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Journey details

Best price 61.79£
Journey duration 4 h
Connections per day 38
First departure: 03:37
Last departure: 23:15
Distance 283km

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Virail helps you to find the best train ticket from Liverpool to Edinburgh. You can compare many different offers at the same time, all you need to do is to enter the date of your trip and we will find all the possibilities for you. On our platform you can also filter the results by departure and arrival time, number of changes, duration, price and you can also decide if you want a one-way or a round-trip ticket. Once you chose the best option for you, we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website and you will be able to book your ticket. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

Trains from Liverpool to Edinburgh: which companies can you travel with?

Among all our partners, you will also find Nationalrail, providing the train connections between Liverpool and Edinburgh.

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 Edinburgh?

On average, train tickets from Liverpool to Edinburgh cost 103,60 £, but if you can book in advance, or choose less popular dates and times, you could find cheap train tickets from 79,70 £.

Ticket price Liverpool - Edinburgh every day

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Trains from Liverpool to Edinburgh


If there are changes in your route, make sure you always have enough time to walk from one platform to the other and never forget the possibility of delay that could make you miss the second train.

For short distances like between Liverpool and Edinburgh, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Liverpool and Edinburgh?

The trains to Edinburgh can leave from Liverpool Lime Street [ LIV ] and arrive at Edimburgh.

How long to you need to get to Edinburgh by train?

With the fastest connections you will be in Edinburgh in 3 hours and 32 minutes, but on average it takes 3 hours and 51 minutes. The first train headed to Edinburgh is at 05:06, while the last one leaves Liverpool at 19:06.

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