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London to Liverpool

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01:00London, Victoria Coach Station13h0814:08Liverpool, Botanic Park
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01:00London, Victoria Coach Station13h0314:03Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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01:00London, Victoria Coach Station12h0313:03Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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01:00London, Victoria Coach Station11h0312:03Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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01:00London, Victoria Coach Station12h1513:15Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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01:00London, Victoria Coach Station12h0813:08Liverpool, Botanic Park
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01:00London, Victoria Coach Station11h0812:08Liverpool, Botanic Park
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01:00London, Victoria Coach Station13h5514:55Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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07:30London, Victoria Coach Station7h2514:55Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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07:30London, Victoria Coach Station8h3316:03Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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07:30London, Victoria Coach Station7h3815:08Liverpool, Botanic Park
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07:30London, Victoria Coach Station7h3315:03Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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07:30London, Victoria Coach Station6h3314:03Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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07:30London, Victoria Coach Station8h3816:08Liverpool, Botanic Park
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07:30London, Victoria Coach Station6h1513:45Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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07:30London, Victoria Coach Station6h3814:08Liverpool, Botanic Park
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08:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h0316:03Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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08:00London, Victoria Coach Station10h0818:08Liverpool, Botanic Park
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08:00London, Victoria Coach Station9h1817:18Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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08:00London, Victoria Coach Station10h0318:03Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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08:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h0816:08Liverpool, Botanic Park
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08:00London, Victoria Coach Station9h2317:23Liverpool, Botanic Park
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08:00London, Victoria Coach Station10h4018:40Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station9h5518:55Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h1817:18Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station6h1515:15Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h2317:23Liverpool, Botanic Park
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station9h0818:08Liverpool, Botanic Park
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station9h3818:38Liverpool, Botanic Park
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station7h0316:03Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station9h4018:40Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station9h3318:33Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station7h0816:08Liverpool, Botanic Park
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station9h0318:03Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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10:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h0818:08Liverpool, Botanic Park
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10:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h3818:38Liverpool, Botanic Park
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10:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h5518:55Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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10:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h4018:40Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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10:00London, Victoria Coach Station7h2317:23Liverpool, Botanic Park
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10:00London, Victoria Coach Station7h1817:18Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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10:00London, Victoria Coach Station6h4016:40Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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10:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h3318:33Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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10:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h0318:03Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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12:00London, Victoria Coach Station7h1319:13Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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12:00London, Victoria Coach Station9h1821:18Liverpool, Botanic Park
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12:00London, Victoria Coach Station7h1819:18Liverpool, Botanic Park
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12:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h0820:08Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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12:00London, Victoria Coach Station9h1321:13Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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12:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h1320:13Liverpool, Botanic Park
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13:00London, Victoria Coach Station6h2019:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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13:30London, Victoria Coach Station7h4821:18Liverpool, Botanic Park
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13:30London, Victoria Coach Station9h2822:58Liverpool, Botanic Park
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13:30London, Victoria Coach Station7h4321:13Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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13:30London, Victoria Coach Station9h2522:55Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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13:30London, Victoria Coach Station9h2322:53Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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14:30London, Victoria Coach Station8h2522:55Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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14:30London, Victoria Coach Station8h2822:58Liverpool, Botanic Park
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14:30London, Victoria Coach Station8h2322:53Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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15:00London, Victoria Coach Station7h5522:55Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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15:00London, Victoria Coach Station7h5822:58Liverpool, Botanic Park
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15:00London, Victoria Coach Station7h5322:53Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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15:30London, Victoria Coach Station7h2822:58Liverpool, Botanic Park
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15:30London, Victoria Coach Station7h2322:53Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
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16:00London, Victoria Coach Station6h0022:00Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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18:30London, Victoria Coach Station5h2923:59Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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19:00London, Victoria Coach Station8h3003:30Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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23:30London, Victoria Coach Station6h3506:05Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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The fastest buses

from London
to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Aug 21

Fastest Journey

5h 29m

Average

8h 39m

Buses per day

67

Distance

286 km

Of the 67 bus that leave London for Liverpool every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct bus cover the 286 km distance in an average of 8h 39m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 5h 29m .

The slowest bus will take 13h 55m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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18:30London, Victoria Coach Station5h2923:59Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£191One-way
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16:00London, Victoria Coach Station6h0022:00Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£191One-way
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09:00London, Victoria Coach Station6h1515:15Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£271One-way
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07:30London, Victoria Coach Station6h1513:45Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£291One-way
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13:00London, Victoria Coach Station6h2019:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£191One-way

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Tue
Aug 20
£40Virgin Trains
£34National Express
Wed
Aug 21
£29West Midlands Railway
£19National Express
Thu
Aug 22
£36West Midlands Railway
£24National Express
Fri
Aug 23
£42West Midlands Railway
£15National Express
Sat
Aug 24
£42West Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Sun
Aug 25
£45Virgin Trains
£15National Express
Mon
Aug 26
£33Virgin Trains
£15National Express
Tue
Aug 27
£16West Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Wed
Aug 28
£16West Midlands Railway
£11National Express
Thu
Aug 29
£16West Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Fri
Aug 30
£36West Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Sat
Aug 31
£20West Midlands Railway
£11National Express
Sun
Sep 1
£45Virgin Trains
£11National Express
Mon
Sep 2
£24West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Tue
Sep 3
£48Virgin Trains
£8National Express
Wed
Sep 4
£13West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Thu
Sep 5
£13West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Fri
Sep 6
£16West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Sat
Sep 7
£20West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Sun
Sep 8
£25Virgin Trains
£7National Express
Mon
Sep 9
£13West Midlands Railway
£8National Express

The cheapest buses

from London
to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Aug 21

Cheapest

£19

Average

£31

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Liverpool will cost around £ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 19.

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16:00London, Victoria Coach Station6h0022:00Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£191One-way
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18:30London, Victoria Coach Station5h2923:59Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£191One-way
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13:00London, Victoria Coach Station6h2019:20Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£191One-way
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23:30London, Victoria Coach Station6h3506:05Liverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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£241One-way
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15:30London, Victoria Coach Station7h2822:58Liverpool, Botanic Park
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£241One-way

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Journey Summary

London to Liverpool Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
6 hours 49 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £8
Buses depart from:London
Bus arrives in:Liverpool
Distance:286 km
BusBus Companies:National Express

Coaches from London to Liverpool

Taking the coach from London to Liverpool is a great option, with regular direct connections that run straight into the centre of the city. National Express runs 5-7 services from London Victoria every day, which take between 4 hours 45 minutes and 6 hours 35 minutes to reach Liverpool One Bus Station. And with morning, noon, and late evening options, finding a convenient departure slot should be easy.

Which coach companies travel from London to Liverpool?

There is only one company to choose from when travelling by bus from London to Liverpool. National Express operates a direct service from London Victoria to Liverpool One Bus Station, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

How long is the coach from London to Liverpool?

Journey times vary when travelling by bus from London to Liverpool. The shortest journey times will be around 4 hours 45 minutes, but direct buses can take as long as 6 hours 35 minutes. However, slower services travel overnight, so may still be a convenient option.

How many coaches are there from London to Liverpool?

Coaches leave London for Liverpool every day of the week. Travellers can expect a choice of 5-7 direct coaches to Liverpool from London. There are 5 buses from Monday to Saturday, as well as a couple of additional options on Sundays. Alternatively, over 20 indirect services travel to Liverpool from London daily, usually with a stop in Birmingham.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from London to Liverpool?

Departure Station: All coaches from London to Liverpool will leave from London Victoria Coach Station, London's main coach terminal. The coach station can be found 200 metres walk from London Victoria Station. This means that travellers can easily reach their buses via the London Underground's District, Circle, or Victoria lines. And overground trains also run into Victoria from across south-east England.

Arrival Station: Direct coaches to Liverpool from London will arrive at Liverpool One Bus Station (also known as Canning Place). From there, visitors can walk a short distance to the Liverpool One shopping centre, the Waterfront district, and the Georgian Quarter. The 26 bus runs to Anfield, the home of Liverpool FC, and the 20 bus runs to Goodison Park. Liverpool University is around 20 minutes away on foot, while direct buses run to Liverpool Airport in 40 minutes.

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Best fares for buses from London to Liverpool

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Fri, Aug 23
Bus
National Express
16:005h 20m21:20
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Sat, Aug 24
Bus
National Express
16:005h 5m21:05
LondonLiverpool
Fastest Buses from London to Liverpool by duration
Tue, Aug 27
Bus
National Express
00:004h 20m04:20
LondonLiverpool
Mon, Sep 2
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National Express
00:004h 20m04:20
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Sat, Aug 24
Bus
National Express
16:005h 5m21:05
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Return Journeys for Buses from Liverpool to London
Thu, Aug 22
Bus
National Express
04:305h 50m10:20
LiverpoolLondon
Fri, Aug 23
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National Express
06:206h 10m12:30
LiverpoolLondon
Sat, Aug 24
Bus
National Express
09:155h 5m14:20
LiverpoolLondon

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Liverpool
BusLondon

Amenities

BusLondon Liverpool Street Stn

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City

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