Trains from Liverpool to London

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The cheapest trains

from Liverpool
to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 19

Cheapest

£16

Average

£51

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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09:35Liverpool Lime Street3h5513:30London Euston
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£161One-way
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09:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1213:17London Euston
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£251One-way
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08:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1112:16London Euston
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£291One-way
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08:33Liverpool Lime Street3h5612:29London Euston
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£421One-way
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08:47Liverpool Lime Street2h1411:01London Euston
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£1431One-way

Train Times

Liverpool to London

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08:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1112:16London Euston
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08:33Liverpool Lime Street3h5612:29London Euston
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08:47Liverpool Lime Street2h1411:01London Euston
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09:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1213:17London Euston
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09:35Liverpool Lime Street3h5513:30London Euston
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Sun
Aug 18
£80Virgin Trains
£24National Express
Mon
Aug 19
£16West Midlands Railway
£15National Express
Tue
Aug 20
£13West Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Wed
Aug 21
£13West Midlands Railway
£29National Express
Thu
Aug 22
£13West Midlands Railway
£15National Express
Fri
Aug 23
£13West Midlands Railway
£24National Express
Sat
Aug 24
£24West Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Sun
Aug 25
£69Virgin Trains
£13National Express
Mon
Aug 26
£37West Midlands Railway
£11National Express
Tue
Aug 27
£13West Midlands Railway
£13National Express
Wed
Aug 28
£13West Midlands Railway
£11National Express
Thu
Aug 29
£13West Midlands Railway
£11National Express
Fri
Aug 30
£13West Midlands Railway
£11National Express
Sat
Aug 31
£13West Midlands Railway
£11National Express
Sun
Sep 1
£31Virgin Trains
£11National Express
Mon
Sep 2
£13West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Tue
Sep 3
£13West Midlands Railway
£7National Express
Wed
Sep 4
£13West Midlands Railway
£7National Express
Thu
Sep 5
£13West Midlands Railway
£7National Express
Fri
Sep 6
£13West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Sat
Sep 7
£13West Midlands Railway
£8National Express

The fastest trains

from Liverpool
to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 19

Fastest Journey

2h 14m

Average

3h 41m

Trains per day

5

Distance

286 km

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.

Fastest
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08:47Liverpool Lime Street2h1411:01London Euston
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£1431One-way
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09:35Liverpool Lime Street3h5513:30London Euston
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£161One-way
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08:33Liverpool Lime Street3h5612:29London Euston
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£421One-way
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08:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1112:16London Euston
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£291One-way
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09:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1213:17London Euston
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£251One-way

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Journey Summary

Liverpool to London Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
4 hours 49 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £25
Trains depart from:Liverpool
Trains arrive in:London
Distance:286 km
TrainTrain Companies:Virgin Trains, West Midlands Railway

Trains from Liverpool to London: Journey Details

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.

 

Which train companies travel from Liverpool to London?

Liverpool to London trains are operated by Virgin Trains, London Midland, and Arriva Trains Wales.

How long is the train journey from Liverpool to London

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.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Liverpool to London?

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.

Where do trains from Liverpool to London depart from and arrive to?

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.

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Best fares for trains from Liverpool to London

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Fri, Aug 23
Train
West Midlands Railway
08:353h 55m12:30
LiverpoolLondon
Sat, Aug 24
Train
West Midlands Railway
08:054h 18m12:23
LiverpoolLondon
Fastest Trains from Liverpool to London
Sun, Sep 22
Train
Virgin Trains
07:182h 46m10:04
LiverpoolLondon
Sun, Sep 29
Train
Virgin Trains
07:182h 46m10:04
LiverpoolLondon
Sun, Sep 8
Train
Virgin Trains
07:182h 47m10:05
LiverpoolLondon
Return Train Tickets for London to Liverpool
Tue, Aug 20
Train
West Midlands Railway
07:493h 54m11:43
LondonLiverpool
Wed, Aug 21
Train
West Midlands Railway
07:493h 54m11:43
LondonLiverpool
Thu, Aug 22
Train
West Midlands Railway
07:493h 54m11:43
LondonLiverpool

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Liverpool
London
TrainJames Street

Amenities

TrainLiverpool 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.
TrainLiverpool Lime Street

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