Liverpool to Dover by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:26
  • Last train
    21:34
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 54m

Travelling from Liverpool to Dover by train

Fast trains from Liverpool to Dover take around 3 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 387 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Liverpool and Dover.

Are there direct trains from Liverpool to Dover?

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

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Liverpool to Dover 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 18 departures.

How long is the train journey from Liverpool to Dover?

The Liverpool to Dover train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Liverpool to Dover train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Dover is usually scheduled to depart Liverpool around 05:26 and the last train is around 20:48. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Liverpool around 06:45, and the last at 23:38.

When to book Liverpool to Dover 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 Dover by train.

Which train companies operate between Liverpool and Dover?

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

  • London Underground
  • Southeastern
  • 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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