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There are 8 ways to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Fairlie

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Bus  •  10h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station M11 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Largs, Manse Court 906 / ...

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Train, night train  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
  2. Take the night train from Preston to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Fairlie

Drive  •  4h 16m

  1. Drive from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie 250.1 miles

Fly Liverpool to Glasgow, train  •  5h 53m

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Glasgow (GLA) LPL - GLA
  2. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Fairlie

Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow, train  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Glasgow (GLA) MAN - GLA
  3. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Fairlie

Fly Liverpool to Edinburgh, train  •  7h 44m

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Edinburgh (EDI) LPL - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Park to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Fairlie

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Stafford
  2. Take the train from Stafford to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA
  4. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Fairlie

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The most affordable way to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie is to bus, which costs £25 - £45 and takes 10h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool Lime Street station to Fairlie. However, there are services departing from Queen Square Bus Station and arriving at Fairlie, Burnfoot Road via Southport, Duke Street, Preston City Centre, Bus Station, Buchanan Bus Station and Largs, Manse Court. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Fairlie via Preston and Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 9m.

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The distance between Liverpool Lime Street and Fairlie is 180 miles. The road distance is 250.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie without a car is to train which takes 5h 9m and costs £75 - £300.

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It takes approximately 5h 9m to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie, including transfers.

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Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Preston City Centre, Bus Station.

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Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie is to train which takes 5h 9m and costs £75 - £300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £25 - £45 and takes 10h 11m.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie.
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  • Distance: 179.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 9m

What companies run services between Liverpool Lime Street, England and Fairlie, Scotland?

You can take a train from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie via Preston and Glasgow Central in around 5h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie via Queen Square Bus Station, Southport, Duke Street, Preston City Centre, Bus Station, Buchanan Bus Station, and Largs, Manse Court in around 10h 11m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£80 - £260
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £260
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Isle Of Man, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £260
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove), London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £260
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £220
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Isle Of Man, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £220
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £270
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £270
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £270
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove), Bristol
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£55 - £270
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove), London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £270
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£23 - £110
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£23 - £110
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £320
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £320
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £550
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Derry
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £650
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£110 - £450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£18 - £160
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£65 - £170
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £390
Train operators
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£17 - £24
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£16 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £28
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£15 - £24
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£11 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £24
Train from Preston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £90
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £90
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£17 - £27
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £27
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Preston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £250
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £80
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £30
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £80
Train from Stafford to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£13 - £50
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £18
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£35 - £50
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Fairlie
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £25
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£19 - £25
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Fairlie
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £21
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£16 - £21
Train from Edinburgh Park to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £28
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£22 - £28
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £26
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £26
Bus operators

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There is no direct flight from Liverpool Airport to Glasgow Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 25m and has one stopover.

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Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Largs, Manse Court station.

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Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Fairlie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie is 250 miles. It takes approximately 4h 16m to drive from Liverpool Lime Street to Fairlie.

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Loganair and easyJet offer flights from Liverpool Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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