Leicester to Liverpool by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Leicester to Liverpool by train
Fast trains from Leicester to Liverpool take around 1 hour and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 151 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Liverpool.
1. Are there direct trains from Leicester to Liverpool?
Journeys between Leicester and Liverpool usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 39 departures on the route from Leicester 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 31 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Leicester to Liverpool?
The Leicester to Liverpool train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Leicester to Liverpool train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Liverpool is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 06:17 and the last train is around 00:04.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leicester around 05:49, and the last at 23:43.
What's the Leicester to Liverpool train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Leicester to Liverpool are $23.11.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $23 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $46. 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 Leicester 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 Leicester to Liverpool by train.
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Which train companies operate between Leicester and Liverpool?
More than one train company operates on the route from Leicester to Liverpool, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Midlands Trains
- London Midland
- TransPennine Express
- Virgin Trains
- West Midlands Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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