COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
Oct 29
$192Cross Country
$54National Express
Sat
Oct 30
$137Avanti West Coast
$60National Express
Sun
Oct 31
$126Avanti West Coast
$37National Express
Thu
Nov 4
$92Avanti West Coast
$20National Express
Fri
Nov 5
$138Avanti West Coast
$29National Express
Sat
Nov 6
$97Cross Country
$20National Express
Sun
Nov 7
$138Avanti West Coast
$35National Express
Thu
Nov 11
$81Avanti West Coast
$20National Express
Fri
Nov 12
$97Cross Country
$28National Express
Sat
Nov 13
$97Cross Country
$47National Express
Sun
Nov 14
$97Cross Country
$28National Express

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Train Information to Liverpool from Southampton

distanceDistance185 miles (298 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price$138 (€111)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Southampton to Liverpool cover the 185 miles (298 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 26 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $138 (€111), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $98 (€79). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Train companies

Travel with Crosscountry Railways from Southampton to Liverpool

Find the best trains between Southampton and Liverpool with Omio's travel partners Crosscountry Railways from $98 (€79). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Crosscountry Railways

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with Crosscountry Railways from Southampton to Liverpool for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest Crosscountry Railways train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Southampton to Liverpool train with Crosscountry Railways (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Southampton - Liverpool journey and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance between Southampton and Liverpool by train is 185 miles (298 km). You can book tickets for this Crosscountry Railways train for as low as $98 (€79) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Crosscountry Railways tickets between Southampton and Liverpool in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect Crosscountry Railways Southampton - Liverpool train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Southampton to Liverpool
Travel by train 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 Southampton to Liverpool.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets between Southampton and Liverpool cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Southampton to Liverpool trains for as little as $98 (€79)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket to Liverpool from Southampton?
The train price between Southampton and Liverpool is on average $138 (€111)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How far is Liverpool from Southampton by train?
The Southampton to Liverpool train distance is approximately 185 miles (298 km).
How many hours is the train time to Liverpool from Southampton?
The train time between Southampton and Liverpool is on average 4 h 26 min  for the 185 miles (298 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Southampton and Liverpool by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Southampton to Liverpool depart from? Which Liverpool train station do I come into from Southampton?

When departing from Southampton, you have various train station options to start your route from including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Town Quay. When arriving in Liverpool, you can end your trip in train stations like Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central and Liverpool South Parkway.

Omio customers book a train from Southampton Central   to Liverpool Lime Street   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Southampton to go to Liverpool? Where is the train station in Liverpool located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Southampton Central and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Liverpool most often arrive at Liverpool Lime Street and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

Which train companies can get me from Southampton to Liverpool?
For the best Southampton to Liverpool train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Southampton to Liverpool to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains per day are there from Southampton to Liverpool?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Southampton to Liverpool. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Southampton to Liverpool? What time is the last train from Southampton to Liverpool?
You can take the earliest train from Southampton to Liverpool at 7: 12 AM   or take the last train from Southampton to Liverpool leaving at 10: 55 AM. Look for the latest Southampton to Liverpool train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Southampton to Liverpool to get the best deals?
If you purchase the Southampton to Liverpool train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $138 (€111). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Liverpool from Southampton. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Southampton
Liverpool
Southampton Central is the most popular Southampton railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Southampton for your trip to Liverpool.