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Train Information to Liverpool from Oxford

distanceDistance135 miles (218 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£57 (€64)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersWest Midlands Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Oxford to Liverpool cover the 135 miles (218 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 1 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £38, but the average price of train tickets is £57. Travellers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

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Train between Oxford and Liverpool with CrossCountry

CrossCountry trains will get you between Oxford and Liverpool from £38. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Oxford and Liverpool you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Omio helps you find the perfect Oxford - Liverpool train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train between Oxford and Liverpool, Omio shows you CrossCountry’s current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Oxford to Liverpool trip. You can expect to travel around 135 miles (218 km) from Oxford to Liverpool on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets from Oxford to Liverpool starting as low as £38 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!

    When you buy your CrossCountry train tickets from Oxford to Liverpool don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Trains from Oxford to Liverpool

    Trains connect Oxford with Liverpool several times each day. There are no direct services. Most passengers must change at Birmingham and sometimes also at Banbury. The first service of the day leaves Oxford at 5:18 a.m. and arrives into Liverpool Lime Street station at 9:11 a.m. Trains then leave Oxford for Liverpool at approximately half hourly intervals.The last service of the day leaves Oxford at 8:39 p.m. and arrives into Liverpool Lime Street at 12:39 a.m. the following day. Including changes, most services take between two hours 55 minutes and four hours to complete the journey. The service is run by CrossCountry Trains.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Oxford to Liverpool
    Travel by train 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 Oxford to Liverpool.
    FAQs
    How much do cheap trains to Liverpool from Oxford cost?
    You can find a cheap train from Oxford to Liverpool for some dates and times for as low as £38  one way in the next 7 days.
    What is the average cost of a train from Oxford to Liverpool?
    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Oxford to Liverpool train to cost on average £57  one way.
    How far is it from Oxford to Liverpool by train?
    You should expect to travel around 135 miles (218 km)  to Liverpool from Oxford by train.
    What is the average Oxford to Liverpool train duration?
    The Oxford to Liverpool train duration is on average 3 h 1 min, which is to be expected when travelling 135 miles (218 km) from Oxford to Liverpool. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
    What station does the Oxford to Liverpool train leave from? Which Liverpool train station do I come into from Oxford?

    Some of the Oxford train stations to Liverpool you can start your journey from include Oxford, Oxford Parkway Station and Oxford, Magdalen Road. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Liverpool include Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central and Liverpool South Parkway.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Oxford   and arriving in Liverpool Lime Street.

    Where is the Oxford train station located? Where is the Liverpool train station located?

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Oxford, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Oxford. The most popular arrival train station in Liverpool, called Liverpool Lime Street, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

    What train providers offer a service to Liverpool from Oxford?
    If you're looking for trains from Oxford to Liverpool, you can rely on West Midlands Railway or Cross Country to get you to Liverpool. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Oxford to Liverpool route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    How many trains are there from Oxford to Liverpool a day?
    On average, there are 10 trains a day from Oxford to Liverpool. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When does the first train depart from Oxford to Liverpool? When does the last train depart from Oxford to Liverpool?
    If you prefer early morning trains from Oxford to Liverpool, the first train leaves at 07: 39. If you prefer late night trains from Oxford to Liverpool, the last train of the day leaves at 11: 39. Omio shows you the latest train from Oxford to Liverpool times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    How early should I book train tickets between Oxford and Liverpool to score the best deals?
    If you book Oxford to Liverpool train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £57. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Liverpool from Oxford. 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

    Oxford
    Liverpool
    Oxford is the most popular Oxford railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Oxford for your journey to Liverpool.