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Halton Lea North Bus Station

28 Main Street, Runcorn, Cheshire, WA7 2AN

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    • The bus station is accessed via Shopping City Runcorn on Second Avenue.
    • The buses are accessed via a waiting room leading from the shopping centre.

Opening Times

  • Opening times do vary depending on timetabling.


  • The nearest National Rail station is Runcorn.


  • The venue does not have its own car park.

Outside Access (Shopping City Runcorn Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on the ground floor of the shopping centre.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
  • The door(s) is / are double.
  • The door(s) is / are permanently held open.
  • The width of the door opening is 300cm (9ft 10in).

Other Floors (Shopping City Runcorn)

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    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1-2-3.
    • There are 15+ steps between floors.
    • The steps are clearly marked.
    • The steps are medium (11cm - 17cm).
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • The steps have a handrail on both sides.
    • There is a landing.
    • The lighting levels are medium.

Lift (Shopping City Runcorn)

  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located to the right of the steps immediatly beyond the entrance.
  • The lift is a standard lift.
  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are G-1-2-3.
  • The lift is approximately 3m (3yd 10in) from the bus station entrance.
  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
  • The clear door width is 88cm (2ft 11in).
  • The dimensions of the lift are 134cm x 258cm (4ft 5in x 8ft 6in).
  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
  • There is a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
  • The lift does not have a visual floor indicator.
  • The lift does have an audible announcer.
  • The controls for the lift are within 90cm - 120cm from the floor.
  • The lift does not have Braille markings.
  • The lift does not have tactile markings.
  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.

Inside Access (Bus Station)

  • There is level access to the service.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • Motorised scooters are welcomed in public parts of the venue.
  • The lighting levels are bright.

Outside Access (Bus Station)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the bus station.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 300cm (9ft 10in).

Bus Station

  • The station is not staffed.
  • There is not an office to obtain help (other than the ticket office).
  • There is not a ticket office / travel centre.
  • There are 2 stands / bays.
  • The stands which have level access are 1,2.
  • The bus companies operating within this station are Halton Borough Transport and Arriva North West Bus Company.
  • There is not a taxi rank at the station.
  • There is not a wheelchair for patrons to borrow.

Accessible Toilet

  • The nearest accessible toilets are located in Runcorn Shopping Centre.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • The nearest standard toilets are located within Runcorn Shopping Centre.

Additional Info

  • A bowl of water cannot be provided for an assistance dog.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.
  • This service cannot be requested.