Trains from

Liverpool to Edinburgh

  1. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    03:37
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    04:11
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    05:00
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    07:44
    Carstairs
    Platform DM estimated
    07:50
    Carstairs
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:34
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 7 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 7 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 2 estimated
    05:20
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 2 estimated
    05:57
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:03
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 5 estimated
    06:12
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    06:26
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    09:38
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  3. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    06:45
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:31
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    07:38
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    10:18
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  4. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:56
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:43
    York
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:55
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    11:20
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:36
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:27
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 1 estimated
    09:04
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:35
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  6. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:43
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:31
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    08:38
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:59
    Carlisle
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:12
    Carlisle
    Platform 1 estimated
    11:35
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  7. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    07:54
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:43
    York
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:54
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    12:18
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:45
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:31
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    09:38
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:22
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    08:56
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:43
    York
    Platform 5 estimated
    10:54
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    13:17
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  10. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:36
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:27
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 1 estimated
    11:03
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:26
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak

Journey information from Liverpool to Edinburgh

  • Train Fares from: £12.00
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 4
  • How long does it take to travel from Liverpool to Edinburgh by train?

    The average journey time between Liverpool and Edinburgh is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 97 trains per day travelling from Liverpool to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Liverpool to Edinburgh?

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

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Liverpool and Edinburgh?

    The distance between Liverpool and Edinburgh is 176 miles.

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

    The first train from Liverpool to Edinburgh departs at .

    What time is the last train from Liverpool to Edinburgh?

    The last train from Liverpool 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.
  • Savings tips for Liverpool to Edinburgh

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Liverpool to Edinburgh here.
    • Use a railcard. National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets and offer great value for money if you travel by train several times a year. Find out more about railcards here.
    For more tips on saving money on train travel read our cheap train tickets guide here.

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