Liverpool to Peterborough train

Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Cheapest

£33

Average

£66

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.

London North Eastern Railway
07:55Liverpool4h13 12:08Peterborough
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£331One-way
Cross Country
07:47Liverpool3h22 11:09Peterborough
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£581One-way
Transpennine Express
07:54Liverpool3h51 11:45Peterborough
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£591One-way
Transpennine Express
14:54Liverpool4h14 19:08Peterborough
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£661One-way
East Midlands Railway
09:51Liverpool3h49 13:40Peterborough
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£681One-way

Train schedule Liverpool to Peterborough

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 August
Cross Country
07:07Liverpool4h02 11:09Peterborough
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Cross Country
07:47Liverpool3h22 11:09Peterborough
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Transpennine Express
07:54Liverpool3h51 11:45Peterborough
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London North Eastern Railway
07:55Liverpool4h13 12:08Peterborough
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East Midlands Railway
08:51Liverpool3h48 12:39Peterborough
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East Midlands Railway
09:51Liverpool3h49 13:40Peterborough
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Transpennine Express
14:54Liverpool4h14 19:08Peterborough
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Fastest train times from Liverpool to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 22 m

Average

3 h 54 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

205 km

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

Cross Country
07:47Liverpool3h22 11:09Peterborough
0 changes
£581One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:51Liverpool3h48 12:39Peterborough
0 changes
£881One-way
East Midlands Railway
09:51Liverpool3h49 13:40Peterborough
0 changes
£681One-way
Transpennine Express
07:54Liverpool3h51 11:45Peterborough
0 changes
£591One-way
Cross Country
07:07Liverpool4h02 11:09Peterborough
0 changes
£881One-way

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Overview: Train from Liverpool to Peterborough

distanceDistance127 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 48 min
priceAverage train ticket price£65 (€74)
frequencyTrain frequency45 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTranspennine Express, East Midlands Railway, West Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, London Midland, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough cover the 127 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 48 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, East Midlands Railway, West Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, London Midland, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 45 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £65, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £53. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Peterborough.

Train companies: First TransPennine Express 3, East Midlands Trains and CrossCountry trains Liverpool to Peterborough

First TransPennine Express 3, East Midlands Trains and CrossCountry trains will get you from Liverpool to Peterborough from £53. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry
East Midlands Trains
First TransPennine Express 3

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Liverpool and Peterborough you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find the perfect CrossCountry train between Liverpool and Peterborough for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Liverpool to Peterborough. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 127 miles (205 km) on this route and your CrossCountry Liverpool to Peterborough train ticket can cost as little as £89 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets to Peterborough from Liverpool in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

  • Average Price: £89

Find cheap tickets for East Midlands Trains trains between Liverpool and Peterborough on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Liverpool to Peterborough train timetable from East Midlands Trains, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 127 miles (205 km) journey from Liverpool to Peterborough, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between Liverpool and Peterborough in the Omio app, you can check to see if the East Midlands Trains trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the East Midlands Trains train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Peterborough from Liverpool and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Peterborough from Liverpool with East Midlands Trains!

East Midlands Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 50 min
  • East Midlands Trains frequency: 8 a day

Find cheap tickets for First TransPennine Express 3 trains between Liverpool and Peterborough on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Liverpool to Peterborough train timetable from First TransPennine Express 3, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 127 miles (205 km) trip from Liverpool to Peterborough, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Liverpool to Peterborough in the Omio app, you can check to see if the First TransPennine Express 3 trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the First TransPennine Express 3 train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Peterborough from Liverpool and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train from Liverpool to Peterborough with First TransPennine Express 3!

Train information from Liverpool to Peterborough with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 39 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 13 a day

Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough

Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough run on a regular basis, with services operating twice per hour for most of the day. The journey time tends to be quite consistent across services, with most services taking between 3.5 and four hours. Some trains run directly on this route, but others require a change or two.

Liverpool to Peterborough train times: Daily departures

There are several trains per day on this route, departing twice per hour during the week. On weekends, they're less frequent. The earliest train on the average weekday pulls out of Liverpool Lime Street at just after 6:00 a.m. and arrives in Peterborough at just after 10:00 a.m. The last train of the day leaves at around 8:20 p.m. and arrives in Peterborough just before midnight.

How long is the journey by train from Liverpool to Peterborough?

Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough usually take about 3.5 hours to four hours, and often require at least one change. They change in places close to Liverpool such as Crewe or further along in the journey, like at York.

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

Departure train station: Liverpool Lime Street, in the centre of the city, is a 25-minute walk from the famous Albert Dock, so passengers can catch some sightseeing before heading onwards to Peterborough. The station has many amenities, such as ticket offices and cash machines.

Arrival train station: Peterborough railway station's range of facilities includes a first-class lounge and shops. It's just a 6-minute drive to the centre.

Which train companies travel from Liverpool to Peterborough?

Three train companies serve this route: TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, and East Midlands Trains. The fastest trains tend to be East Midlands, which are direct services.

TransPennine Express Liverpool to Peterborough

Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough with TransPennine don't run often, perhaps once a day. They're not usually direct.

CrossCountry Liverpool to Peterborough

CrossCountry trains from Liverpool to Peterborough run more frequently than those of other operators, and passengers can usually get a CrossCountry train once every hour or so. These services often require two changes, at Nuneaton or Crewe.

East Midlands Trains Liverpool to Peterborough

East Midlands Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough leave once per hour or so, at least on weekdays. The direct service takes just over 3.5 hours.

Liverpool to Peterborough trains: Services on board

Passengers can access first-class services on TransPennine Express and CrossCountry trains, although they're not always offered on East Midlands trains. Luggage, bike, and pet allowances vary across providers. On TransPennine Express trains, up to two dogs are permitted per passenger, and bikes are allowed provided that passengers book space in advance. Luggage racks are available. On CrossCountry, the same two pets per passenger rule applies, and bikes are free to bring on board. The operator limits luggage items to 90 cm × 70 cm × 30 cm. On East Midlands trains, meanwhile, no more than two bikes can be guaranteed to be carried per train, and there's a luggage limit of up to two suitcases. Pets are welcome. All three providers have accessible travel policies to ensure disabled passengers can travel in comfort.

How to find cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Peterborough

Travelling from London to Peterborough without breaking the bank is certainly possible. Instead of opting for the fastest service, passengers should keep in mind that the slower trains from Liverpool to Peterborough are often cheaper. Booking tickets months in advance or travelling at off-peak times can also save cash.

Travel Tips: Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough

Travel by train to Peterborough 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 Peterborough.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Liverpool to Peterborough for as little as £53  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Liverpool and Peterborough is £65  one way.
The distance from Liverpool to Peterborough by train is approximately 127 miles.
The Liverpool to Peterborough train duration is on average 3 h 48 min, which is to be expected when travelling 127 miles to Peterborough from Liverpool. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

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

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 Peterborough, called Peterborough, is located around 0.1 miles (231 m) away from its city centre.

For the best Liverpool to Peterborough train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Transpennine Express, East Midlands Railway, West Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, London Midland, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Liverpool and Peterborough to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 45 trains a day from Liverpool to Peterborough. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Liverpool at 07: 07. The last train leaves from Liverpool at 15: 07. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Liverpool to Peterborough and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets from Liverpool to Peterborough within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £65 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Liverpool to Peterborough a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Liverpool
Peterborough
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 Peterborough 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.
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Public transport options for Liverpool Central
Location for Rail Replacement Services: 32 Great Charlotte Street, Liverpool 1

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