Trains from London to Liverpool

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London to Liverpool train information

London Liverpool train map

Train duration 2h21m
Arrival Liverpool, England
Departure London, England
Distance 178 Miles
Train operators Virgin Trains
Lowest train price from £22.00
Average train price £82.00

Which train company can I use?

There are several rail providers across the United Kingdom & Europe but the journey between London in England to Liverpool in England are provided by Virgin Trains.

How far is it by train?

On average, the journey takes approximately 2h21m by train because of the 178 miles to go to Liverpool from London. The journey time may change depending if the train is direct or with changes.

How much does it costs?

The cheapest fare we've found for the next 30 days is £22.00 one way.

Best prices for London to Liverpool train tickets

from £22.00 MORE 2h50m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £6.00 MORE 6h06m
from £1.50 MORE 6h16m
Flight
from £85.99 MORE 16h45m

London - Liverpool prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from London to Liverpool by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

  may july   june
monday tuesday wednesday thursday friday saturday sunday
25

Megabus£13

National Express£18

Loco2£44

26

Megabus£10

National Express£14

Loco2£31

27

Megabus£7

National Express£14

Loco2£31

28

Megabus£7

National Express£15

Loco2£31

29

Megabus£8

National Express£15

Loco2£39

30
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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Train times London to Liverpool

When are the next trains to Liverpool?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
London Euston
07:07
Liverpool Moorfields
09:56
2h49m Virgin Trains
London Euston
07:10
Liverpool Central
10:15
3h05m Virgin Trains
London Euston
07:10
Liverpool Moorfields
10:11
3h01m Virgin Trains
London Euston
07:30
Liverpool Lime Street
10:43
3h13m Virgin Trains
London Euston
07:30
Liverpool Lime Street
10:32
3h02m Virgin Trains
London Euston
12:07
Liverpool Moorfields
14:41
2h34m Virgin Trains
London Euston
12:10
Liverpool Central
15:15
3h05m Virgin Trains
London Euston
12:30
Liverpool Central
15:31
3h01m Virgin Trains
London Euston
13:07
Liverpool Moorfields
15:41
2h34m Virgin Trains
London Euston
13:10
Liverpool Moorfields
16:11
3h01m Virgin Trains
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The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Looking at our data, 14 trains from London to Liverpool are running today and 15 tomorrow. The first London Liverpool train is at 08:15 and the last train departs at 18:28. The first and last departure hours may vary every day and there may be less services during weekends or public holidays. Train operators may as well adapt the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the season.

London - Liverpool: the best time to book cheap trains

Price of the ticket when booking in advance or at the last minute

90

£62

60

£28

30

£31

15

£33

7

£34

3

£36

1

£56

Same day

Days before Departure

Overall, the earlier you buy your train ticket, the cheaper it will be but there can be some exceptions. We gathered the results from the past 6 months in order to understand the best time to book your train tickets London to Liverpool. The figures reveal that booking your train from London to Liverpool in advance can be more expensive.

We found trains at £28 when buying your train 1 month in advance whereas you will need to pay a minimum of £62 if you buy your seat 2 months in advance. Thus, according to our data, the best time to buy your train is 1 month in advance as it is 55% cheaper than 2 months in advance.

Best prices for London to Liverpool trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between London and Liverpool by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Liverpool to London and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
London
Euston
Liverpool
Lime Street
£22.00 07/07/2018 07:30 Virgin Trains 2 days ago
London
Euston
Liverpool
Moorfields
£25.00 18/07/2018 13:07 Virgin Trains 6 days ago
London
Euston
Liverpool
Moorfields
£25.00 18/07/2018 12:07 Virgin Trains 6 days ago
London
Euston
Liverpool
Moorfields
£26.00 14/07/2018 07:07 Virgin Trains 1 day ago
London
Euston
Liverpool
Moorfields
£27.00 27/06/2018 12:07 Virgin Trains 7 days ago
London
Euston
Liverpool
Moorfields
£29.00 14/07/2018 08:40 Virgin Trains 1 day ago
London
Euston
Liverpool
Moorfields
£31.00 06/07/2018 18:07 Virgin Trains 16 hours ago
London
Euston
Liverpool
Moorfields
£31.00 13/07/2018 18:07 Virgin Trains 16 hours ago
London
Euston
Liverpool
Moorfields
£31.00 15/07/2018 08:15 Virgin Trains 1 day ago
London
Euston
Liverpool
Central
£31.00 14/07/2018 08:10 Virgin Trains 1 day ago

Best prices for the next 30 days.

London Liverpool train

Discount London - Liverpool train tickets

National Railcards can bring you great savings if you're travelling by train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you might want to get one of the five existing railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can help you save money for your London Liverpool train ticket.

  • If you want to understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you can evaluate how many journeys you need to make earnings. You will see that commonly only a few trips are needed.

    For your calculation, you must include the railcard cost, for instance £30, your savings on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average price of a London Liverpool ticket is £81.33 (1).

    Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £81.33: £88/£81.33 = 1.08. You will need to make about 2 trips from Liverpool to London (one way journey) with your railcard to be profitable.

  • Railcards enable you to get a third off most adult fares for a year. A Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the 5 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
London to Liverpool train £81.33 £54.22 £27.11 1.08

(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

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