Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Transpennine Express
10:114h10
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:21Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£781One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Transpennine Express
08:124h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:20Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£781One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
08:123h57
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1241One-way
2 changes
Transpennine Express
10:113h58
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1241One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:523h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:20Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1241One-way
1 change

Train timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 April
Transpennine Express
08:123h57
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
2 changes
Transpennine Express
08:124h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:20Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:523h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:20Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change
Cross Country
09:074h52
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:59Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change
Transpennine Express
10:113h58
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
2 changes
Transpennine Express
10:114h10
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:21Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change

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Train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 28 m

Average

4 h 5 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

283 km

To travel from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
08:523h28
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:20Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1241One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
08:123h57
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1241One-way
2 changes
Transpennine Express
10:113h58
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1241One-way
2 changes
Transpennine Express
08:124h08
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:20Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£781One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
10:114h10
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:21Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£781One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

distanceDistance175 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£73 (€81)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or CrossCountry

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) cover the 175 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 28 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £73, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express and East Coast trains Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express and East Coast trains will get you to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) from £35. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

    FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) can start from as little as £33 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) is £73; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train travel time is 3 h 28 min   for the 175 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) leaves at 06: 12. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) leaves at 20: 11.
    There are 12 trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    For the best Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to compare what amenities they may offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 11.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Liverpool Lime Street, located 0.4 miles (731 m) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month to travel from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) by train is February.
    You have options as you can travel to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) 2 different ways: train or coach.

    Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

    Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
    Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
    0.4 miles (727 m)
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
    Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
    Metro: No metro available.
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Edinburgh Airport
    7 miles
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Free public Wi-Fi available.
    ATM
    ATM
    There are a few ATM machines around the station.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
    Dining
    Dining
    Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Europcar | Enterprise
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Information booths are located on the concourse.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

    Trains arriving to Liverpool Lime Street

    Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
    Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
    0.4 miles (731 m)
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)
    Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
    Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement services depart at the Bus stop on Skelhorne Street, near the Tesco Express. L3 5GA.
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Liverpool John Lennon Airport
    8 miles
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    The airport can be reached by public transit from the station in about 40 minutes using the AirLink 500 shuttle bus service.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Free public Wi-Fi available.
    ATM
    ATM
    Located near Platform 7.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Taxi: The station taxi rank is located at Skelhorne Street side of the station. There are two customer help points located for passengers requiring assistance. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis at Liverpool Lime Street station can be provided at the taxi rank. If you require a private accessible taxi please locate a member of the station staff and they will provide you with a local taxi firm company number.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    The Excess Baggage Co. Lockers and staffed luggage storage counter are located in the main concourse near the escalators across from Platform 6. Open daily 08: 00 to 21: 00.
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Various retail establishments including Photo Booths to purchase items whilst in the station
    Dining
    Dining
    Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | Upper Crust | Starbucks | JD Wetherspoon
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Enterprise | Dollar | Hertz | Alamo | Green Motion | Avis
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Located in the main concourse.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Full wheelchair access throughout the station, with help points at the Skelhorne Street entrance and at customer information desk in the main concourse.

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