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Cheap train tickets and times from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

Showing times and prices for Apr 21

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

36 m

Average

51 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

49 km

Cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to start from $10 with an average ticket price of $12.

The fastest train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to takes 36m in comparison to an average duration of 51m and covers a distance of 49 km.

9 trains that leave Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) for every day with 9 travelling directly.

Transpennine Express
04:52PM0h36
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
05:28PMManchester Victoria (MCV)
$101One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
09:29PM2h25
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
11:54PMManchester Victoria (MCV)
$101One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:10AM0h57
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
09:07AMManchester Victoria (MCV)
$121One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
09:21AM0h40
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
10:01AMManchester Victoria (MCV)
$141One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
05:19PM0h40
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
05:59PMManchester Victoria (MCV)
$151One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

distanceDistance30 miles (49 km)
durationAverage train duration34 min
priceAverage train ticket price$12 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) cover the 30 miles (49 km) long journey taking on average 34 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $5 (€4), but the average price of train tickets is $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Manchester Victoria.

Train companies: TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) trains

You can travel by train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) with TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains for as low as $5 (€4). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains to Manchester Victoria (MCV) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV). It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 57 min
  • Cheapest Price: $6
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 10 a day

FAQs: Trains from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV)

FAQs: Travel by train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) 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 Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) can start from as little as $5 (€4) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) is $12 (€10); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) is on average 34 min   for the 30 mile (49 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Manchester Victoria (MCV) from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) leaves at 5: 20 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) leaves at 11: 30 PM.
There are 25 trains a day from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) which require at least one change with TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Manchester Victoria (MCV). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV).
When taking a train from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV), you can count on TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3) or East Midlands Trains for the best way to get you to Manchester Victoria (MCV). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 30 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street, which is located around 0.4 miles (731 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Manchester Victoria, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) to Manchester Victoria (MCV) by train is September.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Liverpool Lime Street (LIV) and Manchester Victoria (MCV) including taking a train or bus.

Trains departing from Liverpool Lime Street

Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
0.4 miles (731 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)
Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement services depart at the Bus stop on Skelhorne Street, near the Tesco Express. L3 5GA.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport
8 miles (13 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit from the station in about 40 minutes using the AirLink 500 shuttle bus service.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platform 7.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The station taxi rank is located at Skelhorne Street side of the station. There are two customer help points located for passengers requiring assistance. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis at Liverpool Lime Street station can be provided at the taxi rank. If you require a private accessible taxi please locate a member of the station staff and they will provide you with a local taxi firm company number.
Lockers
Lockers
The Excess Baggage Co. Lockers and staffed luggage storage counter are located in the main concourse near the escalators across from Platform 6. Open daily 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Various retail establishments including Photo Booths to purchase items whilst in the station
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | Upper Crust | Starbucks | JD Wetherspoon
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Dollar | Hertz | Alamo | Green Motion | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located in the main concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Full wheelchair access throughout the station, with help points at the Skelhorne Street entrance and at customer information desk in the main concourse.

Trains arriving to Manchester Victoria

Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
Distance from Manchester Victoria to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
Amenities at station
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Salford Van Hire | Salford Car Hire
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A station, Scooter Friendly Station - Step free access around the whole station via use of lifts between platforms 3-6, connection with Manchester Metrolink using ramps | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accepts Cash & Cards Located near the ticket office. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: As per ticket office opening hours | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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