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Journey details

Best price 2.80$
Journey duration 1 h
Connections per day 302
First departure: 04:50
Last departure: 23:31
Distance 50km

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Virail makes every journey easier: the only thing you will have to do is to specify the date of your journey from Manchester to Liverpool. Afterwards, you will be able to find the perfect option for your trip by filtering and sorting the results by price and departure. You can choose either a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. Virail will also automatically redirect you to the provider's website to complete your booking. Virail is a travel search engine with customers in more than 30 countries. Every year we help more than 60 million people to find the perfect solution for their journey. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and lets you find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies serve the route from Manchester to Liverpool?

To get to Liverpool by train, you can rely on Nationalrail, only an example among all our partners.

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.

What is the cheapest price for train tickets to Liverpool?

If you have the possibility to book in advance, you will be likely to find cheap train tickets from Manchester to Liverpool for 2,80 $. In case you can't plan in advance, train tickets to Liverpool cost on average 28,25 $.

Ticket price Manchester - Liverpool every day

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Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.

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 Liverpool and where will you arrive?

The trains to Liverpool leave Manchester from Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ], Manchester Oxford Road [ MCO ], Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ], Manchester Victoria [ MCV ] or Manchester Airport [ MIA ] and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street [ LIV ].

How many train connections are there from Manchester to Liverpool every day?

If you want to travel from Manchester to Liverpool by train, there are 197 available connections per day. The main part of these connections, that is to say 137 routes, are direct lines and the rest, that is to say 59 routes include one or many changes. As a result, please take a ticket for a direct line if you do not want any change. Despite that, choosing an offer with an indirect line is sometimes the best way to travel efficiently especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute even though the trip is longer.

How long will it take you from Manchester to Liverpool by train and when do the trains leave?

On average, it takes 55 minutes to get to Liverpool by train, but you will need 51 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 06:12, whereas the last one leaves Manchester at 23:02.

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