There are 5 ways to get from Accrington to Liverpool by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 23 min

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

$19 - $29

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  2 h 59 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

$13 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 57 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 to Liverpool University National Express / ...

$16 - $20

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Accrington to Liverpool 47.8 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Accrington to Liverpool 47.8 miles

$10 - $15

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 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Accrington to Liverpool via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) and Manchester in around 2 h 57 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
$12 - $19
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 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Railway Station to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Accrington to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Accrington to Liverpool?

The distance between Accrington and Liverpool is 56 km. The road distance is 76 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Accrington to Liverpool?

The cheapest way to get from Accrington to Liverpool is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Accrington to Liverpool?

The quickest way to get from Accrington to Liverpool is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs £130 - £160.

Is there a direct train between Accrington and Liverpool?

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 23 min.

Is there a direct bus between Accrington and Liverpool?

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. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

How long does it take to get from Accrington to Liverpool?

It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Accrington to Liverpool, including transfers.