The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Liverpool to London will cost around £ 51 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.
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Trains per day
Of the 5 train that leave Liverpool for London every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 286 km distance in an average of 3h 41m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 2h 14m .
The slowest train will take 4h 12m 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
4 hours 49 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£25|
|Trains depart from:||Liverpool|
|Trains arrive in:||London|
|Train Companies:||Virgin Trains, West Midlands Railway|
Trains from Liverpool to London provide an important service that connects one of England’s most important and recognised cities with the country and nation’s capital. Trains begin their service early in the morning and run well into the late evening. The majority of trains are direct, especially during the day, with a small number of trains requiring a change at stations such as Crewe or in Birmingham. On average the train journey takes around 2.5 hours, however, journeys that require a change can take longer. The major providers offering services and connections for trains from Liverpool to London include Chiltern Railways, London Midland, and Virgin Trains.
The average journey time for trains travelling from Liverpool to London during the day varies from 2 to 3 hours depending on the train company, the time of day, and time of week passengers are travelling.
Trains from Liverpool to London begin running in the early morning and continue regularly throughout the day into the late evening. The first direct train from Liverpool to London departs at 5:26 a.m. while the last leaves Liverpool at 8:48 p.m.
All trains from Liverpool to London depart from Liverpool's Lime Street train station. Most trains travelling from Liverpool to London arrive at London's Euston train station. A small number of trains arrive at London's Marylebone train station.