The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from London to Liverpool will cost around £ 22 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 11.
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Of the 8 buses that leave London for Liverpool every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 286 km distance in an average of 6 h 21 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 45 m .
The slowest buses will take 7 h 20 m 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.
For as little as £6 you can travel by coach from London to Liverpool with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach from London to Liverpool, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets between London and Liverpool and when travelling by coach:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
You can find the most popular departure coach station for this route, London Victoria, located approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival coach station in Liverpool, called Liverpool, Liverpool One, is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from its city centre.
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