Liverpool to Durham train

Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Durham

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

£30

Average

£47

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.

Transpennine Express
07:57Liverpool3h57 11:54Durham
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£301One-way
Transpennine Express
09:54Liverpool3h02 12:56Durham
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£331One-way
First Transpennine Express
11:54Liverpool3h00 14:54Durham
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£361One-way
Transpennine Express
10:54Liverpool3h00 13:54Durham
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£421One-way
First Transpennine Express
12:54Liverpool3h00 15:54Durham
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£461One-way

Train schedule Liverpool to Durham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 21 May
Transpennine Express
07:57Liverpool3h57 11:54Durham
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Transpennine Express
09:54Liverpool3h02 12:56Durham
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Transpennine Express
09:58Liverpool3h56 13:54Durham
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Transpennine Express
10:54Liverpool3h00 13:54Durham
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First Transpennine Express
11:54Liverpool3h00 14:54Durham
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Transpennine Express
12:33Liverpool4h42 17:15Durham
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First Transpennine Express
12:54Liverpool3h00 15:54Durham
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Fastest train times from Liverpool to Durham

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

3 h

Average

3 h 31 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

177 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Liverpool for Durham every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

First Transpennine Express
11:54Liverpool3h00 14:54Durham
0 changes
£361One-way
First Transpennine Express
12:54Liverpool3h00 15:54Durham
0 changes
£461One-way
Transpennine Express
10:54Liverpool3h00 13:54Durham
0 changes
£421One-way
Transpennine Express
09:54Liverpool3h02 12:56Durham
0 changes
£331One-way
Transpennine Express
09:58Liverpool3h56 13:54Durham
0 changes
£461One-way

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Overview: Train from Liverpool to Durham

distanceDistance110 miles (177 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h
priceAverage train ticket price£56 (€63)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesTranspennine Express

Trains from Liverpool to Durham cover the 110 miles (177 km) long route taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like Transpennine Express. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £56. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Durham.

Trains from Liverpool to Durham

Travellers looking to catch trains from Liverpool to Durham will be pleased to find around two scheduled services every hour. Services begin at around 6:00 a.m. during the week and run until around 9:00 p.m. At the weekend, there are still plenty of trains but with a slightly later start at around 8:00 a.m. Most services take less than three hours and many are direct.

Which train companies travel from Liverpool to Durham?

The Liverpool to Durham route is serviced by First Transpennine Express only. However, with trains available throughout the day at approximately half-hourly intervals, passengers don't have to wait for long to make their journey. Trains depart from Liverpool Lime Street, the city's terminus station, and travel to Durham Railway Station.

How long is the train from Liverpool to Durham?

Most journeys take under three hours, even with a change. The fastest service is a direct one that takes two hours 41 minutes and most take three hours or less. Some services require a single change at York.

How many trains are there from Liverpool to Durham?

There are typically two services on offer every hour, with a train available at approximately half-hourly intervals between around 6:00 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. during the week. At weekends, the service begins from around 8:00 a.m. and operates until between 8:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. depending on the day. It's always worth checking the timetable in advance before travel.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Liverpool to Durham?

Departure train station: Liverpool Lime Street is the main train station in Liverpool and the city's terminus station. It's located on Lime Street in the city centre, making it convenient for onward travel and access to the city's facilities. Inside the terminal, travellers will find facilities such as ticketing booths, information screens, retail outlets, coffee kiosks, seating areas and more.

Arrival train station: Durham Train Station is located on Station Approach in the city. It has a taxi rank directly outside and buses are just a short walk away. A car park is also available. Inside the station, there are ticketing facilities, trolleys, seating areas, accessible toilets, ATMs, a coffee kiosk and newsagent, food outlet, WiFi and a lounge.

Travel Tips: Trains from Liverpool to Durham

Travel by train to Durham 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 to Durham.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Durham from Liverpool for as low as £17  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Liverpool to Durham train to cost on average £56  one way.
The distance from Liverpool to Durham by train is approximately 110 miles (177 km).
On average the train from Liverpool to Durham duration is 3 h  for the 110 miles (177 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Liverpool Lime Street   to Durham.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Liverpool Lime Street, located approximately 0.4 miles (692 m) from the city centre of Liverpool. The most popular arrival train station in Durham, called Durham, is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from its city centre.

For the trip from Liverpool to Durham you can take a train with Transpennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Liverpool and Durham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The first Liverpool to Durham train departs at 07: 21   and the last train from Liverpool to Durham leaves at 19: 54. Check out the most up-to-date Liverpool to Durham train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
You can find a train from Liverpool to Durham to cost on average £56 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Liverpool to Durham train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Liverpool
Durham
The major railway station for departures from Liverpool is Liverpool Lime Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Liverpool Lime Street for your trip from Liverpool to Durham.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
Public transport options for Liverpool Lime Street
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

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