There are 7 ways to get from Liverpool to Livingston by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Haymarket

$92 - $205

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Fly Liverpool to Edinburgh  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Edinburgh (EDI) LPL - EDI

$42 - $259

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Train, bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (Regent Bridge) to Ladywell, Willowbank (Inveralmond High School) X27 / ...

$136 - $209

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Livingston 217.6 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Manchester, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI

$62 - $202

Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow, train  •  5 h 8 min

  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 Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Livingston North

$78 - $312

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI

$90 - $279

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Livingston. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Livingston North via Preston and Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Livingston is 175 miles. The road distance is 217.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Livingston without a car is to train which takes 4 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Liverpool to Livingston, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Livingston is to train which takes 4 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Liverpool to Livingston train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Haymarket station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to Livingston is 218 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to drive from Liverpool to Livingston.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Livingston.
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  • Distance: 174.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Livingston, Scotland?

You can take a train from Liverpool to Livingston via Preston and Haymarket in around 4 h 34 min. Alternatively, Ryanair, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Liverpool to Livingston every 4 hours.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Isle Of Man, Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Derry
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from Wigan North Western to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Livingston North
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (Regent Bridge) to Ladywell, Willowbank (Inveralmond High School)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lothianbuses.com

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