The cheapest trains from Liverpool to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Cheapest

$52

Average

$87

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 Liverpool to Peterborough will cost around $ 87 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 52.

Cheapest
09:51AMLiverpool Lime Street3h48 01:39PMPeterborough
0 changes
$521One-way
08:54AMLiverpool Lime Street3h51 12:45PMPeterborough
1 changes
$801One-way
08:16AMLiverpool Lime Street3h51 12:07PMPeterborough
2 changes
$801One-way
09:20AMLiverpool Lime Street3h48 01:08PMPeterborough
2 changes
$801One-way
09:08AMLiverpool Lime Street3h59 01:07PMPeterborough
1 changes
$1151One-way

Timetable Liverpool to Peterborough

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tue, Nov 30
08:16AMLiverpool Lime Street3h51 12:07PMPeterborough
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08:54AMLiverpool Lime Street3h51 12:45PMPeterborough
0 changes
09:08AMLiverpool Lime Street3h59 01:07PMPeterborough
0 changes
09:20AMLiverpool Lime Street3h48 01:08PMPeterborough
0 changes
09:47AMLiverpool Lime Street3h20 01:07PMPeterborough
0 changes
09:51AMLiverpool Lime Street3h48 01:39PMPeterborough
0 changes

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Mon
Nov 29
$80First Transpennine Express
Tue
Nov 30
$52East Midlands Railway
Sat
Dec 4
$70London North Eastern Railway

The fastest trains from Liverpool to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Fastest Journey

3 h 20 m

Average

3 h 46 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

205 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Liverpool for Peterborough every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 205 km distance in an average of 3 h 46 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 20 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 59 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.

Fastest
09:47AMLiverpool Lime Street3h20 01:07PMPeterborough
2 changes
$1151One-way
09:51AMLiverpool Lime Street3h48 01:39PMPeterborough
0 changes
$521One-way
09:20AMLiverpool Lime Street3h48 01:08PMPeterborough
2 changes
$801One-way
08:54AMLiverpool Lime Street3h51 12:45PMPeterborough
1 changes
$801One-way
08:16AMLiverpool Lime Street3h51 12:07PMPeterborough
2 changes
$801One-way

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Train Information from Liverpool to Peterborough

distanceDistance127 miles (205 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price$68 (€56)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Trains

Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough cover the 127 miles (205 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 41 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $68 (€56), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $52 (€44). Travelers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Peterborough.

Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough

Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough run on a regular basis, with services operating twice per hour for most of the day. The journey time tends to be quite consistent across services, with most services taking between 3.5 and four hours. Some trains run directly on this route, but others require a change or two.

Liverpool to Peterborough train times: Daily departures

There are several trains per day on this route, departing twice per hour during the week. On weekends, they're less frequent. The earliest train on the average weekday pulls out of Liverpool Lime Street at just after 6:00 a.m. and arrives in Peterborough at just after 10:00 a.m. The last train of the day leaves at around 8:20 p.m. and arrives in Peterborough just before midnight.

How long is the journey by train from Liverpool to Peterborough?

Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough usually take about 3.5 hours to four hours, and often require at least one change. They change in places close to Liverpool such as Crewe or further along in the journey, like at York.

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

Departure train station: Liverpool Lime Street, in the centre of the city, is a 25-minute walk from the famous Albert Dock, so passengers can catch some sightseeing before heading onwards to Peterborough. The station has many amenities, such as ticket offices and cash machines.

Arrival train station: Peterborough railway station's range of facilities includes a first-class lounge and shops. It's just a 6-minute drive to the centre.

Which train companies travel from Liverpool to Peterborough?

Three train companies serve this route: TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, and East Midlands Trains. The fastest trains tend to be East Midlands, which are direct services.

TransPennine Express Liverpool to Peterborough

Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough with TransPennine don't run often, perhaps once a day. They're not usually direct.

CrossCountry Liverpool to Peterborough

CrossCountry trains from Liverpool to Peterborough run more frequently than those of other operators, and passengers can usually get a CrossCountry train once every hour or so. These services often require two changes, at Nuneaton or Crewe.

East Midlands Trains Liverpool to Peterborough

East Midlands Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough leave once per hour or so, at least on weekdays. The direct service takes just over 3.5 hours.

Liverpool to Peterborough trains: Services on board

Passengers can access first-class services on TransPennine Express and CrossCountry trains, although they're not always offered on East Midlands trains. Luggage, bike, and pet allowances vary across providers. On TransPennine Express trains, up to two dogs are permitted per passenger, and bikes are allowed provided that passengers book space in advance. Luggage racks are available. On CrossCountry, the same two pets per passenger rule applies, and bikes are free to bring on board. The operator limits luggage items to 90 cm × 70 cm × 30 cm. On East Midlands trains, meanwhile, no more than two bikes can be guaranteed to be carried per train, and there's a luggage limit of up to two suitcases. Pets are welcome. All three providers have accessible travel policies to ensure disabled passengers can travel in comfort.

How to find cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Peterborough

Travelling from London to Peterborough without breaking the bank is certainly possible. Instead of opting for the fastest service, passengers should keep in mind that the slower trains from Liverpool to Peterborough are often cheaper. Booking tickets months in advance or travelling at off-peak times can also save cash.

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Trains from Liverpool to Peterborough
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FAQs
How much are cheap trains from Liverpool to Peterborough?
Train tickets from Liverpool to Peterborough for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $52 (€44)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Liverpool to Peterborough?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Liverpool to Peterborough train to cost on average $68 (€56)  one way.
How far is Liverpool to Peterborough by train?
The distance between Liverpool and Peterborough by train is approximately 127 miles (205 km).
What is the Liverpool to Peterborough train travel time?
On average the Liverpool to Peterborough train travel time is 3 h 41 min  for the 127 miles (205 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Liverpool and arrival train station in Peterborough?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Liverpool Lime Street   to Peterborough.

Where is the train station in Liverpool? Where is the train station in Peterborough?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Peterborough, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

Which train companies can take me between Liverpool and Peterborough?
If you're looking for trains from Liverpool to Peterborough, you can rely on East Midlands Trains to get you to Peterborough. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Liverpool to Peterborough trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there from Liverpool to Peterborough a day?
The average number of trains departing Liverpool for Peterborough is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Liverpool to Peterborough for the best deals?
If you buy the Liverpool to Peterborough train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $68 (€56). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Liverpool to Peterborough. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Liverpool
Peterborough
The major railway station for departures from Liverpool is Liverpool Lime Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Liverpool Lime Street for your journey between Liverpool and Peterborough.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
Public transit options for Liverpool Lime Street
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