How to get from York to Liverpool

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Travel Information to Liverpool from York

distanceDistance86 miles (138 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£26 - £66
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £26 • 4 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £66 • 1 h 57 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or First Transpennine Express

Travel 86 miles (138 km) by coach or train to Liverpool from York. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 57 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £26. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from York to Liverpool.

Travel Tips: Travel from York to Liverpool

Travel 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.

There are 2 travel options from York to Liverpool: coach or train.

The cheapest way from York to Liverpool is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £26 compared to other travel options to Liverpool:

A coach is generally £40 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £66 from York to Liverpool.

The quickest way to travel between York and Liverpool is by train, which takes on average 1 h 57 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Liverpool by coach can take on average 4 h 25 min.

You should expect to travel around 86 miles (138 km) from York to Liverpool.

The average frequency per day from York to Liverpool is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Liverpool from York as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from York to Liverpool:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from York, Train Station and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
  • Most travellers who book a train ticket from York to Liverpool depart from York to Liverpool Lime Street.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from York to Liverpool:

  • You can travel from York to Liverpool by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £26 with National Express from York to Liverpool.
  • You can go to Liverpool from York by train with First Transpennine Express. You'll see cheap train tickets for £66 with First Transpennine Express from York to Liverpool on Omio.

Yes, there are direct routes from York to Liverpool with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Liverpool with with direct coaches per day.
  • You can find 25 direct trains per day to Liverpool with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Liverpool tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

Your journey from York to Liverpool doesn't have to end in Liverpool. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Edinburgh. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Edinburgh to your York to Liverpool trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Liverpool today!

When planning your trip to Liverpool from York, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £26 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £66 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Liverpool from York online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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