoning Widnes from abroad - To dial a number in Widnes from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Widnes

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