Liverpool to York train

Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to York

Showing times and prices for 28 Jun

Cheapest

£28

Average

£29

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.

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13:54Liverpool Lime Street2h10 16:04York
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£281One-way
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12:54Liverpool Lime Street2h10 15:04York
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£281One-way
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10:54Liverpool Lime Street2h11 13:05York
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£281One-way
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09:54Liverpool Lime Street2h10 12:04York
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£281One-way
08:54Liverpool Lime Street2h11 11:05York
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£311One-way

Train schedule Liverpool to York

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 28 June
08:54Liverpool Lime Street2h11 11:05York
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09:54Liverpool Lime Street2h10 12:04York
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10:54Liverpool Lime Street2h11 13:05York
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11:54Liverpool Lime Street2h10 14:04York
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12:54Liverpool Lime Street2h10 15:04York
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13:54Liverpool Lime Street2h10 16:04York
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Fastest train times from Liverpool to York

Showing times and prices for 28 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 10 m

Average

2 h 10 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

139 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Liverpool for York every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
13:54Liverpool Lime Street2h10 16:04York
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£281One-way
Fastest
12:54Liverpool Lime Street2h10 15:04York
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£281One-way
Fastest
11:54Liverpool Lime Street2h10 14:04York
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£321One-way
Fastest
09:54Liverpool Lime Street2h10 12:04York
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£281One-way
08:54Liverpool Lime Street2h11 11:05York
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£311One-way

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Overview: Train from Liverpool to York

distanceDistance86 miles (138 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£30 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency31 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTranspennine Express, Northern Rail, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Liverpool to York cover the 86 miles (138 km) long route taking on average 2 h 10 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, Northern Rail, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 31 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £30, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in York.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3), First TransPennine Express 3 and East Midlands Trains trains Liverpool to York

Find the best trains between Liverpool and York with Omio's travel partners Northern Rail (3), First TransPennine Express 3 and East Midlands Trains from £18. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

East Midlands Trains
First TransPennine Express 3
Northern Rail (3)

Looking for trains between Liverpool and York? East Midlands Trains is one of the best companies to travel with on the 86 miles (138 km) route between Liverpool and York. As an official travel partner of East Midlands Trains, Omio quickly shows you the latest East Midlands Trains train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Liverpool to York routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable East Midlands Trains train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Liverpool to York, you can quickly see if the East Midlands Trains ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Liverpool - York train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with East Midlands Trains!

Train information from Liverpool to York with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 52 min
  • East Midlands Trains frequency: 10 a day

First TransPennine Express 3 tickets to York from Liverpool are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with First TransPennine Express 3 between Liverpool and York all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current First TransPennine Express 3 train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 86 miles (138 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the First TransPennine Express 3 train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Liverpool to York routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best First TransPennine Express 3 Liverpool to York train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the First TransPennine Express 3 train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to York with First TransPennine Express 3!

First TransPennine Express 3 from Liverpool to York train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 10 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 14 a day

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.

Liverpool to York train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 2 h 23 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 7 a day

Trains from Liverpool to York

TransPennine Express operate regular, direct trains from Liverpool to York. The daily schedule begins with a first departure around 6:15 a.m. and continues with trains roughly twice an hour until the final departure from Liverpool about 10:30 p.m. Journey times range from under 2 hours to 2 hours and 15 minutes. There is a less frequent service on Sundays, with the first departure around 8:30 a.m.

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

Departure Station: Liverpool Lime Street station Liverpool Lime Street station is located in the city centre, about 5 minutes walk from the main bus station on Roe Street. Local buses C4 and C5 operate a circular route from the station around the city centre. There are taxi ranks on Skelhorne Street and Lord Nelson Street.

Arrival Station: York station York station is situated about 15 minutes walk west of the city centre. Local buses stop nearby on Queen Street and at the bus interchange on Station Avenue, about 5 minutes walk away. Taxis are available from the rank at the station entrance.

Travel Tips: Trains from Liverpool to York

Travel by train to York 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 York.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Liverpool and York for as low as £18  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Liverpool to York train to cost on average £30  one way.
The Liverpool to York train distance is approximately 86 miles (138 km).
On average the Liverpool to York train time is 2 h 10 min  covering the 86 miles (138 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Omio customers book a train from Liverpool Lime Street   to York   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Liverpool Lime Street, is located 0.4 miles (692 m) from the city centre of Liverpool.

The most popular arrival train station, York, is located 0.5 miles (790 m) away from the city centre of York.

Take the Liverpool to York train with Transpennine Express, Northern Rail, East Midlands Railways or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Liverpool to York as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 31 trains a day from Liverpool to York. 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: 14. The last train leaves from Liverpool at 20: 08. Check Omio for the latest train times from Liverpool to York and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you buy Liverpool to York train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £30. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Liverpool and York. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Liverpool
York
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 between Liverpool and York.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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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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