Trains from Edinburgh to Liverpool

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The cheapest trains

from Edinburgh
to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Cheapest

£92

Average

£106

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 Edinburgh to Liverpool will cost around £ 106 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 92.

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10:12Edinburgh Waverley3h5714:09Liverpool Lime Street
2 changes
£921One-way
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08:11Edinburgh Waverley3h5812:09Liverpool Lime Street
2 changes
£921One-way
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08:52Edinburgh Waverley3h2712:19Liverpool Lime Street
1 change
£921One-way
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09:30Edinburgh Waverley4h3014:00Liverpool Lime Street
1 change
£1271One-way
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09:00Edinburgh Waverley4h3213:32Liverpool Lime Street
1 change
£1271One-way

Train Times

Edinburgh to Liverpool

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08:11Edinburgh Waverley3h5812:09Liverpool Lime Street
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08:52Edinburgh Waverley3h2712:19Liverpool Lime Street
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09:00Edinburgh Waverley4h3213:32Liverpool Lime Street
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09:30Edinburgh Waverley4h3014:00Liverpool Lime Street
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10:12Edinburgh Waverley3h5714:09Liverpool Lime Street
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Mon
Aug 26
£88Virgin Trains
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Tue
Aug 27
£88Virgin Trains
£31National Express
Wed
Aug 28
£30Virgin Trains
£30National Express
Thu
Aug 29
£30Virgin Trains
£27National Express
Fri
Aug 30
£88Virgin Trains
£29National Express
Sat
Aug 31
£38Virgin Trains
£29National Express
Sun
Sep 1
£29First Transpennine Express
£25National Express
Mon
Sep 2
£30Virgin Trains
£20National Express
Tue
Sep 3
£25Virgin Trains
£18National Express
Wed
Sep 4
£25Virgin Trains
£16National Express
Thu
Sep 5
£25Virgin Trains
£16National Express
Fri
Sep 6
£38Virgin Trains
£21National Express
Sat
Sep 7
£31Virgin Trains
£18National Express
Sun
Sep 8
£45Virgin Trains
£21National Express
Mon
Sep 9
Find prices
£14National Express
Tue
Sep 10
£25Virgin Trains
£14National Express
Wed
Sep 11
£25Virgin Trains
£12National Express
Thu
Sep 12
£25Virgin Trains
£18National Express
Fri
Sep 13
£50Virgin Trains
£12National Express
Sat
Sep 14
£31Virgin Trains
£13National Express

The fastest trains

from Edinburgh
to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Fastest Journey

3h 27m

Average

4h 4m

Trains per day

5

Distance

283 km

It's difficult to get from Edinburgh to Liverpool without changing at least 1 times.

Fastest
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08:52Edinburgh Waverley3h2712:19Liverpool Lime Street
1 change
£921One-way
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10:12Edinburgh Waverley3h5714:09Liverpool Lime Street
2 changes
£921One-way
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08:11Edinburgh Waverley3h5812:09Liverpool Lime Street
2 changes
£921One-way
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09:30Edinburgh Waverley4h3014:00Liverpool Lime Street
1 change
£1271One-way
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09:00Edinburgh Waverley4h3213:32Liverpool Lime Street
1 change
£1271One-way

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Journey Summary

Edinburgh to Liverpool Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
4 hours 41 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £40
Trains depart from:Edinburgh
Trains arrive in:Liverpool
Distance:283 km
TrainTrain Companies:Virgin Trains, First Transpennine Express

Trains from Edinburgh to Liverpool

Trains from Edinburgh to Liverpool require a change at Wigan North-Western or Preston. Afternoon trains connect via York. Morning departures from Edinburgh start at 6:15 a.m. with a TransPennine Express service connecting with a Northern Rail train from Wigan. The final connection leaves Edinburgh at 1:30 p.m. with the Virgin Trains East Coast service connecting with the TransPennine Express train from York. Journey times range from three hours and 40 minutes to five hours.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Edinburgh to Liverpool?

Departure Station: Edinburgh Waverley Located in the heart of Edinburgh, Waverley station has plentiful public transport options by bus and tram, with stops on Waverley Bridge and Princes Street. Night bus and airport shuttle services stop on the bridge. Taxis are available from a rank inside the station.

Arrival Station: Liverpool Lime Street. The city's main station is located on the eastern side of the city centre, within walking distance of the main sights. Local buses stop immediately outside, and there are taxis available from ranks on Skelhorne Street and Lord Nelson Street.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Edinburgh
Liverpool
TrainEdinburgh Waverley

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.

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