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Walsall to Liverpool by train

First train


Last train


Departure station


Arrival station


Journey time

From 2h 4m


71 miles (114 km)


95 trains per day


1 change

Train operators

CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, Merseyrail, Transport for Wales

Traveling from Walsall to Liverpool by train

Looking to travel from Walsall to Liverpool by train? You've come to the right place!

On average, it takes around 3 hours 31 minutes to travel from Walsall to Liverpool by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 2 hours 4 minutes though. You'll usually find 95 trains per day running along the 114 km route between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change during the journey to Liverpool, as there currently aren't any direct services on this route.

Plan your trip ahead and book your train tickets in advance if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Just start a search in our Journey Planner to view the latest prices for trains from Walsall to Liverpool.

If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Liverpool by train, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times.

FAQs for Walsall to Liverpool

Want to know more about your journey from Walsall to Liverpool? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Walsall to Liverpool take?

The average journey time by train between Walsall and Liverpool is 3 hours and 31 minutes, with around 95 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Walsall and Liverpool by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Walsall to Liverpool is 2 hours and 4 minutes.

Is there a direct train from Walsall to Liverpool?

No, there are no direct train services from Walsall to Liverpool. Travelling from Walsall to Liverpool by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Walsall to Liverpool leave?

The first train from Walsall to Liverpool leaves at 04:44. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Walsall to Liverpool leave?

The last train from Walsall to Liverpool leaves at 23:32. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Walsall and Liverpool by train?

Trains travelling from Walsall to Liverpool cover a distance of around 71 miles (114 km) during the journey.

Cheap train tickets from Walsall to Liverpool

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Consider a Season Ticket

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What are my ticket options for this journey?

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