The cheapest buses from London to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$20

Average

$32

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 $ 32 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.

03:30PMLondon7h30 11:00PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$201One-way
06:00PMLondon5h45 11:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$241One-way
03:00PMLondon5h55 08:55PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$241One-way
04:00PMLondon6h30 10:30PMLiverpool
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$281One-way
09:00AMLondon5h45 02:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$341One-way

Timetable London to Liverpool

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09:00AMLondon5h45 02:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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03:00PMLondon5h55 08:55PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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03:30PMLondon7h30 11:00PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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04:00PMLondon6h30 10:30PMLiverpool
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04:40PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 35h50 10:30PMLiverpool
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06:00PMLondon5h45 11:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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11:30PMLondon6h40 06:10AMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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Thu
Sep 23
$101Avanti West Coast
$11Flixbus
Fri
Sep 24
$65Avanti West Coast
$11Flixbus
Sat
Sep 25
$101Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Sun
Sep 26
$58Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Mon
Sep 27
$83Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$65Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$58Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Thu
Sep 30
$54Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Fri
Oct 1
$54Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Sat
Oct 2
$58Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus
Sun
Oct 3
$83Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
$49Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Tue
Oct 5
$46Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Wed
Oct 6
$46Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Thu
Oct 7
$46Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus
Fri
Oct 8
$46Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Sat
Oct 9
$41Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Sun
Oct 10
$35Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Mon
Oct 11
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$12National Express
Tue
Oct 12
$46Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Wed
Oct 13
$46Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus

The fastest buses from London to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

Average

6 h 16 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

286 km

Of the 7 buses that leave London for Liverpool every day 7 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 16 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 45 m .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 30 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.

06:00PMLondon5h45 11:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$241One-way
09:00AMLondon5h45 02:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$341One-way
04:40PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 35h50 10:30PMLiverpool
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$521One-way
03:00PMLondon5h55 08:55PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$241One-way
04:00PMLondon6h30 10:30PMLiverpool
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$281One-way

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Bus Information to Liverpool from London

distanceDistance177 miles (286 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$8 (€7)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express, Megabus or Infobus

Buses from London to Liverpool cover the 177 miles (286 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Infobus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $7 (€5), but the average price of bus tickets is $8 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.

Bus companies

National Express London – Liverpool

Find the best buses between London and 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 trip.

National Express

Looking for a cheap and hassle-free way to travel between London and Liverpool? National Express is the UK’s leading bus company that provides premium services and comfortable travel experiences on a budget. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. Check National Express bus schedules and tickets available for the trip on Omio to find the best deals on buses between London and Liverpool. When you ride with National Express, you can expect to travel 177 miles (286 km) from London to Liverpool.

All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, perfect if you need to charge your phone or laptop. You can select from three ticket options for the London to Liverpool bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on canceling or changing your bus ticket easily, we recommend splurging on the Fully Flexible Fare option.

When purchasing your National Express bus tickets from London to Liverpool, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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.

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FAQs
How much do cheap bus tickets between London and 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 does it cost to take a bus to Liverpool from London?
If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Liverpool bus price to come in at an average of $8 (€7)  one way.
How far is Liverpool from London by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from London to Liverpool by bus to be approximately 177 miles (286 km).
How long is the bus between London and Liverpool?
The London to Liverpool bus duration is on average 4 h 55 min, which is to be expected when traveling 177 miles (286 km) from London to Liverpool. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Which bus station from London to Liverpool do I depart from? Which Liverpool bus station from London do I arrive in?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria   and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.

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

Passengers board their bus most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Liverpool, Liverpool One and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the bus station to the city center in Liverpool.

Which bus companies can get me from London to Liverpool?
For the route from London to Liverpool you can take a bus with National Express, Megabus or Infobus. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services to Liverpool from London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Is there a direct bus from London to Liverpool?
Yes, you can look for direct buses from London to Liverpool with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
What time is the earliest bus from London to Liverpool? What time is the last bus from London to Liverpool?
The earliest bus departing from London to Liverpool leaves at 7: 30 AM. The last bus departing from London to Liverpool leaves at 2: 00 PM. You can find the latest London to Liverpool bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy London to Liverpool bus tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from London to Liverpool is on average $8 (€7) 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 providers offering this journey. In general, you can find bus tickets between London and Liverpool available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Liverpool
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London Liverpool Street Stn
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City