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Liverpool James Street to Manchester Piccadilly

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  1. on time
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    19:39
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    19:43
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1
    19:56
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 2
    20:31
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 4
    20:40
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:49
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  2. expected to depart at 
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    19:59
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    20:03
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1
    20:19
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 6
    21:11
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    20:09
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    20:13
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1
    20:24
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 2
    21:01
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:01
    Manchester Victoria
    21:28
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Manchester Piccadilly
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    20:14
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    20:18
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1
    20:28
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 3
    21:31
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    20:39
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    20:43
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1
    20:56
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 2
    21:30
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:30
    Manchester Victoria
    21:57
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Manchester Piccadilly
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    20:39
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    20:43
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1
    20:54
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 6
    22:15
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    21:14
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1
    21:18
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1
    21:37
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 8 estimated
    22:26
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:14
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:18
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:29
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 8 estimated
    23:20
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    23:24
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    23:28
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    23:38
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    00:38
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    23:54
    Liverpool James Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    23:58
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    03:37
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10 estimated
    04:11
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak

Journey information from Liverpool James Street to Manchester Piccadilly

  • Train Fares from: £3.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 2
  • How long does it take to travel from Liverpool James Street to Manchester Piccadilly by train?

    The average journey time between Liverpool James Street and Manchester Piccadilly is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 83 trains per day travelling from Liverpool James Street to Manchester Piccadilly. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Liverpool James Street to Manchester Piccadilly?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Liverpool James Street to Manchester Piccadilly without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Liverpool James Street to Manchester Piccadilly.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Liverpool James Street and Manchester Piccadilly?

    The distance between Liverpool James Street and Manchester Piccadilly is 32 miles.

    Distance: 32 miles
  • What time is the first train from Liverpool James Street to Manchester Piccadilly?

    The first train from Liverpool James Street to Manchester Piccadilly departs at .

    What time is the last train from Liverpool James Street to Manchester Piccadilly?

    The last train from Liverpool James Street to Manchester Piccadilly 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.

Find journey information for Manchester Piccadilly to Liverpool James Street

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