Trains from Liverpool to London

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The cheapest trains

from Liverpool
to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 22

Cheapest

$16

Average

$61

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

The average ticket from Liverpool to London will cost around $ 61 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 16.

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09:35Liverpool Lime Street3h5513:30London Euston
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$161One-way
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09:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1213:17London Euston
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$291One-way
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08:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1112:16London Euston
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$351One-way
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08:33Liverpool Lime Street3h5612:29London Euston
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$511One-way
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08:47Liverpool Lime Street2h1411:01London Euston
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$1741One-way

Train Times

Liverpool to London

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08:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1112:16London Euston
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08:33Liverpool Lime Street3h5612:29London Euston
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08:47Liverpool Lime Street2h1411:01London Euston
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09:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1213:17London Euston
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09:35Liverpool Lime Street3h5513:30London Euston
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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Wed
Aug 21
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$42National Express
Thu
Aug 22
$16West Midlands Railway
$23National Express
Fri
Aug 23
$16West Midlands Railway
$23National Express
Sat
Aug 24
$33West Midlands Railway
$23National Express
Sun
Aug 25
$118Virgin Trains
$18National Express
Mon
Aug 26
$24West Midlands Railway
$16National Express
Tue
Aug 27
$16West Midlands Railway
$16National Express
Wed
Aug 28
$16West Midlands Railway
$14National Express
Thu
Aug 29
$16West Midlands Railway
$14National Express
Fri
Aug 30
$16West Midlands Railway
$14National Express
Sat
Aug 31
$16West Midlands Railway
$16National Express
Sun
Sep 1
$37Virgin Trains
$14National Express
Mon
Sep 2
$16West Midlands Railway
$10National Express
Tue
Sep 3
$16West Midlands Railway
$8National Express
Wed
Sep 4
$16West Midlands Railway
$10National Express
Thu
Sep 5
$16West Midlands Railway
$8National Express
Fri
Sep 6
$16West Midlands Railway
$10National Express
Sat
Sep 7
$16West Midlands Railway
$10National Express
Sun
Sep 8
$30Virgin Trains
$8National Express
Mon
Sep 9
$16West Midlands Railway
$8National Express
Tue
Sep 10
$16West Midlands Railway
$8National Express

The fastest trains

from Liverpool
to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 22

Fastest Journey

2h 14m

Average

3h 41m

Trains per day

5

Distance

286 km

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

These direct train cover the 286 km distance in an average of 3h 41m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 2h 14m .

The slowest train will take 4h 12m 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.

Fastest
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08:47Liverpool Lime Street2h1411:01London Euston
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$1741One-way
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09:35Liverpool Lime Street3h5513:30London Euston
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$161One-way
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08:33Liverpool Lime Street3h5612:29London Euston
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$511One-way
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08:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1112:16London Euston
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$351One-way
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09:05Liverpool Lime Street4h1213:17London Euston
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$291One-way

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Journey Summary

Liverpool to London Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
4 hours 44 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $28
Trains depart from:Liverpool
Trains arrive in:London
Distance:286 km
TrainTrain Companies:Virgin Trains, West Midlands Railway

Trains from Liverpool to London

There are regular direct trains from Liverpool South Parkway Station to London Euston Station, with the weekday schedule beginning just after 5:00 a.m. and continuing with trains roughly every hour until the final direct departure in the evening. Journey times from Merseyside to the capital are mostly around two hours and 30 minutes. Additional indirect routes are available, requiring a change in Runcorn or Crewe. Sunday schedules have a slightly reduced frequency.

Which train companies travel from Liverpool to London?

Virgin Trains operates the direct rail service from Liverpool to London. Indirect connections involve taking West Midlands Trains services to Runcorn or Crewe to join southbound Virgin Trains departures for the onward journey to London Euston.

How long is the train from Liverpool to London?

The fastest direct trains from Liverpool to London take two hours and 15 minutes to cover the 210-mile journey. Most indirect journeys on the route have only a few minutes' wait between trains, so the complete trip takes around two and a half hours. Some Sunday services can be a few minutes slower.

How many trains are there from Liverpool to London?

The weekday schedule offers hourly direct services from early morning until mid-evening. With roughly the same number of indirect departures, passengers have a choice of connections from Liverpool to London leaving every half hour throughout the day. The Sunday timetable begins a little later, with a first departure just after 8:00 a.m.

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

Departure train station: Liverpool South Parkway Direct trains to London leave from Liverpool South Parkway station, located about 6 miles south-west of central Liverpool. The station has frequent local train connections to Lime Street and Central stations, with Merseyrail services around the region and its own bus stops serving routes across the city.

Arrival train station: London Euston Trains from Liverpool arrive at Euston Station, situated on the northern side of central London. The station has its own bus terminus with routes across the city, as well as a nearby Underground station at Euston Square. There is a taxi stand one level below the main station concourse.

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Best fares for trains from Liverpool to London

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Fri, Aug 23
Train
West Midlands Railway
08:353h 55m12:30
LiverpoolLondon
Sat, Aug 24
Train
West Midlands Railway
09:054h 19m13:24
LiverpoolLondon
Fastest Trains from Liverpool to London
Sun, Sep 22
Train
Virgin Trains
07:182h 46m10:04
LiverpoolLondon
Sun, Sep 29
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Virgin Trains
07:182h 46m10:04
LiverpoolLondon
Sun, Sep 8
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Virgin Trains
07:182h 47m10:05
LiverpoolLondon
Return Train Tickets for London to Liverpool
Fri, Aug 23
Train
West Midlands Railway
07:493h 54m11:43
LondonLiverpool
Sat, Aug 24
Train
West Midlands Railway
07:214h 22m11:43
LondonLiverpool
Sun, Aug 25
Train
Virgin Trains
08:162h 55m11:11
LondonLiverpool

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Liverpool
London
TrainJames Street

Amenities

TrainLiverpool Central

Amenities

Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
TrainLiverpool Lime Street

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