Doncaster to Liverpool by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Doncaster to Liverpool by train
Fast trains from Doncaster to Liverpool take around 2 hours and 10 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 122 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Doncaster and Liverpool.
1. Are there direct trains from Doncaster to Liverpool?
Journeys between Doncaster and Liverpool usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 79 departures on the route from Doncaster to Liverpool 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 78 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Doncaster to Liverpool?
The Doncaster to Liverpool train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 10 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Doncaster to Liverpool train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Liverpool is usually scheduled to depart Doncaster around 05:38 and the last train is around 21:45.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Doncaster to Liverpool train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Doncaster to Liverpool are $15.88.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $15 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $19. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Doncaster 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 Doncaster to Liverpool by train.
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Which train companies operate between Doncaster and Liverpool?
More than one train company operates on the route from Doncaster to Liverpool, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- East Midlands Trains
- First TransPennine Express
- London North Eastern Railway
- 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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