The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Oxford Road will cost around £ 6 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 3.
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Trains per day
Of the 60 trains that leave Liverpool Lime Street for Manchester Oxford Road every day 48 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 49 km distance in an average of 1 h but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 46 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 18 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||30 miles (49 km)|
|Average train duration||51 min|
|Average train ticket price||£3 (€4)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Northern Rail or East Midlands Railway|
Trains from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Oxford Road cover the 30 miles (49 km) long journey taking on average 51 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or East Midlands Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £3, but the average price of train tickets is £3.
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