Warrington and Halton NHS Foundation Trust


Emergency Department and Urgent Care Centre Waiting Times

DepartmentAverage time to be triaged / prioritised / initially assessedLongest waiting time to be seen by a Doctor / NurseNumber of patients waiting to be seen by Doctor or NurseTotal Number of Patients in the Department
Runcorn Urgent Care Centre2 minutes1 hour 16 minutes514
Warrington Hospital Emergency Department20 minutes3 hours 9 minutes1431


Opening Times:



Emergency Department Address Directions and Parking Opening Times Current Status
Runcorn Urgent Care Centre Entrance 2, Halton General Hospital, Hospital Way, Runcorn, Cheshire, WA7 2DA Click here for travel directions and parking.

Patients are eligible for free parking for their visit to Runcorn Urgent Care Centre only. Please ensure that you provide your vehicle registration to the reception staff on booking in to prevent fines.
Open 7am till 10pm 7 Days a Week

NHS Widnes Urgent Care Centre Health Care Resource Centre, Oaks Place, Caldwell Road, Widnes, WA8 7GD Click here for information.

Click here for travel directions.

Free parking is available at two nearby car parks.
Open 7am till 10pm 7 Days a Week

Warrington Hospital Emergency Department (A and E) Warrington Hospital, Lovely Lane, Warrington, Cheshire, WA5 1QG Click here for travel directions and parking.

There is no free parking at this Emergency Department.
24 Hours - 7 Days a week Open