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London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street by train

It takes an average of 2h 34m to travel from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street by train, over a distance of around 177 miles (284 km). There are normally 24 trains per day travelling from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street and tickets for this journey start from £13 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 1m
PriceFrom £13
Distance177 miles (284 km)
Frequency24 trains per day
First train04:27
Last train21:21
Departure stationLondon Euston
Arrival stationLiverpool Lime Street
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsAvanti West Coast

London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street train times

Check out the next trains departing from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street for Saturday 2nd July 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
06:06 On timelondon euston08:42 liverpool lime streetavanti west coast Peak2h 36m, 1 change
07:03 london euston09:20 liverpool lime streetavanti west coast Peak2h 17m, direct
07:30 london euston10:04 liverpool lime streetavanti west coast Peak2h 34m, 2 changes
08:03 london euston10:19 liverpool lime streetavanti west coast Peak2h 16m, direct
08:30 london euston11:02 liverpool lime streetavanti west coast 2h 32m, 2 changes

Travelling by train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street

Looking to travel from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street by train? You've come to the right place!

The train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street usually takes around 3h 2m but can take just 2h 1m on the fastest services, with around 62 trains running on this popular route every day. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available.

You'll be travelling with Avanti West Coast on this route. All Avanti 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. If you choose to travel in First Class, you’ll enjoy complimentary at-seat dining too, what's not to like?

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices – we’ll show you how much you can save on your train tickets if you travel Off-Peak or get a Railcard.

Keep reading for more information about your train journey, including FAQs and tips on booking cheap train tickets. Have a look at our timetable to check train times from London to Liverpool and start a search for tickets with us today.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street take?

The average journey time by train between London Euston and Liverpool Lime Street is 2 hours and 34 minutes, with around 24 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between London Euston and Liverpool Lime Street by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street is 2 hours and 1 minute.

How much does the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street cost?

Train ticket prices from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street can start from as little as £13 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street?

Yes, it is possible to travel from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street without having to change trains. There are 24 direct trains from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street leave?

The first train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street leaves at 04:27. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street leave?

The last train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street leaves at 21:21. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between London Euston and Liverpool Lime Street by train?

Trains travelling from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street cover a distance of around 177 miles (284 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street

Train tickets from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street start at £13 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

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 London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible 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 here.

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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