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 Manchester Victoria to Liverpool Lime Street will cost around £ 7 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 6.
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1 h 7 m
Trains per day
Of the 20 trains that leave Manchester Victoria for Liverpool Lime Street every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 49 km distance in an average of 1 h 7 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 40 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 55 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||30 miles (49 km)|
|Average train duration||57 min|
|Average train ticket price||£4 (€5)|
|Train frequency||50 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 50 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||First Transpennine Express or Northern Rail|
Trains from Manchester Victoria to Liverpool Lime Street cover the 30 miles (49 km) long trip taking on average 57 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £4, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £3.
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