Penrith to Liverpool by train

  • First train
    05:58
  • Last train
    21:39
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 57m
  • Distance
    140 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 23m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Penrith to Liverpool by train

Fast trains from Penrith to Liverpool take around 1 hour and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 140 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Penrith and Liverpool.

1. Are there direct trains from Penrith to Liverpool?

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

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Penrith to Liverpool 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 31 departures.

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

The Penrith to Liverpool train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Liverpool is usually scheduled to depart Penrith around 05:58 and the last train is around 21:39. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Penrith around 06:42, and the last at 20:51.

When to book Penrith to Liverpool 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 Penrith to Liverpool by train.

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Which train companies operate between Penrith and Liverpool?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • 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.

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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.

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