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The cheapest Trains

from London
to Liverpool

Cheapest

£20

Average

£146

Showing times and prices for May 22

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.

The average ticket from London to Liverpool will cost around £ 146 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 20.

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08:49London Euston3h 54m 12:43Liverpool Lime Street
£20
1One-way
£201One-way
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08:07London Euston2h 12m 10:19Liverpool Lime Street
£163
1One-way
£1631One-way
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08:10London Euston3h 5m 11:15Liverpool Central
£182
1One-way
£1821One-way
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08:40London Euston2h 30m 11:10Liverpool Lime Street
£182
1One-way
£1821One-way
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08:30London Euston2h 30m 11:00Liverpool Lime Street
£183
1One-way
£1831One-way

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Bus
Flight
Tue
May 21
£37West Midlands Railway
£13National Express
£255Blue Air
Wed
May 22
£20West Midlands Railway
£14National Express
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Thu
May 23
£19West Midlands Railway
£13National Express
£210TAM Airlines
Fri
May 24
£16West Midlands Railway
£19National Express
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Sat
May 25
£63Virgin Trains
£16National Express
£222Blue Air
Sun
May 26
£33Virgin Trains
£26National Express
£243Blue Air
Mon
May 27
£16Virgin Trains
£16National Express
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Tue
May 28
£13West Midlands Railway
£11National Express
£145Blue Air
Wed
May 29
£13West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
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Thu
May 30
£16West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
£170TAM Airlines
Fri
May 31
£16West Midlands Railway
£19National Express
£122wizz air uk
Sat
Jun 1
£39Virgin Trains
£19National Express
£216Blue Air
Sun
Jun 2
£44Virgin Trains
£19National Express
£204Blue Air
Mon
Jun 3
£13West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
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Tue
Jun 4
£13West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
£95TAM Airlines
Wed
Jun 5
£13West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
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Thu
Jun 6
£13West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
£134TAM Airlines
Fri
Jun 7
£13West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
£471Aurigny Air Services
Sat
Jun 8
£20West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
£145Blue Air
Sun
Jun 9
£44Virgin Trains
£8National Express
£142Blue Air
Mon
Jun 10
£13West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
£453Aurigny Air Services
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Journey Summary

London to Liverpool Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
3 hours 28 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £34
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Liverpool
Distance:286 Kms
TrainTrain Companies:Virgin Trains, West Midlands Railway

Which companies provide the London to Liverpool trains?

Virgin Trains provide the service from London to Liverpool, and a large number of trains leave from here each day. As the capital of the UK, London offers plentiful history and culture, as well as a large number of transport connections to further abroad.


How many train services a day are there between London and Liverpool?

The train service from London to Liverpool runs a few times an hour from Euston Station between the early morning and evening. While direct connections are possible on this 2 to 3-hour journey, passengers may also have to make one change at either Crewe or Chester. Trains terminate in either Liverpool Lime Street Station or James Street Station, both of which provide connections throughout the city.

On weekdays there are two peak fare periods during main commuter times in the morning and the afternoon into evening. While trains run with a similar regularity on weekends, on Sunday service can be considerably slower, with fewer trains departing each hour throughout the day. Service on this route is provided by Virgin Trains, and train tickets must be purchased before boarding.

How to save on train tickets from London to Liverpool

The best way to save money on the train ticket from London to Liverpool is by booking well in advance. Our data shows that the best time to purchase your ticket is at least 3 weeks before your departure.

 

Where do trains from London to Liverpool arrive?

Trains arriving into Liverpool will do so at Liverpool Lime Street Station or James Street Station. Liverpool Lime Street is the main station in the city and offers the most arrivals for trains coming from London during the day.

The largest and oldest station in Liverpool, Lime Street Station is very centrally located and is within walking distance to Liverpool Central Station, St Johns Shopping Centre, St. John’s Gardens, and the World Museum.

Which station serves trains from London to Liverpool?

  • Trains from London to Liverpool depart from Euston Station, located in the centre of the capital.
  • London Euston station is located on both branches of the Northern Line of the London Underground as well as the London Overground.
  • The station is also serviced by a good number of buses and night buses. As with the rest of London, Underground and Overground trains do not run overnight, however, night buses and taxis can provide connections outside of the Tube hours.

Onwards Travel Information:

Public transport that connects to Lime Street includes an Underground stop, local buses and taxis. Once in Liverpool, the TransPennine Express can easily be accessed to other major Northern cities and Scotland. Trains from London to Liverpool James Street are also possible, and this station can be found just steps from the Liverpool Waterfront. Liverpool also offers connections further abroad via Liverpool John Lennon Airport.

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Best fares for trains from London to Liverpool

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Fri, May 24
Train
West Midlands Railway
07:493h 54m11:43
LondonLiverpool
Sat, May 25
Train
Virgin Trains
08:013h 39m11:40
LondonLiverpool
Fastest Trains from London to Liverpool
Sat, Jun 29
Train
Virgin Trains
07:012h 18m09:19
LondonLiverpool
Sat, Jun 1
Train
Virgin Trains
07:102h 34m09:44
LondonLiverpool
Sun, Jun 16
Train
Virgin Trains
07:162h 49m10:05
LondonLiverpool
Return Train Tickets for Liverpool to London
Thu, May 23
Train
West Midlands Railway
08:054h 12m12:17
LiverpoolLondon
Fri, May 24
Train
West Midlands Railway
08:353h 55m12:30
LiverpoolLondon
Sat, May 25
Train
West Midlands Railway
09:054h 19m13:24
LiverpoolLondon
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Liverpool
TrainLondon Bridge

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TrainLondon Charing Cross

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TrainLondon Euston

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TrainLondon Fenchurch Street

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TrainLondon Kings Cross

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Victoria, Circle
Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
TrainLondon Liverpool Street

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
TrainLondon Paddington

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District
Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
TrainLondon St Pancras

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TrainLondon Victoria

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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.
Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria
Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
TrainLondon Waterloo East

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City
Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176

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