Trains from Peterborough to Liverpool

Peterborough to Liverpool train information

Peterborough Liverpool train map

Train duration 4h01m
Arrival Liverpool, England
Departure Peterborough, England
Distance 128 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £36.00
Average train price £51.00
  • The journey from Peterborough, situated in England and Liverpool, which is in England is well connected by trains. The trains are run by the following rail operators: Cross Country.
  • On average, the journey takes normally 4h01m by train to cover the 128 miles to go to Liverpool from Peterborough. The train duration can vary depending if your train is direct or with changes.
  • We found trains from £36.00 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for Peterborough to Liverpool train tickets

from £36.00 MORE 3h48m

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Peterborough - Liverpool: the best time to book cheap trains

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The Prices for train tickets Peterborough to Liverpool will increase if you don't book early. If we look at our data, if you book your seat 2 months in advance, tickets should be available from £26 whereas when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £60 for your journey. Thus, you can save 57% on the price of your ticket by purchasing your seat 2 months in advance rather than on the day you're travelling.

The results are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Peterborough to Liverpool trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Lime Street
£36.00 18/07/2022 09:18 14 days ago
Lime Street
£36.00 18/07/2022 08:18 14 days ago
Lime Street
£50.50 18/07/2022 08:30 14 days ago
Lime Street
£79.70 18/07/2022 08:54 Cross Country 14 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Peterborough Liverpool train

Discount Peterborough - Liverpool train tickets

National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age and your situation, you are able to get one of the five existing railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can help you pay less for your Peterborough Liverpool train ticket.

What are the benefits of a railcard?

When buying a railcard, you aim to break even after several trips. But is it really profitable when taking the train from Peterborough to Liverpool? Use your calculator, taking into account:

A = the railcard cost (i.e.: £30)

B = average price cut with the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

C = average cost for a Peterborough Liverpool ticket (i.e.: £50.55)(1)

The first step is to divide A by B: this will show you the budget from which the card will be efficient. You can now divide that number by C. It will give you the approximate number of trips needed across the year to start saving money.

In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£50.55 = 1.74. Your railcard will be profitable if you're doing around 2 trips from Peterborough to Liverpool (one way journey).

How much does a railcard cost?

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard that costs £20. Railcards enable you to get 34% off most adult fares, hence you will save 1/3 on most train tickets.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 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
Peterborough to Liverpool train £50.55 £33.70 £16.85 1.75

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

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