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Journey details

Best price 3.08$
Journey duration 55 min
Connections per day 225
First departure: 03:37
Last departure: 23:38
Distance 50km

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With Virail you can find the best train connection from Liverpool to Manchester , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies serve the route from Liverpool to Manchester?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also Nationalrail serving the train route Liverpool - Manchester.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much are the low cost train tickets from Liverpool to Manchester?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Manchester from 2,80 $. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 9,95 $.

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Trains from Liverpool to Manchester


When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.

In which stations can you take the train to Manchester and where will you arrive?

The trains to Manchester can leave from Liverpool Lime Street [ LIV ] and arrive at Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ] or Manchester Oxford Road [ MCO ].

How many train connections exist to go from Liverpool to Manchester per day?

If you need to travel to Manchester from Liverpool please know that there are 225 train connections every day. Please know that there exist 150 direct lines versus 75 routes with at least one change. Therefore, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same train for the whole trip. Yet, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute.

How long does it take from Liverpool to Manchester and when do the trains leave?

The first train to Manchester leaves at 10:05, whereas the last one at 14:05. On average, the journey lasts 1 hour and 1 minute, but with the fastest connections you will be in Manchester in 56 minutes.

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