How to get here


By air

Manchester International Airport is approximately 30 minutes by car from the Laboratory. Flight details may be obtained from the airport enquiry service (Telephone (+44) 161 489 3000). Liverpool Airport is about 40 minutes away by car (enquiries Telephone (+44) 151 486 8877). Taxi and car hire facilities are available at both airports.

By rail

There are frequent intercity train services to both Runcorn and Warrington Bank Quay stations. There are also local services from Warrington Central. Details may be obtained from any British Rail enquiry office. Local enquiry offices are at Liverpool (Telephone (+44) 151 709 9696) and Warrington (Telephone (+44) 1925 632245). Taxi services are available from both Warrington stations. Alternatively a local bus service operates between Warrington Bus Station and Daresbury village. Details are available from the Cheshire Bus Information Service (Telephone (+44) 1925 444250). No direct bus route operates from Runcorn station but taxi services are available from the station and will take about 15 minutes to reach the Laboratory.

By road

The Laboratory is 5 miles south west of Warrington and 5 miles east of Runcorn, immediately to the west of the A56 near the village of Daresbury. It is 1 mile from junction 11 on the M56 motorway, which connects to the national motorway network via the M6 (6 miles east).