There are 5 ways to get from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train  •  6 min

  1. Take the train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Liverpool Lime Street Low Level

$1 - $4

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Bus  •  14 min

  1. Take the bus from Birkenhead Bus Station to Liverpool, Hood street (Queen Square Bus Station) 1 / ...

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station 3.5 miles

$15 - $19

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station 3.5 miles

$7 - $13

Walk  •  53 min

  1. Walk from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station 2.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station is to bus which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birkenhead Bus Station station and arriving at Liverpool, Hood street (Queen Square Bus Station) station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birkenhead Hamilton Square and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street Low Level. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between Birkenhead and Liverpool Lime Street Station is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station without a car is to train which takes 6 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Liverpool Lime Street Low Level takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire, arrive at Birkenhead Bus Station.

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Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Birkenhead Hamilton Square station.

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The best way to get from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station is to train which takes 6 min and costs £1 - £3. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station.
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  • Distance: 1.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 min

What companies run services between Birkenhead, England and Liverpool Lime Street Station, England?

Merseyrail Electrics operates a train from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 6 min. East Midlands Trains also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire operates a bus from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Birkenhead Hamilton Square to Liverpool Lime Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1
Off-Peak Single
$1 - $2
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $3
Anytime Single
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Birkenhead Bus Station to Liverpool, Hood street (Queen Square Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Birkenhead Bus Station to Liverpool, Hood street (Queen Square Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Avon Buses
Phone
0151 608 8000
Bus from Birkenhead Bus Station to Liverpool, Hood street (Queen Square Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$7 - $12
Assist
$7 - $12
UberX
$7 - $13
Exec
$12 - $18
UberXL
$10 - $17
Taxi from Birkenhead to Liverpool Lime Street Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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