Liverpool to South Lanarkshire by train Find train times and tickets

  • Recommended departure
    23:15
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 6m

Travelling from Liverpool to South Lanarkshire by train

The fastest trains from Liverpool to South Lanarkshire take around 4 hours and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 258 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Liverpool and South Lanarkshire.

Journeys between Liverpool and South Lanarkshire usually involve one change of train.

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Liverpool to South Lanarkshire every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends. The duration is normally about 4 hours and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the only train to South Lanarkshire is usually scheduled to depart Liverpool around 23:38. At weekends the only train usually departs Liverpool around 23:15.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Liverpool to South Lanarkshire 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 South Lanarkshire by train.

Which trains operate between Liverpool and South Lanarkshire?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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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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