Liverpool to Durham train

Wed, 22 May
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Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Durham

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Liverpool to Durham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Transpennine Express
10:533h04
Liverpool
13:57Durham
£121One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
13:543h07
Liverpool
17:01Durham
£441One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
09:543h00
Liverpool
12:54Durham
£481One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLiverpool to Durham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 22 May
Transpennine Express
13:543h07
Liverpool
17:01Durham
0 changes
Transpennine Express
10:533h04
Liverpool
13:57Durham
0 changes
Transpennine Express
09:543h00
Liverpool
12:54Durham
0 changes

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Train times from Liverpool to Durham

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

3 h

Average

3 h 3 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

177 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Liverpool for Durham every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transpennine Express
09:543h00
Liverpool
12:54Durham
£481One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
10:533h04
Liverpool
13:57Durham
£121One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
13:543h07
Liverpool
17:01Durham
£441One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Liverpool to Durham

distanceDistance110 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€56)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Liverpool to Durham cover the 110 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 34 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £50, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Durham.

Train providers: TransPennine Express, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) trains Liverpool to Durham

Travel from Liverpool to Durham from £99 with Omio’s train partners TransPennine Express, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3)! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider 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. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

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.

FAQs: Liverpool to Durham train

FAQs: Travel by train from Liverpool 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.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Durham can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Liverpool to Durham is £50; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Liverpool to Durham is 2 h 34 min   to travel the 110 mile long route. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Liverpool to Durham leaves at 05: 34. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Liverpool to Durham leaves at 18: 24.
When taking a train from Liverpool to Durham, you can count on TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3) for the best way to get you to Durham. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Durham from Liverpool and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 24.

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 Durham, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Durham from Liverpool is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 34 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Liverpool to Durham by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Liverpool to Durham including taking a coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Liverpool and Durham

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 to Durham from Liverpool.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
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
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement services depart at the Bus stop on Skelhorne Street, near the Tesco Express. L3 5GA.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Liverpool Central
Location for Rail Replacement Services: 32 Great Charlotte Street, Liverpool 1
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 1515551111
Public transport options for Liverpool South Parkway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus Stand 4, located in the main concourse area
Liverpool Lime Street, Central, James Street or MoorfieldsAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Liverpool, John Lennon Airport
Liverpool, Sandhills Station (stop A)Accessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility

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