Liverpool to Lancaster by train

  • First train
    05:10
  • Last train
    23:47
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 10m
  • Distance
    72 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    68
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 44m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Liverpool to Lancaster by train

Fast trains from Liverpool to Lancaster take around 1 hour and 10 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 72 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Liverpool and Lancaster.

1. Are there direct trains from Liverpool to Lancaster?

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

We usually find around 70 departures on the route from Liverpool to Lancaster every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 56 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Liverpool to Lancaster?

The Liverpool to Lancaster train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 10 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Liverpool to Lancaster train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lancaster is usually scheduled to depart Liverpool around 05:10 and the last train is around 23:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Liverpool around 05:32, and the last at 23:47.

When to book Liverpool to Lancaster 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 Lancaster by train.

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Which train companies operate between Liverpool and Lancaster?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

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

Lancaster to Liverpool by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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