Trains from

Manchester to Liverpool

  1. expected to depart at 
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 3
    expected to arrive at 
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 4
    on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  3. Manchester Oxford Road
    Platform 5 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 8 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  4. Manchester Oxford Road
    Platform 2 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  6. Manchester Oxford Road
    Platform 5 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 8 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  7. Manchester Victoria
    Platform 4 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  8. Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  9. Manchester Oxford Road
    Platform 5 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 8 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  10. Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Manchester to Liverpool

  • Train Fares from: £2.00
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

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

    The average journey time between Manchester and Liverpool is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 223 trains per day travelling from Manchester to Liverpool. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Manchester and Liverpool?

    The distance between Manchester and Liverpool is 31 miles.

    Distance: 31 miles
  • What time is the first train from Manchester to Liverpool?

    The first train from Manchester to Liverpool departs at .

    What time is the last train from Manchester to Liverpool?

    The last train from Manchester to Liverpool 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 Manchester to Liverpool

    • 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 Manchester to Liverpool 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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