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There are 9 ways to get from St Albans to Liverpool by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 37 min

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

$122 - $198

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Bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express

$27 - $37

7 alternative options

Train via Birmingham New Street  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street

$75 - $153

Train East Midlands Trains  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Liverpool Lime Street

$53 - $154

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to Liverpool 189.7 miles

$40 - $60

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 40 min

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

$119 - $332

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street

$111 - $377

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 47 min

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

$92 - $220

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 23 min

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

$127 - $289

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Liverpool is to bus which costs £20 - £29 and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans to Liverpool is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Albans to Liverpool station. However, there are services departing from St Albans, St Peter's Street and arriving at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place via Luton and Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from St Albans to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from St Albans City and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street via Luton Airport Parkway and Nottingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between St Albans and Liverpool is 161 miles. The road distance is 189.7 miles.

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The best way to get from St Albans to Liverpool without a car is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs £90 - £160.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from St Albans to Liverpool, including transfers.

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St Albans to Liverpool bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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St Albans to Liverpool train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Luton Airport Parkway station.

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The best way to get from St Albans to Liverpool is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs £90 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £29 and takes 6 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from St Albans to Liverpool.
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  • Distance: 160.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

What companies run services between St Albans, England and Liverpool, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from St Albans to Liverpool hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $180 and the journey takes 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from St Albans to Liverpool once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Train from Nottingham to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Single
$75 - $110
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Nottingham to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
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 24 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
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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

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St Albans to Liverpool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place.

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St Albans to Liverpool train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Liverpool Lime Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Albans to Liverpool is 190 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to drive from St Albans to Liverpool.

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

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