There are 3 ways to get from Liverpool to Clitheroe by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Clitheroe

$25 - $36

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Bus, line 280 bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool, Great Crosshall Street (Liverpool John Moores Univrsity) to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand X2
  2. Take the line 280 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) to Primrose, Park Street 280

$20

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Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Clitheroe 50.3 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Clitheroe is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Clitheroe is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool to Clitheroe. However, there are services departing from Liverpool, Great Crosshall Street (Liverpool John Moores Univrsity) and arriving at Primrose, Park Street via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Clitheroe. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Clitheroe via Manchester Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Clitheroe is 40 miles. The road distance is 50.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Clitheroe without a car is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £19 - £28.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Liverpool to Clitheroe, including transfers.

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Liverpool to Clitheroe bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, depart from Liverpool, Great Crosshall Street (Liverpool John Moores Univrsity) station.

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Liverpool to Clitheroe train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Clitheroe is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £19 - £28. Alternatively, you can bus and line 280 bus, which costs £16 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Clitheroe.
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  • Distance: 39.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Clitheroe, England?

You can take a train from Liverpool to Clitheroe via Manchester Victoria in around 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool to Clitheroe via Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Liverpool, Great Crosshall Street (Liverpool John Moores Univrsity) to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) to Primrose, Park Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk

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Liverpool to Clitheroe bus services, operated by Preston Bus, arrive at Primrose, Park Street station.

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Liverpool to Clitheroe train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Clitheroe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to Clitheroe is 50 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Liverpool to Clitheroe.

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