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Cheap train tickets from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Avanti West Coast
10:432h21
London Euston (EUS)
13:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£851One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Avanti West Coast
10:022h52
London Euston (EUS)
12:54James Street (LVJ)
£851One-way
1 change
Cheapest
West Midlands Railway
10:463h18
London Euston (EUS)
14:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£851One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Avanti West Coast
09:432h21
London Euston (EUS)
12:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£851One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:432h21
London Euston (EUS)
11:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1921One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Euston (EUS) to Liverpool

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 30 May
Avanti West Coast
08:432h21
London Euston (EUS)
11:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:022h52
London Euston (EUS)
11:54James Street (LVJ)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
09:432h21
London Euston (EUS)
12:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:022h52
London Euston (EUS)
12:54James Street (LVJ)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
10:432h21
London Euston (EUS)
13:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
10:463h18
London Euston (EUS)
14:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change

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Train times from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 21 m

Average

2 h 40 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

284 km

Of the 6 trains that leave London Euston (EUS) for Liverpool every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
10:432h21
London Euston (EUS)
13:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£851One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Avanti West Coast
08:432h21
London Euston (EUS)
11:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1921One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Avanti West Coast
09:432h21
London Euston (EUS)
12:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£851One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:022h52
London Euston (EUS)
12:54James Street (LVJ)
£851One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
09:022h52
London Euston (EUS)
11:54James Street (LVJ)
£1921One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool

distanceDistance176 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£69 (€77)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, West Midland Trains, Chiltern Railways or East Midlands Trains

Trains from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool cover the 176 miles long route taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, West Midland Trains, Chiltern Railways or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £69, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from London Euston and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, West Midland Trains and Chiltern Railways trains London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool

Travel from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool from £42 with Omio’s train partners Virgin Trains, West Midland Trains and Chiltern Railways! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Train information from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £42
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 25 a day

Trains from London Euston to Liverpool

There are frequent trains from London Euston to Liverpool every day. It is a popular route due to the efficient service between the two cities. Most trains departing from London Euston Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station are direct services, although there are options with one or two changes. Trains depart frequently from London, normally every 25-60min. On average, direct services to Liverpool Lime Street take around 2 hours, while connecting services with only one change take roughly 2h 30min.

London Euston to Liverpool Train Time: Daily Departures

Trains from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street are frequent and plentiful, departing usually every 25min during peak times and every hour or half-hour during off-peak times. From Monday to Friday, first trains begin at around 05:00, and last services usually depart at about 18:00-19:00. At weekends, first trains normally depart at about 05:30, with last trains departing between 18:00 and 20:00. On occasion, there are later services departing at around 21:00.

How long is the journey by train from London Euston to Liverpool?

The fastest direct journeys from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street normally take about 2h 10min, although some services can take longer, between 2h 30min and 3h 30min. Services to Lime Street with only one change in Crewe take about 2h 30min to 3 hours in total.

woman at the station in London Euston. Source: Shutterstock

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

Departure train stations Trains depart from London Euston station, at the heart of London and only a 10-min walk from the British Library and King’s Cross Station. Euston is one of London’s major train stations, and it is fully equipped with shops, pharmacies, restaurants, coffee shops, ticket offices/machines and bike storage facilities. There are accessible toilets, baby changing facilities, and an Assistance Service for the elderly and passengers with disabilities and reduced mobility that can be booked in advance.

Arrival train station:You’ll arrive at Liverpool Lime Street Station, roughly a 10-min walk to the city centre and just a short distance to St. George’s Hall, the Central Library and Walker Art Gallery. The station is accessible to passengers with disabilities and reduced mobility, with step-free access throughout the whole station and accessible toilets and seating available, too. There are also baby changing facilities and a number of shops, coffee shops and food outlets.

Which train companies travel from London Euston to Liverpool?

Both Avanti West Coast and West Midlands Railway operate trains from London Euston to Liverpool. While most trains with Avanti West Coast are direct, all West Midlands Railway trains require at least one change, normally in Crewe. Both companies offer regular and frequent service on a daily basis.

Night trains London Euston

There are no overnight trains departing from London Euston to Liverpool. The earliest trains depart from 05:00-06:00, and last services normally leave from 18:00-20:00, arriving in Liverpool at around 23:00. Occasionally, the last trains depart at around 21:00, arriving in Liverpool at about 01:00.

Avanti West Coast trains from London Euston to Liverpool

Avanti West Coast is the main provider for trains on this route, with many direct services departing every 25-60min. Direct journeys can take between 2h 30min and 3h 30min, depending on time and day and which stations the train stops at on the way to Liverpool Lime Street.

West Midlands Railway trains from London Euston to Liverpool

There are no direct trains with this provider, with all departures making at least one change in Crewe. Total journey times fluctuate between 2h 30min and 3h, depending on waiting times. While some services are operated entirely by West Midlands Railway, most services on this route are operated by both Avanti West Coast (London Euston to Crewe) and West Midlands Railway (Crewe to Liverpool).

Trains from London Euston to Liverpool: Sustainable travel

Taking the train is not only an environmentally-friendly way to travel, but it’s actually an efficient, effortless and fast mode of transportation. In addition to cutting down on harmful carbon emissions when you choose to travel by train, you’ll also be able to enjoy the journey either resting, reading a book or watching an episode of your favourite series. You can even get something to eat or drink in the refreshments carriage - all without worrying about sitting in traffic or following GPS. Find affordable train fares from London Euston to Liverpool and find inspiration for your next staycation in our online magazine, The Window Seat.

Train London Euston to Liverpool: Services on Board

Travellers on Avanti West Coast and West Midlands Railway can opt for Standard- or First-Class seats, the latter offering more comfort, free Wi-Fi and catering services on most trains. Although their policies and services are quite similar, there are some small differences between the two rail operators. With both providers, animals are permitted on board, although they are limited to two pets per passenger. If you are travelling with luggage, bear in mind that whilst there isn’t a limit with Avanti West Coast, on West Midlands Railway services, you can only take up to three pieces of luggage per passenger. If you want to take your bike, you’ll need to book in advance with Avanti West Coast, but not with West Midlands Railway. However, the latter requires that you do not take full-sized bikes for peak-time travel. Both companies offer Passenger Assist services, which you can pre-book online for elderly passengers or those with disabilities or reduced mobility.

How to find cheap train tickets from London Euston to Liverpool?

Find cheap train tickets for your upcoming journey to Liverpool by looking for tickets outside peak-travel times (Mon-Fri from 06:00-09:00 and 16:00-19:00) and choosing midweek journeys, which tend to be cheaper than travelling at weekends and around major holidays. Being flexible with your travel dates and booking in advance is another way to secure a bargain on your trip. Choosing a return ticket is also more cost-efficient than booking single journeys.

Albert Dock in Liverpool. Source: Shutterstock

To Liverpool by train—travel tips

Made world-famous for being the birthplace of The Beatles and one of the most visited tourist cities in England, Liverpool offers a wide variety of entertainment, nightlife and sightseeing options. Although summer is the peak season to visit Liverpool, it can be enjoyed even when temperatures begin to drop. Visit Anfield Stadium, the home of Liverpool FC, and explore the historic Royal Albert Dock region, home to the Tate Gallery and many pubs, restaurants and shops. Liverpool ONE is a popular open-air shopping centre located at the heart of the city, with hundreds of shops and restaurants within easy reach. If you want to visit some historical places, check out Speake Hall, a National Trust property with a café and vast grounds. Liverpool Central Library is also worth a visit: this impressive historic building from 1860 hosts thousands of books, including rare collections. If you want to make the most of Liverpool’s green spaces, don’t forget to visit Sefton Park. And for the best of Beatles-themed attractions in Liverpool, here are six attractions you might want to add to your travel itinerary:

  • The Beatles Story
  • The Beatles Statue
  • Strawberry Field
  • The Cavern Club
  • The Liverpool Beatles Museum
  • The British Music Experience

FAQs: London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool 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 London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool.
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Cheap train tickets from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool is £69; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool is 2 h 15 min   to travel the 176 mile long trip, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool leaves at 06: 33. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool leaves at 22: 00.
There are 25 trains a day from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, West Midland Trains, Chiltern Railways or East Midlands Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Liverpool. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool.
For the best London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains, West Midland Trains, Chiltern Railways or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Liverpool from London Euston (EUS) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 00.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Euston, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Liverpool Lime Street, located 0.4 miles (731 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from London Euston (EUS) to Liverpool by train is January.
You have options as you can travel to Liverpool from London Euston (EUS) 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

Trains departing from London Euston

Distance from London Euston to city center
Distance from London Euston to city center
1.8 miles (2.9 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Heathrow Airport
18 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit from the station in about 30 minutes. Take the underground (Circle or H& C lines) to London Paddington Station, then take the Heathrow Express train to the airport.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
Located in various points in the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is located beneath the station. | Accessible taxis: The route to the main taxi pick up point has steps, so anyone with mobility problems can use the disabled taxi pick up point reached via the lifts. You can request assistance to and from the taxi rank can using the telephones at the top of the stairs and at the taxi set down point. Or by telephoning Mobility Assistance at London Euston on 0207 922 6482. The main taxi rank is beneath the station and is reached via the lifts next to the main ticket office or the stairs by the entrance to the Underground.
Lockers
Lockers
Excess Baggage Co luggage storage is located near the entrance to Platform 16 and is open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops - see the Station Plan map.
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Caffè Nero | Nando's | The Signal Box | Delice de France | Tortilla | Starbucks | AMT Coffee | Upper Crust | Camden Food Co. | & many more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Dollar | Hertz | Alamo | Budget | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the center of the station's main concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Station is fully accessible, and passengers can request assistance at the mobility assistance reception desk.

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