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from Liverpool to Durham

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Travel Information from Liverpool to Durham

distanceDistance110 miles (177 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£37 - £50
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £37 • 5 h 11 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £50 • 3 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or First Transpennine Express

Travel 110 miles (177 km) by coach or train to Durham from Liverpool. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £37. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Liverpool to Durham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Liverpool to Durham

Travel to Durham 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 Liverpool to Durham.

What are my Liverpool to Durham travel options?

There are 2 ways to travel to Durham from Liverpool including taking a coach or train.

How do I get from Liverpool to Durham the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Liverpool to Durham is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £37 compared to other travel options to Durham:

A coach journey is usually £13 less than a journey to Durham by train, which costs on average £50 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool to Durham?

The quickest way to travel between Liverpool and Durham is by train, which takes on average 3 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 5 h 11 min.

How far is Durham from Liverpool?

You should expect to travel around 110 miles (177 km) from Liverpool to Durham.

Where do I depart from Liverpool? Where do I arrive in Durham?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Liverpool to Durham:

  • Coaches from Liverpool to Durham most often leave from Liverpool, Liverpool One and arrive in Durham, Bus Station (stand C).
  • Trains mostly leave from Liverpool Lime Street and tend to arrive in Durham.

Which travel operators can get me from Liverpool to Durham?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Liverpool to Durham, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Durham by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Liverpool to Durham tickets on Omio for £37.
  • Travel with First Transpennine Express to go to Durham by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find First Transpennine Express Liverpool to Durham tickets on Omio for £50.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Durham from Liverpool ends?

Omio customers who travel from Liverpool to Durham often also extend their holiday to go to London, Newcastle upon Tyne or Edinburgh. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Durham and these popular destinations at a great price.

How early should I purchase tickets between Liverpool and Durham online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Liverpool to Durham, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £37 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £50 one way.

But we recommend booking Liverpool to Durham tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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