Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train

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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
09:363h33
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£451One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:383h31
Glasgow Central (GLC)
14:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£451One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:383h31
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£451One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
12:043h42
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:46Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£461One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:343h35
Glasgow Central (GLC)
18:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£771One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGlasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 30 May
Transpennine Express
12:043h42
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:46Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:343h35
Glasgow Central (GLC)
18:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:383h31
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:383h31
Glasgow Central (GLC)
14:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:363h33
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes

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Train times from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 31 m

Average

3 h 34 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

285 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Glasgow Central (GLC) for Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
08:383h31
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£451One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:383h31
Glasgow Central (GLC)
14:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£451One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:363h33
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£451One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:343h35
Glasgow Central (GLC)
18:09Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£771One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
12:043h42
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:46Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£461One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

distanceDistance176 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 31 min
priceAverage train ticket price£54 (€61)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Bus

Trains from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) cover the 176 miles long route taking on average 3 h 31 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Bus. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £14, but the average price of train tickets is £54. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

FAQs: Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow Central (GLC) 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 Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) can start from as little as £14 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) is £54; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train travel time is 3 h 31 min   for the 176 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) leaves at 04: 52. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) leaves at 20: 06.
There are 16 trains a day from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Bus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or Bus. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) from Glasgow Central (GLC) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 06.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) 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 for a train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) is November.
You have options as you can travel to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) from Glasgow Central (GLC) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Glasgow Central

Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Glasgow International Airport
8 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take the 500 Airport Express shuttle bus, running every 10 minutes directly to the airport. The journey lasts about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There is an ATM machine located on the concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are available outside opposite the Gordon Street exit | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis can be located on Gordon Street.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage storage facilities are located near Platform 1 operated by Excess Baggage Co.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Krispy Kreme | Gordon St Coffee | Starbucks | Upper Crust | The Beer House | Patisserie Valerie | Alston Bar & Beef
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
There is a customer service center in the station located next to the ticket office.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station via elevators and ramps for train access. There are also escalators.

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 (732 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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