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Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh

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  1. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4
    12:45
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4
    13:31
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    13:38
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    16:18
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:37
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:28
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:03
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:38
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:45
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:31
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    14:38
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    14:53
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4
    15:03
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:38
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:45
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:31
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    15:37
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5
    18:21
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8
    1 change
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    16:12
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:09
    Carlisle
    Platform 3 estimated
    18:17
    Carlisle
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:45
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    16:45
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    17:31
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    17:38
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    20:26
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:36
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    18:35
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:05
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:40
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    17:45
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:31
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    18:38
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:52
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:05
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:40
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:47
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    19:33
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    19:40
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    22:23
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    19:36
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:29
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:42
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:11
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1
    23:11
    Glasgow Central
    23:45
    Glasgow Queen Street
    23:45
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    00:32
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh

  • Train Fares from: £12.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh by train?

    The average journey time between Liverpool Lime Street and Edinburgh is . On an average weekday, there are 18 trains travelling from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh cost?

    Train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh can start from as little as £12.50 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 Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Liverpool Lime Street and Edinburgh?

    The distance between Liverpool Lime Street and Edinburgh is 176 miles.

    Distance: 176 miles
  • What time is the first train from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh?

    The first train from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh departs at .

    What time is the last train from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh?

    The last train from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh 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.

Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh for Friday 27th Nov 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
12:4516:183h 33m, 1 change
13:3717:384h 1m, 1 change
13:4517:383h 53m, 2 changes
14:4518:213h 36m, 1 change
16:1219:453h 33m, 1 change
16:4520:263h 41m, 1 change
17:3621:404h 4m, 1 change
17:4521:403h 55m, 2 changes
18:4722:233h 36m, 1 change
19:3600:324h 56m, 3 changes

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Edinburgh to Liverpool Lime Street.

How to find cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh

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**Average savings on Advance 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.