Cheap Glasgow to Liverpool train tickets

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Lowest Price$20.28
Fastest3h 19m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Liverpool ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Glasgow to Liverpool is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Glasgow to Liverpool was $60.75. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Glasgow to Liverpool ? How far is Glasgow to Liverpool ?

The distance between Glasgow to Liverpool is 177.10 miles or 284.95 km. A train trip from Glasgow to Liverpool typically takes 4 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Liverpool faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Virgin Trains + Connections. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 19 minutes to get from Glasgow to Liverpool.

Going from Glasgow to Liverpool by train takes over 4 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Sunday trains from Glasgow to Liverpool are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Virgin Trains + Connections has the most connections between Glasgow to Liverpool

Typically there are 19 schedules to compare for your trip to Liverpool. On the route to Liverpool 4 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Virgin Trains + Connections offers the most scheduled departures between Glasgow to Liverpool, usually offering 12 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Glasgow to Liverpool, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Glasgow to Liverpool, which start at $25.29.

Glasgow to Liverpool is served by 4 train carriers

ScotRail + Connections

ScotRail + Connections train tickets from Glasgow to Liverpool start from $148.98, and on average cost $148.98. Daily there are 3 ScotRail + Connections schedules to Liverpool. ScotRail + Connections in Glasgow leaves from Glasgow Central, And in Liverpool trains arrive at Brunswick and 2 other train stations.

From Glasgow to Liverpool train travel on ScotRail + Connections takes 16 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to Liverpool faster, ScotRail + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 19 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, ScotRail + Connections offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $148.98 for a one-way train ticket to Liverpool.

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Avg. Time
16h 12m
Avg. Price
$148.98

TransPennine Express + Connections

TransPennine Express + Connections train tickets from Glasgow to Liverpool start from $49.66, and on average cost $82.22. Daily there are 4 TransPennine Express + Connections schedules to Liverpool. TransPennine Express + Connections in Glasgow leaves from Glasgow Central, And in Liverpool trains arrive at Liverpool South Parkway and 2 other train stations.

From Glasgow to Liverpool train travel on TransPennine Express + Connections takes 4 hours and 16 minutes. If you are looking to get to Liverpool faster, TransPennine Express + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 19 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, TransPennine Express + Connections offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $84.37 for a one-way train ticket to Liverpool.

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Avg. Time
4h 16m
Avg. Price
$82.22

Virgin Trains + Connections

Virgin Trains + Connections train tickets from Glasgow to Liverpool start from $20.28, and on average cost $58.23. Daily there are 12 Virgin Trains + Connections schedules to Liverpool. Virgin Trains + Connections in Glasgow leaves from Glasgow Central, And in Liverpool trains arrive at Brunswick and 2 other train stations.

From Glasgow to Liverpool train travel on Virgin Trains + Connections takes 3 hours and 49 minutes. If you are looking to get to Liverpool faster, Virgin Trains + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 19 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Virgin Trains + Connections offers 12 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $66.01 for a one-way train ticket to Liverpool.

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Avg. Time
3h 49m
Avg. Price
$58.23

CrossCountry + Connections

CrossCountry + Connections train tickets from Glasgow to Liverpool start from $148.98, and on average cost $153.75. Daily there are 1 CrossCountry + Connections schedules to Liverpool. CrossCountry + Connections in Glasgow leaves from Glasgow Central, And in Liverpool trains arrive at Liverpool Lime St,

From Glasgow to Liverpool train travel on CrossCountry + Connections takes 6 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to Liverpool faster, CrossCountry + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 19 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Liverpool on a weekend there is typically one CrossCountry + Connections scheduled trip per day, which will cost $149.49 for a one-way weekend reservation from Glasgow.

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Avg. Time
6h 0m
Avg. Price
$153.75
There is one train station from which trains depart Glasgow on their way to Liverpool. The busiest departure station in Glasgow serving this route is Glasgow Central.
  • Glasgow Central
There are 3 different stations where trains arrive to in Liverpool. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Glasgow serving this route is Liverpool Lime St, Brunswick, Liverpool South Parkway.
  • Liverpool Lime St
  • Brunswick
  • Liverpool South Parkway