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Liverpool to London train

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Find the best prices for train tickets Liverpool to London

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Different train ticket types for your journey

There are several types of train tickets Liverpool to London provided by each company, enabling passengers to choose between flexibility and cost. Travellers can book tickets on the website of the railway companies or on train ticket sales websites being accredited. Here is a description of each type of train ticket:

The Advance Tickets are tickets for single trips, valid in 1st and 2nd class. They can be booked 12 weeks in advance, and they are sold in limited numbers and are subject to availability. Typically, the earlier you book them, the cheaper the fare is. You should be aware that the Advance ticket is non-refundable. Even though, you can change the time and the date of the journey before departure.

The Off-Peak Tickets are the cheapest tickets to travel in less occupied trains. Offering an advantageous quality-price ratio, these tickets require passengers to travel off-peak. You can buy tickets at any time, in advance or just before the travel. The rail ticket is refundable but administrative fees may be charged; these fees can't be superior to £10.00.

The Anytime Tickets are completely flexible: you can travel whenever you want. Tickets can be purchased in advance or directly before travel. There are no limitations on when you want to go, however you will need to book a new ticket if you want to modify the date, destination or class.

You can also purchase a Season Ticket for 7 days or a period of either 1 month or 1 year. Generally these tickets are available for short and medium distances in the UK.

The last Rovers and Rangers ticket type allows you unlimited travel for an area and time period with all train companies.

Best price found for train ticket from Liverpool to London

We compare train ticket prices for all major companies to travel from Liverpool to London by train and find the best price for you. Here are the best prices selected for the coming days to go to London. Your Liverpool to London train ticket is just few clicks away!

Journey Price Departure on At Company Searched
£17.00 21/07/2017 20:48 Virgin Trains 15 hours ago
£17.00 16/07/2017 20:47 Virgin Trains 7 days ago
£22.00 12/07/2017 19:47 Virgin Trains 23 hours ago
£22.00 11/07/2017 20:48 Virgin Trains 16 hours ago
£22.00 27/06/2017 19:47 Virgin Trains 12 hours ago
£22.00 08/07/2017 19:48 Virgin Trains 1 day ago
£22.00 11/07/2017 13:47 Virgin Trains 16 hours ago
£22.00 01/07/2017 17:47 Virgin Trains 21 hours ago
£22.00 27/06/2017 20:48 Virgin Trains 4 days ago
£22.00 12/07/2017 19:47 Virgin Trains 6 days ago

Best price found for Liverpool to London train ticket for the next 30 days.

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Next train departures

When are the next trains to London?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Liverpool Lime Street
London Euston
2h12m Virgin Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
London Euston
2h20m Virgin Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
London Euston
2h17m Virgin Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
London Euston
2h19m Virgin Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
London Euston
2h22m Virgin Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
London Euston
2h55m Virgin Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
London Euston
2h58m Virgin Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
London Euston
2h18m Virgin Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
London Euston
2h12m Virgin Trains
Liverpool Lime Street
London Euston
2h12m Virgin Trains

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

According to our data, 11 trains from Liverpool to London are being operated today and 6 tomorrow. The first Liverpool London train is at 07:00 while the last one departs at 20:48. The first and last departure times can change on each day of the week and there might be fewer trains during weekends as well as public holidays. Train companies may as well increase or decrease the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the season.

Transport operators from Liverpool to London

The following table lists the various transport operators serving the route Liverpool to London.

Transport operators Departure Arrival
London Midland Liverpool London
Virgin Trains Liverpool London

Liverpool - London: the best time to book cheap trains

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The chart above illustrates the best prices found over the past six months depending on how much time in advance the train is booked. Buying your train from Liverpool to London in advance should enable you to spend less for your train.

The cheapest tickets we found were from £18 when buying your seat 1 month in advance, it is 63% cheaper than the cheapest price we found when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling.

Price barometer for train tickets covering this trip

The gopili price barometer gives the prices for a Liverpool to London train and helps you to know whether you are getting a good deal:


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Discount Liverpool to London train tickets

Willing to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and deals are available to pay less for your Liverpool London train ticket and make even more savings on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are several types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

Why should I buy a railcard?

If you want to understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you have to evaluate the number of trips you need to save money. You will see that usually only a few trips are needed.

For your assessment, you must include the cost of your railcard, for instance £30, the discount on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average price of a Liverpool London ticket is £25.12 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £25.12: £88/£25.12 = 3.5. It will take you about 4 trips from London to Liverpool (one way journey) with your railcard to be profitable.

How much do I need to pay for a railcard?

Railcards enable you to save 34% off most rail fares for 12 months. The Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the five other ones £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Liverpool to London train £25.12 £16.74 £8.37 3.51

(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

Where to find cheap train tickets

London Midland

London Midland, a rail travel specialist, proposes connections to more than 66 destinations. Tickets for the journey from Liverpool to London are available starting from £31.

Virgin Trains

Virgin Trains, a rail travel specialist, proposes connections to more than 123 destinations. Tickets for the journey from Liverpool to London are available starting from £17.

Book cheap train from Liverpool to London

You are able to book your Liverpool to London train ticket in 3 different ways:

How can I book a train ticket online?

You are able to buy tickets online directly on most train providers' websites like Eurostar, Northern Rail, Great Western Railway, Greater Anglia. You can also book train tickets on Ticket Retailers' websites like Trainline or My Train Ticket.

Can I buy tickets over the phone?

If you prefer a call with an agent that will help you book your ticket, you are able to do so with most train companies.

Is it possible to book a train ticket directly at the station?

Depending on the station, you are able to either book your train ticket at the staffed ticket office or using a self-service ticket machine available at many stations. We recommend you to check beforehand if the station offers these services and the opening hours.

Gopili helps you get cheap train tickets from Liverpool to London by comparing journey times and prices across all rail operators. You can then sort the results by price, duration, departure time to find the ticket that suits your needs. Looking at the best fare for the return journey? Compare the prices of train tickets London to Liverpool with our travel search engine and get the best ticket.

And if you change?

Other alternatives of transport exist to travel from Liverpool to London:

Bus from Liverpool to London

Flights from Liverpool to London

Travel information for your train journey

Liverpool London train

Route Liverpool to London

Liverpool London train map

Train duration 2h31m
Arrival city London, England
Departure city Liverpool, England
Distance 178 Miles
Lowest train ticket price from £17.00
Train operators for Liverpool to London London Midland, Virgin Trains
  • The route between Liverpool, located in England and London, located in England is well served by trains. The trains are run by the following train operators: London Midland, Virgin Trains.
  • There are 178 miles between both cities and the average duration between Liverpool to London is around 2h31m. Train travel is often the fastest option to get to London from Liverpool, and it's also a greener option than driving your car or taking the plane.
  • We found tickets from £17.00 to travel in the next 30 days. Prices can vary depending on the day and hour of travel as well as how long in advance you purchase your ticket.

How to find cheap train tickets Liverpool to London ?

If you're searching for cheap train tickets Liverpool to London, we're here to help. Here we give you some tricks to find cheap train tickets.

When should I book my ticket?

The earlier you buy your ticket the cheaper it is. You may save up to 80% on your train ticket by booking 12 weeks prior the departure. Why? Because train operators can release advance tickets up to 12 weeks in advance and it is usually at this time that you will have the cheapest price.

When should I take my train?

In order to find cheap train tickets, you should avoid the peak train times between 06:30 to 09:30 and 15:30 to 18:30. Consider different times and your train ticket Liverpool to London will be cheaper.

Are two singles cheaper than a return?

It's very common that two singles are cheaper than a return ticket, that's why you should have a look at both prices for your journey in order to spend less.

What is split ticketing?

In some cases, purchasing a ticket from Liverpool to an intermediary station and then an additional ticket from this city to London is cheaper than booking only one ticket for your entire journey. Splitting your ticket can help you pay less.

Things to do in London

We have created for you a list of 6 points of interests that you can visit in London.

  • Big Ben
  • Westminster Abbey
  • View from the Shard
  • London Eye
  • National Gallery
  • Tower of London

If you're discovering London for the first time and you do not really know the things that you can see during your time over there, don't worry. Your itinerary will obviously depend of the length of your stay as well as your areas of interest but the team at Gopili helps you find the famous areas in London.

Big Ben is probably one of the most interesting things to do for visitors. You can also go to discover London Eye and Westminster Abbey which are usually suggested by the people who have already explored the city.

Another noteworthy area that you may want to see is National Gallery if you wish to find out more about the city.

View from the Shard is also a touristic site that we will advise you to visit if you got spare time during your trip.

Lastly, if you're still looking to discover more about London, Tower of London can be the last stage of your trip. While visitors might not consider it as the most interesting thing to do, it will help you get a complete picture of the city and its character.