There are 7 ways to get from Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport (LPL) by bus, train, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster University, Sports Centre to Lancaster City Centre, Queens Square (Queens Square A6 North) 2X / ...
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Warrington Bank Quay
  3. Take the train from Warrington Central to Liverpool South Parkway
  4. Take the bus from Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road) to Speke, Dunlop Road (Trading Estate) 500 / ...

$43 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus Stagecoach in Lancashire  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass) to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand 41 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 23) to Queen Square Bus Station X2

$22 - $35

5 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass) to Shudehill Interchange M11
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport

$29 - $36

Train, bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport

$31 - $45

Line 42 bus, train, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass) to Poulton-le-Fylde, St Chads Church (POULTON Golden Ball) 42
  2. Take the train from Poulton-le-Fylde to Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Take the bus from Liverpool, Elliot Street (Boots) to Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) 80A

$30 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport (LPL) 63.7 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a town car from Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport 63.7 miles

$150 - $210

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport (LPL). However, there are services departing from Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass) and arriving at Liverpool Airport via Manchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Lancaster University and Liverpool Airport (LPL) is 47 miles. The road distance is 63.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport (LPL) without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport (LPL), including transfers.

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Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport (LPL) bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass) station.

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Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport (LPL) bus services, operated by TerraVision UK, arrive at Liverpool Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport (LPL) is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport (LPL).

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Map of how to get from Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport (LPL).
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  • Distance: 46.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

What companies run services between Lancaster University, England and Liverpool Airport (LPL), England?

You can take a bus from Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport (LPL) via Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass), Shudehill Interchange, and Manchester in around 3 h 27 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Warrington Central to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Poulton-le-Fylde to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Warrington Central to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $5
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Single
$8 - $12
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Bus operators
Stagecoach Lancaster
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster University, Sports Centre to Lancaster City Centre, Queens Square (Queens Square A6 North)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass) to Poulton-le-Fylde, St Chads Church (POULTON Golden Ball)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass) to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road) to Speke, Dunlop Road (Trading Estate)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road) to Speke, Dunlop Road (Trading Estate)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
haltontransport.co.uk
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road) to Speke, Dunlop Road (Trading Estate)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Liverpool, Elliot Street (Boots) to Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass) to Shudehill Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Lancaster University, University Underpass (LANCASTER University Underpass) to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Book at
uk.megabus.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 23) to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Lancaster University to Liverpool Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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