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30 Jul
£71Avanti West Coast
£51National Express
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31 Jul
£57Avanti West Coast
£31National Express
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1 Aug
£57Avanti West Coast
£27National Express
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2 Aug
£71Avanti West Coast
£34National Express
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3 Aug
£57Avanti West Coast
£20National Express
Wed
4 Aug
£48Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
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5 Aug
£54Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
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6 Aug
£71Avanti West Coast
£51National Express
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7 Aug
£41Avanti West Coast
£25National Express
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8 Aug
£54Avanti West Coast
£24National Express
Mon
9 Aug
£48Avanti West Coast
£21National Express
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10 Aug
£41Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
Wed
11 Aug
£41Avanti West Coast
£20National Express
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12 Aug
£48Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
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13 Aug
£48Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
Sat
14 Aug
£27Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
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15 Aug
£48Avanti West Coast
£54National Express
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16 Aug
£48Avanti West Coast
£15National Express
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17 Aug
£27Avanti West Coast
£15National Express
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18 Aug
£19Avanti West Coast
£12National Express

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Train Information to Liverpool from Glasgow

distanceDistance177 miles (285 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£62 (€68)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express

Trains from Glasgow to Liverpool cover the 177 miles (285 km) long route taking on average 3 h 34 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £62, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £48.

Trains from Glasgow to Liverpool: Journey Details

Liverpool is known for its rich musical history. The birthplace of The Beatles has lots to offer tourists, with sightseeing tours taking visitors on a musical journey through the city. Getting the train from Glasgow to Liverpool is easy as there are plenty of connections running seven days a week.

 

Which train companies go from Glasgow to Liverpool?

Virgin Trains and TransPennine Express operate the trains from Glasgow to Liverpool.

How often are trains from Glasgow to Liverpool?

There are usually 30 trains a day from Glasgow to Liverpool, with services running most frequently between 8:00 a.m and 18:47 p.m.

Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Liverpool?

There are no direct connections for Glasgow to Liverpool trains as each connection requires at least one change at Wigan North Western.

How long is the train from Glasgow to Liverpool?

The Glasgow to Liverpool train journey time can range from 3 hours and 27 minutes to 4 hours and 6 minutes.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Glasgow to Liverpool?

The first train from Glasgow to Liverpool departs at 4:28 a.m and the last train departs at 20:10 p.m.

Where do trains from Glasgow to Liverpool depart from and arrive to?

Trains from Glasgow to Liverpool depart from Glasgow's Central station. Located on Gordon Street in the middle of the city centre. The station is a short walk from St Enoch Subway Station, and it is close to several bus stops with connections from all over Glasgow.

Buses serve the station throughout the day and night, with a link to Glasgow Central station from Glasgow airport. There is a taxi rank opposite the station entrance, as well as two drop-off and collection points for cars. Trains from in and around Glasgow arrive at the station at regular intervals, including weekends.

Trains from Glasgow to Liverpool arrive at Lime Street station located a 5-minute walk from the city centre. There are several bus stops outside the station which travel to all over the city and suburbs. Passengers wanting to travel onwards will find that there are bus and train connections from Liverpool to popular UK cities, and with a short journey to Liverpool harbour, ferry connections to Dublin, Douglas (Isle of Man) and Belfast.

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Trains from Glasgow to Liverpool
Travel by train to Liverpool 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 to Liverpool.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets between Glasgow and Liverpool cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Liverpool from Glasgow for as little as £48  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Glasgow to Liverpool?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Glasgow to Liverpool train prices are on average £62  one way.
What is the distance by train from Glasgow to Liverpool?
You should expect to travel around 177 miles (285 km)  from Glasgow to Liverpool by train.
How long does it take from Glasgow to Liverpool by train?
The Glasgow to Liverpool train duration is on average 3 h 34 min, which is to be expected when travelling 177 miles (285 km) between Glasgow and Liverpool. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train companies can take me to Liverpool from Glasgow?
When taking a train from Glasgow to Liverpool, you can count on Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express for the best way to get you to Liverpool. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Liverpool from Glasgow and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
When does the first train depart from Glasgow to Liverpool? When does the last train depart from Glasgow to Liverpool?
The earliest train departing from Glasgow to Liverpool leaves at 07: 36. The last train departing from Glasgow to Liverpool leaves at 10: 33. You can find the latest Glasgow to Liverpool train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase Glasgow to Liverpool train tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket between Glasgow and Liverpool within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £62 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Liverpool from Glasgow are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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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.<br>Metro lines Argyle