Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train

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Cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
12:432h40
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:23London Kings Cross (KGX)
£431One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:432h40
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
14:23London Kings Cross (KGX)
£561One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLiverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
Avanti West Coast
11:432h40
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
14:23London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:432h40
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:23London Kings Cross (KGX)
0 changes

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Train times from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 40 m

Average

2 h 40 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

284 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) for London Kings Cross (KGX) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
11:432h40
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
14:23London Kings Cross (KGX)
£561One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:432h40
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
15:23London Kings Cross (KGX)
£431One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

distanceDistance176 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£75 (€83)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) cover the 176 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 40 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £75, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £43. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in London Kings Cross.

FAQs: Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) 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 Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) can start from as little as £43 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is £75; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train time is 2 h 40 min   covering the 176 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 06: 04. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 19: 43.
There are 12 trains a day from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains or East Midlands Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to London Kings Cross (KGX). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX).
For the best Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to London Kings Cross (KGX) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 43.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street, which is located around 0.4 miles (731 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Kings Cross, located 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to London Kings Cross (KGX) by train is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to London Kings Cross (KGX) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) including taking a train, coach or flight.

Trains departing from 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.

Trains arriving to London Kings Cross

Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
2.2 miles (3.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London City Airport
9 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 30 minutes. Take the Southeastern line from St Pancras International to Stratford International, then take the DLR line to the airport.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free, unlimited Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platforms 11 and 10, just past Caffé Nero.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located at the taxi rank situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. The taxi rank is located outside the station on Pancras Road. There is a help point at the taxi rank that can be used to request disability assistance. All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair.
Lockers
Lockers
Located by the entrance of Platform 9 provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Cafes, bars, kiosks, restaurants, delicatessens, confectioners, groceries, food and drink to eat in or take away. Clothes, stationery, flowers, photo processing, mobile phones, bureau de change, shoe repairs, key cutting, Pharmacy and prescriptions, optician, fitness, health and beauty services.
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Giraffe World Kitchen | Black Sheep Coffee | Hotel Chocolat | Leon | Pret a Manger | Wasabi | & more
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station to all platforms. There are elevators between the concourse and Mezzanine and London Underground ticket hall.

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