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 Birmingham to Liverpool will cost around £ 30 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 24.
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Trains per day
Of the 5 train that leave Birmingham 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 train cover the 126 km distance in an average of 1h 36m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1h 34m .
The slowest train will take 1h 39m 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
2 hours 38 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£20|
|Trains depart from:||Birmingham|
|Trains arrive in:||Liverpool|
|Train Companies:||Virgin Trains, West Midlands Railway|
Trains from Birmingham to Liverpool operate every day, throughout the week. The earliest departure is at 8:01 a.m and the last train is at approximately 9:36 p.m. There are two services per hour, which are usually direct. The journey takes from 1 hour 34 minutes. The main providers are London Midland, and Virgin trains.
Departure Station: Trains from Birmingham to Liverpool depart from Birmingham New Street Station, which is on Station Street. The station has five entrances: two are accessed via the short stay car park, one is at the drop-off point, one is on Stephenson Road, and the other is on Victoria Square. The station is located approximately 0.8 miles from Birmingham centre. The journey takes about 9 minutes from the centre by bus and about 17 minutes on foot.
Arrival Station: Trains from Birmingham to Liverpool arrive at Liverpool Lime Street Station, which is situated on Lime Street. The station features bicycle racks, a short stay car park on Skelhome Street, and a long stay car park on Lord Nelson Street. In addition, there are taxi ranks at the car parks. Buses to the city centre are available opposite the station at Elliot Street. All bus services travel to the central Liverpool ONE bus station. The journey takes about 5 minutes.