Liverpool to Aberdeen by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:20
  • Last train
    23:38
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 55m

Travelling from Liverpool to Aberdeen by train

Fast trains from Liverpool to Aberdeen take around 5 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 419 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Liverpool and Aberdeen.

Are there direct trains from Liverpool to Aberdeen?

Journeys between Liverpool and Aberdeen usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 37 departures on the route from Liverpool to Aberdeen every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 53 departures.

How long is the train journey from Liverpool to Aberdeen?

The Liverpool to Aberdeen train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Liverpool to Aberdeen train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Aberdeen is usually scheduled to depart Liverpool around 05:07 and the last train is around 23:38. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Liverpool around 05:20, and the last at 23:38.

When to book Liverpool to Aberdeen train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Liverpool to Aberdeen by train.

Which train companies operate between Liverpool and Aberdeen?

More than one train company operates on the route from Liverpool to Aberdeen, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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