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There are 4 ways to get from Liverpool to Loughborough by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Loughborough (Leics)

$42 - $91

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Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Loughborough National Express

$17 - $25

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Derby
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Railway Station to Loughborough, Shelthorpe Road

$40 - $79

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Loughborough 105.4 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Loughborough is to bus which costs £13 - £20 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Loughborough is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool to Loughborough. However, there are services departing from University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill and arriving at Loughborough via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Loughborough. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Loughborough (Leics) via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Loughborough is 87 miles. The road distance is 105.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Loughborough without a car is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs £30 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Liverpool to Loughborough, including transfers.

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Liverpool to Loughborough bus services, operated by National Express, depart from University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill station.

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Liverpool to Loughborough train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Loughborough is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs £30 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £20 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Loughborough.
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  • Distance: 86.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Liverpool to Loughborough via Sheffield in around 3 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool to Loughborough via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 5 h 10 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $26
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Train from Sheffield to Loughborough (Leics)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $50
Train from Crewe to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Railway Station to Loughborough, Shelthorpe Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
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 University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Loughborough
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Liverpool to Loughborough bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Loughborough station.

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Liverpool to Loughborough train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Loughborough (Leics) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to Loughborough is 105 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Liverpool to Loughborough.

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