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There are 7 ways to get from Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston

£74 - £256

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Bus  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to London Marble Arch National Express

£12 - £16

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Train via Birmingham  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone

£87 - £118

Drive  •  3h 48m

  1. Drive from Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye 218.9 miles

£30 - £50

Train, fly to London Heathrow  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR

£69 - £239

Train, fly to London Gatwick  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Gatwick (LGW) MAN - LGW

£57 - £257

Train, fly to Southampton  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo

£93 - £446

Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye by walk, train and subway

The journey time between Birkenhead, Tower Wharf and London Eye is around 3h 4m and covers a distance of around 199 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 34m. Services are operated by Merseyrail Electrics, Avanti West Coast and London Underground (Tube). Typically 115 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 4m
Fastest journey time:
2h 34m
Services per week:
115
Cheapest price:
£74
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:51
Last service departs at:
23:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye walk, train and subway schedules

Departing Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Birkenhead, Tower Wharf → London Eye
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The cheapest way to get from Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye is to bus which costs £12 - £16 and takes 7h 43m.

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The fastest way to get from Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye is to train which takes 3h 43m and costs £70 - £260.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye. However, there are services departing from Birkenhead Park, Watson Street and arriving at Waterloo, St Thomas' Hospital County Hall via Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place and Marble Arch Station Park Lane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye station. However, there are services departing from Birkenhead Hamilton Square and arriving at Embankment station via Liverpool Lime Street and Euston station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 43m.

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The distance between Birkenhead, Tower Wharf and London Eye is 180 miles. The road distance is 218.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye without a car is to train which takes 3h 43m and costs £70 - £260.

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It takes approximately 3h 43m to get from Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye, including transfers.

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Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place.

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Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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The best way to get from Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye is to train which takes 3h 43m and costs £70 - £260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £16 and takes 7h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye.
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  • Distance: 180.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 43m

What companies run services between Birkenhead, Tower Wharf, England and London Eye, England?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston hourly. Tickets cost £70 - £250 and the journey takes 2h 15m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to London Marble Arch 3 times a day. Tickets cost £9 - £12 and the journey takes 5h 35m.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £470
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £240
Flights from Manchester to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £700
Flights from Manchester to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £550
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £200
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £410
Train operators
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£33 - £37
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£7 - £10
Anytime Day Single
£33 - £37
Bus operators
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 Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to London Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Marble Arch station.

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Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at London Euston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye is 219 miles. It takes approximately 3h 48m to drive from Birkenhead, Tower Wharf to London Eye.

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Loganair and British Airways offer flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 3880+ hotels available in London Eye. Prices start at £75 per night.

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