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Sun
13 Jun
£96First Transpennine Express
Mon
14 Jun
£63First Transpennine Express
Tue
15 Jun
£51First Transpennine Express
Wed
16 Jun
£50First Transpennine Express
Thu
17 Jun
£51First Transpennine Express
Fri
18 Jun
£96First Transpennine Express
Sat
19 Jun
£34Avanti West Coast
Sun
20 Jun
£54Avanti West Coast
Mon
21 Jun
£51First Transpennine Express
Tue
22 Jun
£43First Transpennine Express
Wed
23 Jun
£41Avanti West Coast
Thu
24 Jun
£48Avanti West Coast
Fri
25 Jun
£51First Transpennine Express
Sat
26 Jun
£50First Transpennine Express
Sun
27 Jun
£47Avanti West Coast
Mon
28 Jun
£51First Transpennine Express
Tue
29 Jun
£26Avanti West Coast
Wed
30 Jun
£17Avanti West Coast
Thu
1 Jul
£39First Transpennine Express
Fri
2 Jul
£51First Transpennine Express

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Journey Summary

Liverpool to Edinburgh Train Information

Avg. Train Duration
4 hours 34 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £52
Trains depart from:Liverpool
Trains arrive in:Edinburgh
Distance:283 km
Train Companies:Avanti West Coast, First Transpennine Express

Trains from Liverpool to Edinburgh

First Transpennine, Virgin and Northern rail serve the route from Liverpool, Lime Street Station to Edinburgh Waverley Station. The providers offer multiple services throughout the day and evening, with the first train departing from Liverpool at 3:38 a.m. and the last train of the day departing from the station at 23:38 p.m. The services involve up to 3 changes. Where only one change is involved, the duration of the journey is approximately 3 hours, however, on services where up to three changes are anticipated, the duration of the journey is approximately 3 hours and thirty minutes.

Travel Tips

Trains from Liverpool to Edinburgh
Travel by train to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train between Liverpool and Edinburgh?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Liverpool and Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from £50  one way.
What is the average cost of a train from Liverpool to Edinburgh?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Liverpool to Edinburgh train to cost on average £72  one way.
What is the distance from Liverpool to Edinburgh by train?
You should expect to travel around 175 miles (282 km)  from Liverpool to Edinburgh by train.
How long is the train between Liverpool and Edinburgh?
The train time between Liverpool and Edinburgh is on average 3 h 26 min  for the 175 miles (282 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Liverpool to Edinburgh by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Liverpool to Edinburgh train leave from? Which Edinburgh train station do I come into from Liverpool?

There are a few train stations in Liverpool to start your journey from including Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central and Liverpool South Parkway. In Edinburgh you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the train station in Liverpool to go to Edinburgh? Where is the train station in Edinburgh located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Liverpool Lime Street, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Liverpool.

The most popular arrival train station, Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Edinburgh.

What train companies go from Liverpool to Edinburgh?
If you're looking for trains from Liverpool to Edinburgh, you can rely on Virgin Trains, First Transpennine Express or London North Eastern Railway to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Liverpool to Edinburgh trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When is the earliest train from Liverpool to Edinburgh? When is the last train from Liverpool to Edinburgh?
The earliest train departing from Liverpool to Edinburgh leaves at 07: 12. The last train departing from Liverpool to Edinburgh leaves at 10: 15. You can find the latest Liverpool to Edinburgh train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket between Liverpool and Edinburgh to get the best deals?
If you purchase Liverpool to Edinburgh train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £72. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Liverpool to Edinburgh. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Liverpool
Edinburgh
James Street
Amenities
Liverpool Central
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Liverpool Lime Street
Amenities