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There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Manchester

  1. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Stoke-On-Trent

Train

  1. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Stoke-on-Trent

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent

Drive

  1. Drive from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent

Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent by bus and train

The journey time between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Stoke-on-Trent is around 2h 15m and covers a distance of around 70 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 37 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 38m. Operated by Arriva Merseyside, East Midlands Railways, Northern Rail and others, the Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent service departs from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport and arrives in Stoke-on-Trent. Typically 143 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 38m
Layover time:
37 min
Total time:
2h 15m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 38m
Journey distance:
70 miles
Services per week:
143
Cheapest price:
£26
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:59
Last service departs at:
23:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent bus and train schedules

Departing Friday, October 29, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent is to bus which costs £7 - £10 and takes 3h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent. However, there are services departing from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport and arriving at Stoke-On-Trent via Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 48m.

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The distance between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Stoke-on-Trent is 36 miles. The road distance is 51 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent without a car is to train via Manchester which takes 2h 7m and costs £26 - £140.

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It takes approximately 2h 7m to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent, including transfers.

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Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent is to train via Manchester which takes 2h 7m and costs £26 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £10 and takes 3h 48m.

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Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stoke-On-Trent station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent is 51 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent.
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  • Distance: 36.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 7m

What companies run services between Liverpool Airport (LPL), England and Stoke-on-Trent, England?

You can take a train from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent via Garston, Liverpool South Parkway, Liverpool South Parkway, and Manchester Piccadilly in around 2h 7m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Stoke-On-Trent once daily. Tickets cost £5 - £7 and the journey takes 2h 20m.

Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £23
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£11 - £17
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£15 - £23
Train from Crewe to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £15
Off-Peak Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£9 - £14
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£11 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £20
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£18 - £25
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£29 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£29 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Crewe to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£20 - £95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£65 - £95
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Crewe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £14
Train from Crewe to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £7
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 Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Circle Cabs
Phone
+44 151 355 9990
Website
circlecabs.co.uk
A2Bcabs Ellesmere Port
Phone
+44 151 321 2242
Hooton Station Taxis
Phone
+44 151 339 6767
District Taxis
Phone
+44 1928 733 733
Website
districttaxisfrodsham.co.uk
Apec Taxis
Phone
+44 1928 575 757
Website
apectaxis.com
ABC Taxis Runcorn
Phone
+44 1928 577 777
Key Cars
Phone
+44 151424 3666
Halton Taxis
Phone
+44 151 424 1234
Website
haltontaxis.co.uk
Taxi-One
Phone
+44 793 907 6842
Website
taxi-one.co.uk
Taxi Traders Northwest
Phone
+44 151 260 6000
Radio Cars Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 321 3333
Website
radiocarsliverpool.com
Liverpool City Region Taxis
Phone
+44 151 345 6050
Delta Taxis
Phone
+44 151 922 7373
Website
deltataxis.net
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab.co.uk
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+44 151 722 8888
Website
alphataxis.co.uk
Hackney Direct
Phone
+44 151 645 8080
Website
hackneydirect.com
Ace Cabs Direct
Phone
+44 151 601 3535

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