Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) train

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Cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Transpennine Express
13:520h36
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
14:28Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£131One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Transpennine Express
08:540h37
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
09:31Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£131One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Transpennine Express
11:520h36
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
12:28Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£131One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Transpennine Express
12:520h36
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
13:28Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£131One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Transpennine Express
09:540h37
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
10:31Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£131One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLiverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
Transpennine Express
08:540h37
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
09:31Manchester Victoria (MCV)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
09:540h37
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
10:31Manchester Victoria (MCV)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
10:530h37
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
11:30Manchester Victoria (MCV)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
11:520h36
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
12:28Manchester Victoria (MCV)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
12:520h36
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
13:28Manchester Victoria (MCV)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
13:520h36
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
14:28Manchester Victoria (MCV)
0 changes

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Train times from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

36 m

Average

36 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

49 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) for Manchester Victoria (MCV) every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Transpennine Express
13:520h36
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
14:28Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£131One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Transpennine Express
11:520h36
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
12:28Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£131One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Transpennine Express
12:520h36
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
13:28Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£131One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
08:540h37
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
09:31Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£131One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
09:540h37
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
10:31Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£131One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

distanceDistance30 miles
durationAverage train duration34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£9 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) cover the 30 miles long trip taking on average 34 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £9, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Manchester Victoria.

Train providers: TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains trains Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

Buy your official TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains train tickets between Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) and Manchester Victoria (MCV) from £7 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys to Manchester Victoria (MCV) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV). There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Northern Rail (3) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) train information:

  • Average Duration: 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £7
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 10 a day

FAQs: Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) 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 Manchester Victoria (MCV).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) is £9; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) is on average 34 min   for the 30 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Manchester Victoria (MCV) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) leaves at 05: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) leaves at 23: 30.
There are 25 trains a day from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) which require at least one change with TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Manchester Victoria (MCV). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV).
When taking a train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV), you can count on TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains for the best way to get you to Manchester Victoria (MCV). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Manchester Victoria (MCV) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 30.

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 Manchester Victoria, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) is September.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Manchester Victoria (MCV) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) including taking a train or coach.

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 (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.

Trains arriving to Manchester Victoria

Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
Amenities at station
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Salford Van Hire | Salford Car Hire
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A station, Scooter Friendly Station - Step free access around the whole station via use of lifts between platforms 3-6, connection with Manchester Metrolink using ramps | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accepts Cash & Cards Located near the ticket office. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: As per ticket office opening hours | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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