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  1. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  2. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  3. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    London Euston
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    Off Peak
  4. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10 estimated
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  6. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  7. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  8. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10 estimated
    11:05
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 10 estimated
    11:48
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:59
    Crewe
    Platform 11 estimated
    13:36
    London Euston
    London Euston
    1 change
    Off Peak
  9. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  10. Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 9 estimated
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Liverpool to London

  • Train Fares from: £12
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

Taking the train from Liverpool to London

Take a direct Avanti West Coast train from Liverpool to London and you’ll be in the British capital in about two hours on the fastest services – that’s so much quicker and less stressful than driving! All trains depart from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive into London Euston station, which is the perfect place to start exploring the city, with the British Library and the Wellcome Collection just on the doorstep.

All Avanti West Coast trains come with free WiFi, power sockets and luggage racks, as well as a bar carriage where you can buy snacks and drinks throughout your journey. Want to travel in style? Upgrade to First Class, and you’ll enjoy an at-seat dining service, with plenty of mouth-watering options to choose from.

If you want to get cheap train tickets from Liverpool to London, simply book your tickets in advance – Advance train tickets are usually available twelve weeks ahead of the departure date, so make sure you plan your journey ahead of time. Don’t forget to also check Off-Peak train times, as they’re often cheaper than Peak train tickets.

Ready to book? Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page and start your search for trains from Liverpool to London with us today.

  • How long does it take to travel from Liverpool to London by train?

    The average journey time between Liverpool and London is . On an average weekday, there are 58 trains travelling from Liverpool to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

    The fastest journey time by train is .

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

    Train tickets from Liverpool to London can start from as little as £12 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 to London?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Liverpool and London?

    The distance between Liverpool and London is 178 miles.

    Distance: 178 miles
  • What time is the first train from Liverpool to London?

    The first train from Liverpool to London departs at .

    What time is the last train from Liverpool to London?

    The last train from Liverpool to London 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 to London timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Liverpool to London for Saturday 15th Aug 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
05:4608:022h 16m, direct
06:4408:562h 12m, direct
07:1609:442h 28m, direct
07:4710:032h 16m, direct
08:4711:002h 13m, direct
09:4711:582h 11m, direct
10:4712:592h 12m, direct
11:0513:362h 31m, 1 change
11:4714:012h 14m, direct
12:4714:592h 12m, direct

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

Looking for other travel options? We also sell National Express coach tickets across the UK. Check out times and tickets for Liverpool to London by bus.

How to find cheap train tickets from Liverpool to London

Did you know that most train companies in the UK increase their prices as the departure date approaches? Our aim is to help you save – we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction

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Consider a Season Ticket.

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Liverpool to London is right for you.

Use your Railcard.

National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide. Save even more on UK train tickets with SplitSave, our latest app feature. Find out more about split tickets.

**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.