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2 trains from $122
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5 trains from $99
Fri, May 31
5 trains from $25
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Prices for trains, buses and flights

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Bus
Flight
Fri
May 24
$122Virgin Trains
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Sat
May 25
$99Virgin Trains
$30National Express
$345Blue Air
Sun
May 26
$122Virgin Trains
$43National Express
$371Blue Air
Mon
May 27
$35Virgin Trains
$20National Express
$554Aurigny Air Services
Tue
May 28
$25West Midlands Railway
$14National Express
$251Blue Air
Wed
May 29
$16West Midlands Railway
$16National Express
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Thu
May 30
$20West Midlands Railway
$12National Express
$214Blue Air
Fri
May 31
$25West Midlands Railway
$24National Express
$592Aurigny Air Services
Sat
Jun 1
$53West Midlands Railway
$24National Express
$265Blue Air
Sun
Jun 2
$56Virgin Trains
$24National Express
$291Blue Air
Mon
Jun 3
$16West Midlands Railway
$14National Express
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Tue
Jun 4
$16West Midlands Railway
$11National Express
$115TAM Airlines
Wed
Jun 5
$11West Midlands Railway
$12National Express
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Thu
Jun 6
$11West Midlands Railway
$12National Express
$176TAM Airlines
Fri
Jun 7
$16West Midlands Railway
$12National Express
$165wizz air uk
Sat
Jun 8
$25West Midlands Railway
$12National Express
$216Blue Air
Sun
Jun 9
$56Virgin Trains
$11National Express
$179Blue Air
Mon
Jun 10
$16West Midlands Railway
$11National Express
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Tue
Jun 11
$16West Midlands Railway
$8National Express
$99TAM Airlines
Wed
Jun 12
$16West Midlands Railway
$8National Express
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Thu
Jun 13
$16West Midlands Railway
$8National Express
$152TAM Airlines

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.

Trains from London to Liverpool | Buses from London to Liverpool | Flights from London to Liverpool

London to Liverpool Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€19

5:29 h

2 Weeks Before

trains

€50

2:14 h

2 Months Before

flight

€150

1:00 h

2 Months Before


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

Cheapest way to travel from London to Liverpool


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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


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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


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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. Virgin Trains operates 9 trains from London to Liverpool every day.


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Best fares from London to Liverpool

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Sun, May 26
Bus
National Express
15:005h 45m20:45
LondonLiverpool
Sun, May 26
Train
Virgin Trains
09:163h 44m13:00
LondonLiverpool
Sun, May 26
Flight
Blue Air
17:1023h 50m17:00
LondonLiverpool
Fastest Way to Travel from London to Liverpool
Sat, Jun 29
Train
Virgin Trains
07:012h 18m09:19
LondonLiverpool
Sun, Jun 23
Train
Virgin Trains
07:162h 49m10:05
LondonLiverpool
Sun, Jun 2
Train
Virgin Trains
08:162h 55m11:11
LondonLiverpool
Return Journeys from Liverpool to London
Sun, May 26
Bus
National Express
05:005h 20m10:20
LiverpoolLondon
Sun, May 26
Train
Virgin Trains
09:403h 39m13:19
LiverpoolLondon
Sun, May 26
Flight
Blue Air
17:4515h 5m08:50
LiverpoolLondon
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
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Liverpool
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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.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the airport and what is the best way to get there?
Public transportation is available through the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) which connects the airport to the London Underground.

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