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Liverpool To London

Train Journey Information

  • Train fares from
    £11.00
  • Fastest route
    2h 12m
  • Average journey time
    3h 1m
  • Trains per day
    Around 55
  • Changes
    2 Changes
  • Train operators
    Avanti West Coast, Northern, East Midlands Railway, West Midlands Trains

Liverpool To London

Train Times

Tue 09 Mar, at 5:26
  1. 05:26
    Liverpool Lime St
    07:50
    London Euston
    2h 24m, Direct
  2. 06:05
    Liverpool Lime St
    08:25
    London Euston
    2h 20m, Direct
  3. 06:10
    Liverpool Lime St
    09:15
    London Euston
    3h 5m, 1 Change
  4. 06:10
    Liverpool Lime St
    09:36
    London Euston
    3h 26m, 1 Change
  5. 06:16
    Liverpool Lime St
    09:15
    London Euston
    2h 59m, 1 Change

    Liverpool To London Train FAQs

  • How long does it take to travel from Liverpool to London by train?
    Average journey time3h 1m
    It takes around 3 hours 1 minute by train from Liverpool to London. Bear in mind that the journey time may be a little longer on weekends and holidays.
  • How much does the train from Liverpool to London cost?
    Train fares from£11.00
    Train tickets from Liverpool to London cost as little as £11.00 if you book in advance, and the train fares are often higher when purchased on the day. Ticket prices also vary depending on the time of day, route, and class you book.
  • What is the fastest journey from Liverpool to London by train?
    Fastest route2h 12m
    The fastest train will get you from Liverpool to London in 2 hours 12 minutes. The slowest service is the late-evening departure which takes nearly 09 minutes travelling at a slower pace throughout the journey.
  • What time does the last train from Liverpool to London leave?
    Last train20:48
    The last train from Liverpool to London departs at 20:48. Don’t miss it!
  • When can I catch the first train from Liverpool to London?
    First train05:26
    The first train leaves Liverpool at 05:26. Book in advance to save yourself some time in the morning.
  • How many trains a day are there from Liverpool to London?
    Trains per day55
    On an average weekday, around 55 trains travel from Liverpool to London. The first train departs Liverpool Lime St some time after 05:26 with departures continuing at intervals, until 20:48.
  • Liverpool To London Train


    The distance between Liverpool and London is 178 miles, it is possible to travel from Liverpool to London without having to change trains. Use our journey planner to get direct train times from Liverpool to London.


    Liverpool To London Train Times Information

    The average journey time between London and Liverpool is 3 hours 2 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 62 trains travelling from London to Liverpool. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays. The fastest journey time by train is 2 hours 1 minute. The first train from Liverpool to London departs at 04:27. The last train from Liverpool to London departs at 21:21.

    Avanti West Coast (formerly Virgin Trains) operate a direct service from London to Liverpool Lime Street departing at every 7 minutes past the hour, taking 2h 12m. There’s also a direct West Midlands Trains service, although this stops at more stations along the way and takes around 3h 54m. You can also travel from Liverpool to London via an indirect service, leaving at every 10 minutes and 40 minutes past the hour and changing at Crewe to hop on a West Midlands Trains service, which takes around 2h 33m.

    If you’re travelling on a direct Avanti West Coast (formerly Virgin Trains) service, the onboard food shop serves hot and cold drinks and snacks. Free WiFi is available on all Avanti West Coast (formerly Virgin Trains), as well as free films, TV programs, magazines and games via their Avanti Media entertainment service on Voyager trains. Travelling in First Class? You’ll enjoy complimentary at-seat dining during your journey (Monday to Friday only).


    Liverpool To London By First Class Train

    Tired of travelling in Standard? Why not treat yourself to an upgrade and take a First Class Avanti West Coast train from Liverpool to London? Not only will you be more comfortable on your journey, but you’ll also get to enjoy a bunch of other perks including:

    1. Tables so you can eat and drink in a more refined manner, or work on the go
    2. Fast, reliable WiFi
    3. Power sockets at every seat, so you can keep all your gadgets charged up
    4. Complimentary food and drink

    Now, this might just blow your mind, but on odd occasions, First Class tickets can end up cheaper than Standard tickets! That’s right – so always check First Class prices when booking your tickets. You never know, you might end up with an unexpected treat.


    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.

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