Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train

Tue, 21 May
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Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
09:556h09
Southampton Central (SOU)
16:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£621One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
07:304h34
Southampton Central (SOU)
12:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1091One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
17:004h22
Southampton Central (SOU)
21:22Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1091One-way
0 changes
South Western Railway
06:435h18
Southampton Central (SOU)
12:01Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1091One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:154h45
Southampton Central (SOU)
16:00Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1091One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSouthampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 21 May
Avanti West Coast
11:154h45
Southampton Central (SOU)
16:00Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:556h09
Southampton Central (SOU)
16:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
South Western Railway
06:435h18
Southampton Central (SOU)
12:01Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
07:304h34
Southampton Central (SOU)
12:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
17:004h22
Southampton Central (SOU)
21:22Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes

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Train times from Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 22 m

Average

4 h 57 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

298 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Southampton Central (SOU) for Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
17:004h22
Southampton Central (SOU)
21:22Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1091One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
07:304h34
Southampton Central (SOU)
12:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1091One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:304h34
Southampton Central (SOU)
16:04Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1141One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:154h45
Southampton Central (SOU)
16:00Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1091One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
16:155h03
Southampton Central (SOU)
21:18Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£1591One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

distanceDistance184 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£110 (€123)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) cover the 184 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 22 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £110, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £62. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Virgin Trains trains Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)

Travel to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) from Southampton Central (SOU) from £268 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry and Virgin Trains! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV). They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 1 min
  • Cheapest Price: £268
  • CrossCountry frequency: 10 a day

FAQs: Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Southampton Central (SOU) 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 Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) can start from as little as £62 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) is £110; 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 Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) is 4 h 22 min   to travel the 184 mile long route, with around there are 10 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) leaves at 04: 52. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) leaves at 17: 15.
There are 10 trains a day from Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV), you can count on CrossCountry or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) from Southampton Central (SOU) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Southampton Central, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 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 for a train from Southampton Central (SOU) to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) from Southampton Central (SOU) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Southampton Central

Distance from Southampton Central to city center
Distance from Southampton Central to city center
0.7 miles (1.2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus service goes from the north side (Blechynden Terrace) during engineering works. Overnight onward transport goes from the South side (West Quay side)
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Yes outside Platform 4 exit
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | U-Drive
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Step-free category A Station - This station has step-free access to all platforms. Please be aware that this station has no tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All South Western Railway ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. All machines are accessible, however the station may not be so please check the station access note for further details | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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