There are 9 ways to get from Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street

$138 - $224

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Bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 203 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express

$29 - $39

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Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Wolverhampton
  2. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Liverpool Lime Street

$104 - $154

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Chester

$116 - $198

Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station 236.4 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Southampton to Manchester, train  •  3 h 56 min

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

$57 - $199

Fly Southampton to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Liverpool Lime Street

$112 - $316

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street

$134 - $359

Train to Bristol, fly to Chester, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Chester (CEG) BRS - CEG
  3. Take the train from Chester to Liverpool Lime Street Low Level

$161 - $313

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Liverpool Lime Street Station station. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place via Heathrow Airport London T5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street via Wolverhampton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Liverpool Lime Street Station is 186 miles. The road distance is 236.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station without a car is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station, including transfers.

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Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 1 min.

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

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Southampton 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 Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station.
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  • Distance: 186.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

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

You can take a train from Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, and London Euston in around 4 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Heathrow Airport London T5, and Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place in around 8 h 1 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Bristol to Chester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Chester
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
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
1 h 25 min
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Liverpool Lime Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
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 Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Liverpool Lime Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station is 236 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to drive from Southampton to Liverpool Lime Street Station.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 720+ hotels available in Liverpool Lime Street Station. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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