Cheap bus tickets from London to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Jan 23

Cheapest

$14

Average

$23

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Liverpool will cost around $ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 14.

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09:00AMLondon5h45 02:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$141One-way
06:00PMLondon5h30 11:30PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$201One-way
03:00PMLondon5h40 08:40PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$201One-way
04:00PMLondon7h20 11:20PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$231One-way
11:30PMLondon6h40 06:10AMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$411One-way

Bus schedule from London to Liverpool

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09:00AMLondon5h45 02:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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03:00PMLondon5h40 08:40PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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04:00PMLondon7h20 11:20PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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06:00PMLondon5h30 11:30PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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11:30PMLondon6h40 06:10AMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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Jan 23
$36West Midlands Railway
$8Flixbus
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Jan 24
$36West Midlands Railway
$8Flixbus
Tue
Jan 25
$30West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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Jan 26
$24West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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Jan 27
$30West Midlands Railway
$8Flixbus
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Jan 28
$35Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus
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Jan 29
$36West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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Jan 30
$35Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus
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$8Flixbus
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$24West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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$24West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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$24West Midlands Railway
$8Flixbus
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$63West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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$36West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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$24West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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Feb 7
$24West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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$24West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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$24West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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Feb 10
$36West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
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Feb 11
$24West Midlands Railway
$11Flixbus

Bus times from London to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Jan 23

Fastest Journey

5 h 30 m

Average

6 h 11 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

286 km

Of the 5 buses that leave London for Liverpool every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 286 km distance in an average of 6 h 11 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

06:00PMLondon5h30 11:30PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$201One-way
03:00PMLondon5h40 08:40PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$201One-way
09:00AMLondon5h45 02:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$141One-way
11:30PMLondon6h40 06:10AMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$411One-way
04:00PMLondon7h20 11:20PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$231One-way

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Overview: Bus from London to Liverpool

distanceDistance177 miles (286 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$7 (€6)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express, Megabus or Infobus

Buses from London to Liverpool cover the 177 miles (286 km) long route taking on average 5 h 20 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Infobus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $7 (€6), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $7 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.

Bus providers: National Express from London to Liverpool

Find the best buses from London to Liverpool with Omio's travel partners National Express from $7 (€5). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus from London to Liverpool, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets to Liverpool from London and when traveling by bus:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Buses from London to Liverpool

    Taking the bus from London to Liverpool is a great option, with regular direct connections that run straight into the centre of the city. National Express runs 5-7 services from London Victoria every day, which take between 4 hours 45 minutes and 6 hours 35 minutes to reach Liverpool One Bus Station. And with morning, noon, and late evening options, finding a convenient departure slot should be easy.

    Which bus companies travel from London to Liverpool?

    There is only one company to choose from when traveling by bus from London to Liverpool. National Express operates a direct service from London Victoria to Liverpool One Bus Station, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

    How long is the bus from London to Liverpool?

    Journey times vary when traveling by bus from London to Liverpool. The shortest journey times will be around 4 hours 45 minutes, but direct buses can take as long as 6 hours 35 minutes. However, slower services travel overnight, so may still be a convenient option.

    How many buses are there from London to Liverpool?

    Buses leave London for Liverpool every day of the week. Travellers can expect a choice of 5-7 direct buses to Liverpool from London. There are 5 buses from Monday to Saturday, as well as a couple of additional options on Sundays. Alternatively, over 20 indirect services travel to Liverpool from London daily, usually with a stop in Birmingham.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from London to Liverpool?

    Departure Station: All buses from London to Liverpool will leave from London Victoria bus Station, London's main bus terminal. The bus station can be found 200 metres walk from London Victoria Station. This means that travellers can easily reach their buses via the London Underground's District, Circle, or Victoria lines. And overground trains also run into Victoria from across south-east England.

    Arrival Station: Direct buses to Liverpool from London will arrive at Liverpool One Bus Station (also known as Canning Place). From there, visitors can walk a short distance to the Liverpool One shopping centre, the Waterfront district, and the Georgian Quarter. The 26 bus runs to Anfield, the home of Liverpool FC, and the 20 bus runs to Goodison Park. Liverpool University is around 20 minutes away on foot, while direct buses run to Liverpool Airport in 40 minutes.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Liverpool from London

    Take the bus 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 London to Liverpool.
    FAQs

    How much do cheap bus tickets from London to Liverpool cost?

    Bus tickets to Liverpool from London for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $7 (€5)  one way in the next 7 days.

    How much is the bus from London to Liverpool on average?

    If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Liverpool bus to cost on average $7 (€6)  one way.

    How far is Liverpool from London by bus?

    The distance to Liverpool from London by bus is approximately 177 miles (286 km).

    What is the London to Liverpool bus travel time?

    On average the London to Liverpool bus travel time is 5 h 20 min  for the 177 miles (286 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    What is the departure bus station in London and arrival bus station in Liverpool?

    Omio customers book a bus from London Victoria   to Liverpool, Liverpool One   most frequently for this route.

    Where do I find the London bus station to Liverpool? Where is the Liverpool bus station?

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from London Victoria and need to travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.

    Passengers arriving in Liverpool most often arrive at Liverpool, Liverpool One and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from this bus station to the city center.

    Which bus providers can take me from London to Liverpool?

    For the best London to Liverpool bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, Megabus or Infobus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services from London to Liverpool to compare what amenities they may offer.

    Are there any nonstop bus services from London to Liverpool?

    Yes, you can search for direct buses from London to Liverpool on Omio with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your bus ticket.

    When can I take the first bus from London to Liverpool? When can I take the last bus for the day?

    You can take the first bus from London to Liverpool at 9: 00 AM. The last bus from London to Liverpool that you can take departs at 3: 05 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from London to Liverpool schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

    How early should I purchase bus tickets from London to Liverpool to score the best deals?

    The price of a one way bus ticket from London to Liverpool is on average $7 (€6) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this trip. In general, you can find bus tickets to Liverpool from London available a few months in advance.