Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train

Thu, 30 May
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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
08:041h25
Manchester Airport (MIA)
09:29Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£71One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
08:481h12
Manchester Airport (MIA)
10:00Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£121One-way
1 change
Northern Rail
08:321h20
Manchester Airport (MIA)
09:52Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£161One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:171h12
Manchester Airport (MIA)
09:29Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£231One-way
1 change
Transport for Wales
08:251h08
Manchester Airport (MIA)
09:33Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£231One-way
1 change

Train timetableManchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 30 May
East Midlands Railway
08:041h25
Manchester Airport (MIA)
09:29Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change
East Midlands Railway
08:171h12
Manchester Airport (MIA)
09:29Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change
Transport for Wales
08:251h08
Manchester Airport (MIA)
09:33Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change
Northern Rail
08:321h20
Manchester Airport (MIA)
09:52Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
08:481h12
Manchester Airport (MIA)
10:00Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change
East Midlands Railway
09:171h12
Manchester Airport (MIA)
10:29Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change

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Train times from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 8 m

Average

1 h 14 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

47 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Manchester Airport (MIA) for Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Transport for Wales
08:251h08
Manchester Airport (MIA)
09:33Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£231One-way
1 change
East Midlands Railway
08:171h12
Manchester Airport (MIA)
09:29Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£231One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
08:481h12
Manchester Airport (MIA)
10:00Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£121One-way
1 change
East Midlands Railway
09:171h12
Manchester Airport (MIA)
10:29Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£231One-way
1 change
Northern Rail
08:321h20
Manchester Airport (MIA)
09:52Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£161One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

distanceDistance29 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£11 (€12)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail (3), TransPennine Express, East Midlands Trains or Transport for Wales

Trains from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) cover the 29 miles long route taking on average 1 h 7 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express, East Midlands Trains or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £11, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Airport and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express and East Midlands Trains trains Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

You can travel by train between Manchester Airport (MIA) and Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) with Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express and East Midlands Trains for as low as £5. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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.

Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 1 h 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: £9
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 11 a day

FAQs: Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) 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 Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) can start from as little as £6 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) is £11; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) from Manchester Airport (MIA) is on average 1 h 7 min   for the 29 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) leaves at 08: 44. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) leaves at 23: 17.
There are 11 trains a day from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) which require at least one change with Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express, East Midlands Trains or Transport for Wales. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV).
For the best Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express, East Midlands Trains or Transport for Wales. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 17.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Airport, which is located around 9.4 miles (15.1 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 Manchester Airport (MIA) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Manchester Airport (MIA) and Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Manchester Airport

Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
9.4 miles (15.1 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0800 107 2149 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: re Step free access is provided from the Ground Transport Interchange to all platforms via lifts or ramps. This station is staffed for all services. This station is Category A. Station staff can provide assistance from Meeting Point 1 (adjacent to the Station Booking Office) and throughout the railway station, and with boarding and alighting the train. Customers requiring assistance should make themselves known to station staff no less than 20 minutes prior to the departure time of their train. Customers requiring assistance to access other services or to connect with terminals should request this from their airline or Manchester Airport Group. Assistance can be requested in advance by contacting the TransPennine Express Assisted Travel Team on 0800 107 2149 (18001 prefix for TextRelay). Please be aware that some platforms at this station have no or only partial tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible public telephones: In the station cafe on platforms 2 and 3 | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Liverpool Lime Street

Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
0.4 miles (732 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
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.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport
8 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 40 minutes using the AirLink 500 shuttle bus service.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platform 7.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The station taxi rank is located at Skelhorne Street side of the station. There are two customer help points located for passengers requiring assistance. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis at Liverpool Lime Street station can be provided at the taxi rank. If you require a private accessible taxi please locate a member of the station staff and they will provide you with a local taxi firm company number.
Lockers
Lockers
The Excess Baggage Co. Lockers and staffed luggage storage counter are located in the main concourse near the escalators across from Platform 6. Open daily 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Various retail establishments including Photo Booths to purchase items whilst in the station
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | Upper Crust | Starbucks | JD Wetherspoon
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Dollar | Hertz | Alamo | Green Motion | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located in the main concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Full wheelchair access throughout the station, with help points at the Skelhorne Street entrance and at customer information desk in the main concourse.

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