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There are 7 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street

$113 - $183

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Bus  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express

$22 - $27

5 alternative options

Train West Midlands  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool South Parkway

$79 - $117

Drive  •  3h 29m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station 209 miles

$45 - $65

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  3h 54m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street

$107 - $310

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4h 57m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Liverpool Lime Street

$112 - $262

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street

$109 - $252

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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station is to bus which costs £16 - £21 and takes 7h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station is to train which costs £85 - £150 and takes 3h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station station. However, there are services departing from Lisson Grove, Church Street Market and arriving at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place via London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 2m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Liverpool Lime Street Station is 177 miles. The road distance is 209 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station without a car is to train which takes 3h 21m and costs £85 - £150.

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It takes approximately 3h 21m to get from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Golders Green station.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station is to train which takes 3h 21m and costs £85 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £21 and takes 7h 2m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station.
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  • Distance: 176.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 21m

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Liverpool Lime Street Station, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $110 - $180 and the journey takes 2h 11m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $24 and the journey takes 5h 10m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
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 London Golders Green to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station is 209 miles. It takes approximately 3h 29m to drive from London Paddington Station to Liverpool Lime Street Station.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 812+ hotels available in Liverpool Lime Street Station. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14m and costs £20 - £29.

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