You can get from London to Liverpool by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Liverpool on Dec 06 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||177 miles (286 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$2 - $94|
|Fastest mode||Train • $94 (€86) • 2 h 16 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Avanti West Coast|
Travel 177 miles (286 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Liverpool from London. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from London to Liverpool.
A popular trip for those traveling in the UK, London and Liverpool are about 220 miles apart. The quickest way to make the journey is by train. The fastest trains take 2 hours and 15 minutes, departing from Euston Station and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street. Flights are also an option; however, they all make at least one stop and the journey takes approximately 4 hours. Buses leave for Liverpool regularly from London's Victoria Station and can take as little as 5 and a half hours to arrive in Liverpool.
Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from London to Liverpool with next-day bus tickets starting from €28. National Express buses that travel from London to Liverpool depart from either London's Victoria bus station or Sutton rail station and arrive at Liverpool's Norton Street bus station after at least 5 and a half hours of travel time. Bus trips that require stops have longer travel times. Approximately 13 buses travel from London to Liverpool on weekdays with the first departing London at 5:00 a.m. Fewer buses travel from London to Liverpool on the weekend.
With only an hour of flight time required, the fastest way to travel from London to Liverpool is technically by taking a flight. However, when travel time to and from London and Liverpool's airports are taken into consideration, the journey will take at least 4 hours. There are no direct flights from any of London's airports to Liverpool airport. All flights from London that arrive at Liverpool airport require a transfer, while "direct" flights land at Manchester airport and require travelers to continue the journey to Liverpool by train, bus, or rental car. British Airways offers direct flights from London to Manchester 7 times per day.
Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from London to Liverpool. Taking the train is over 3 hours faster than taking the bus and almost 2 hours faster than taking a flight when travel to and from London and Liverpool's airports is taken into consideration. Taking the train is also €100 cheaper on average than taking a flight between London and Liverpool. Trains traveling from London to Liverpool depart from London Euston train station and arrive at Liverpool's Lime Street train station after at least 2:15 h of travel time.
There are 4 travel options from London to Liverpool: bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from London to Liverpool is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Liverpool:
A flight is generally $10 (€9) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $13 (€11) from London to Liverpool.
Taking a flight is usually $92 (€84) less than taking a train to Liverpool, which costs on average $94 (€86) for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Liverpool from London is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 16 min.
Other travel options to Liverpool can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 55 min on average.
In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 0 h 0 min.
The distance from London to Liverpool is approximately 177 miles (286 km).
The average frequency per day from London to Liverpool is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from London to Liverpool as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from London to Liverpool:
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Yes, there are direct routes from London to Liverpool with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Liverpool tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.
Before traveling from London to Liverpool, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking London to Liverpool tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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