York to Liverpool train

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Cheap train tickets from York to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 17 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from York to Liverpool is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Transpennine Express
09:492h12
York station (YRK)
12:01Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£381One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
08:502h09
York station (YRK)
10:59Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£401One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
09:192h41
York station (YRK)
12:00Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£401One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
09:192h34
York station (YRK)
11:53Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£401One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
08:192h33
York station (YRK)
10:52Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£841One-way
1 change

Train timetableYork to Liverpool

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 17 June
Transpennine Express
08:192h33
York station (YRK)
10:52Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change
Transpennine Express
08:502h09
York station (YRK)
10:59Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
09:192h41
York station (YRK)
12:00Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change
Transpennine Express
09:192h34
York station (YRK)
11:53Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change
Transpennine Express
09:492h12
York station (YRK)
12:01Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
10:202h33
York station (YRK)
12:53Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
1 change

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Train times from York to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for 17 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 9 m

Average

2 h 27 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

139 km

Of the 6 trains that leave York for Liverpool every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Transpennine Express
08:502h09
York station (YRK)
10:59Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£401One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
09:492h12
York station (YRK)
12:01Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£381One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
08:192h33
York station (YRK)
10:52Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£841One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
10:202h33
York station (YRK)
12:53Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£841One-way
1 change
Transpennine Express
09:192h34
York station (YRK)
11:53Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
£401One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from York to Liverpool

distanceDistance86 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£33 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from York to Liverpool cover the 86 miles long route taking on average 1 h 58 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £33. Travellers depart most frequently from York and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Train providers: TransPennine Express and Northern Rail (3) trains York to Liverpool

Buy your official TransPennine Express and Northern Rail (3) train tickets from York to Liverpool from £19 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient 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.

York to Liverpool train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 2 h 11 min
  • Cheapest Price: £79
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 1 a day

Trains from York to Liverpool: Journey Details

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.

Taking the Train from York

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.

Getting into Liverpool by Train

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.

FAQs: York to Liverpool train

FAQs: Travel by train from York 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 York to Liverpool.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from York to Liverpool can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for York to Liverpool is £33; 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 York to Liverpool is 1 h 58 min   to travel the 86 mile long journey, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from York to Liverpool leaves at 07: 49. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from York to Liverpool leaves at 21: 05.
There are 16 trains a day from York to Liverpool which require at least one change with TransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from York to Liverpool you can take a train with TransPennine Express or Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Liverpool from York on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 05.

Passengers board the train most frequently from York, which is located around 0.5 miles (787 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Liverpool Lime Street, located 0.4 miles (732 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Liverpool from York is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 58 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from York to Liverpool by train is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Liverpool from York including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in York and Liverpool

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Liverpool
York is the most popular York 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 York for your journey to Liverpool.
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Phone Number
+44 800 200 6060
Public transport options for York
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Bus Stand E outside the Principal Hotel

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