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from London to Liverpool

You can get from London to Liverpool by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from London to Liverpool on Sep 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00PMLondon5h45 11:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$201One-way
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03:30PMLondon7h30 11:00PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$151One-way
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09:00AMLondon5h45 02:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$291One-way
03:00PMLondon5h55 08:55PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
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$291One-way
10:07AMLondon Euston2h13 12:20PMLiverpool Lime Street
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$751One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
Sep 19
$102Avanti West Coast
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Mon
Sep 20
$102Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Tue
Sep 21
$84Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Wed
Sep 22
$84Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus
Thu
Sep 23
$84Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Fri
Sep 24
$46Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Sat
Sep 25
$102Avanti West Coast
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Sun
Sep 26
$46Avanti West Coast
$11Flixbus
Mon
Sep 27
$55Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$55Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$55Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Thu
Sep 30
$49Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Fri
Oct 1
$46Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus
Sat
Oct 2
$49Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Sun
Oct 3
$66Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
$46Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Tue
Oct 5
$19West Midlands Railway
$7Flixbus
Wed
Oct 6
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$12National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$46Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus
Fri
Oct 8
$36Avanti West Coast
$8Flixbus
Sat
Oct 9
$36Avanti West Coast
$7Flixbus

How to Travel 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.

What is the best way to travel from London to Liverpool?

Cheapest way to travel from London to 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.

Fastest way to travel from London to Liverpool

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.

Most popular way to travel from London to Liverpool

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.

How to get from London to Liverpool

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from London to Liverpool, 84,71% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from London to Liverpool and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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London Liverpool Street Stn
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
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