There are 6 ways to get from Accrington to Liverpool by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Accrington to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Liverpool Lime Street

$17 - $26

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Bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Accrington, Infant Street (Post Office) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X41
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Liverpool University National Express / ...

$16 - $20

4 alternative options

Train via Wigan North Western  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Accrington to Wigan Wallgate
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street

$25 - $37

Train, bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Accrington to Preston
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Railway Station to Queen Square Bus Station X2

$19 - $22

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Accrington to Liverpool 47.8 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Accrington to Liverpool 47.8 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Accrington to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Accrington, Infant Street (Post Office) and arriving at Liverpool University via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Accrington to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Accrington and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Accrington and Liverpool is 35 miles. The road distance is 47.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Accrington to Liverpool without a car is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Accrington to Liverpool, including transfers.

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Accrington to Liverpool bus services, operated by The Blackburn Bus Compan, depart from Accrington, Infant Street (Post Office) station.

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Accrington to Liverpool train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Accrington station.

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The best way to get from Accrington to Liverpool is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 44 min.

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Accrington to Liverpool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Liverpool University station.

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Accrington to Liverpool train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Liverpool Lime Street station.

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Map of how to get from Accrington to Liverpool.
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  • Distance: 35 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

What companies run services between Accrington, England and Liverpool, England?

You can take a train from Accrington to Liverpool via Preston in around 2 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Accrington to Liverpool via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 2 h 44 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Accrington to Preston
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Accrington to Wigan Wallgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Accrington, Infant Street (Post Office) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Liverpool University
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Railway Station to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Accrington to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Accrington to Liverpool is 48 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Accrington to Liverpool.

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