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Glasgow to Liverpool

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  1. Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:25
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:00
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:17
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 6 estimated
    11:40
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:40
    Warrington Bank Quay
    12:13
    Warrington Central
    12:13
    Warrington Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:53
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10 estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  2. Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    09:38
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    12:15
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 4 estimated
    12:22
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:09
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  3. Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:38
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    13:28
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:28
    Warrington Bank Quay
    13:58
    Warrington Central
    13:58
    Warrington Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:32
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  4. Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    11:38
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    14:10
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:19
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:06
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  5. Glasgow Central
    Platform 9 estimated
    11:55
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 9 estimated
    14:40
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:40
    Warrington Bank Quay
    15:13
    Warrington Central
    15:13
    Warrington Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:56
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  6. Glasgow Central
    Platform 5 estimated
    17:15
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 5 estimated
    20:20
    Manchester Oxford Road
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:26
    Manchester Oxford Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:23
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak

Journey information from Glasgow to Liverpool

  • Train Fares from: £10.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 3
  • Distance: 177 miles (285 km)
  • Train operators: TransPennine Express
  • Origin: Glasgow
  • Destination: Liverpool
  • How long does it take to travel from Glasgow to Liverpool by train?

    The average journey time between Glasgow and Liverpool is . On an average weekday, there are 3 trains travelling from Glasgow to Liverpool. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Glasgow to Liverpool by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Glasgow to Liverpool cost?

    Train tickets from Glasgow to Liverpool can start from as little as £10.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Liverpool?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow to Liverpool without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Glasgow to Liverpool.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Glasgow and Liverpool?

    The distance between Glasgow and Liverpool is 177 miles.

    Distance: 177 miles
  • What time is the first train from Glasgow to Liverpool?

    The first train from Glasgow to Liverpool departs at .

    What time is the last train from Glasgow to Liverpool?

    The last train from Glasgow to Liverpool departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Liverpool to Glasgow

How to find cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Liverpool

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**Average savings on all fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.