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.
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2 h 3 m
2 h 10 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave York for Liverpool every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||2 h 12 min|
|Average train ticket price||£42 (€48)|
|Train frequency||23 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 13 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service|
Trains from York to Liverpool cover the 86 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 12 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £42, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £20. Travellers depart most frequently from York and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.
You can travel by train from York to Liverpool with First TransPennine Express 3 and Northern Rail (3) for as low as £20. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
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.
Train information from York to Liverpool with Northern Rail (3):
Looking to travel by train between York and Liverpool? Omio can help you find that perfect trip with First TransPennine Express 3. Check Omio to see current First TransPennine Express 3 train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the York to Liverpool train and book First TransPennine Express 3 tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between York and Liverpool, you can expect to travel 86 miles (138 km) one-way with First TransPennine Express 3. If you search for trains to Liverpool from York in the Omio app, you can check if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with First TransPennine Express 3, we do the work for you to get you safely to Liverpool from York. Book that perfect York to Liverpool train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with First TransPennine Express 3!
First TransPennine Express 3 from York to Liverpool train information:
Trains from York to Liverpool leave throughout the day and the evening. The first service leaves just before 6:00 am. Trains then run every 30 minutes to one hour, until just before 10:00 pm. All services are run by First TransPennine Express. Most services run direct, but early morning services may have one or two changes. Journey times can vary, but most last between 3-4 hours. Fares may be higher for early morning services.
York train station is situated just a few minutes walk from the city centre. It is well connected to local transport links. There are several bus stops outside the station, where both local and national bus services can be found. The Coastliner bus connects York with the coast, and with Leeds. This service runs from early morning until just before midnight. There is a taxi rank outside the station that is open 24 hours a day. Short stay parking is available. There is bike storage at the station.
Liverpool is famous for its reputation as a musically historical city, with a creative and cultural feel. Tourists to Liverpool can visit the famous haunts of The Beatles, as well as discovering new music being played in venues across the city. When travelling from York to Liverpool, trains arrive at Lime Street station. Lime Street station is a short distance from other train stations such as James Street, and is situated in the city centre. It is well connected to many different bus services; with regular buses departing to the local area, as well as national coaches and an airport shuttle service. There is a taxi rank outside the station.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from York to Liverpool Lime Street.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, York, located approximately 0.5 miles (790 m) from the city centre of York. The most popular arrival train station in Liverpool, called Liverpool Lime Street, is located around 0.4 miles (692 m) away from its city centre.
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