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Birmingham to Liverpool

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1 suggested route to go from Birmingham to Liverpool by train, car, bus

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How to travel from Birmingham to Liverpool ?

Trip Birmingham Liverpool

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance78 mi
Direct lineYes

You've chosen Liverpool as a destination for your next holidays or weekend but you don't know how to get there from Birmingham and how to find the best Birmingham to Liverpool transport deals? In general, you browse several websites and spend hours without being sure that all transport solutions were considered.

Thanks to your multimodal search engine Vivanoda, you'll find on the same site all fares for buses, carpooling and trains to get to Liverpool. You just have to specify the departure date to Liverpool then let Vivanoda search for you. To refine your search according to your preferences, use the filters and sorting options available.

To reach your destination from Birmingham, you will travel with National Express, London Midland, Blablacar, Merseyrail, Virgin Trains, Arriva Trains Wales or MegaBus by buses, carpooling or trains.

If you've already chosen the mode of transport you'd like to travel with, go directly to the dedicated section:

Birmingham to Liverpool bus

Are you looking for a bus from Birmingham to Liverpool? There is indeed a direct bus line that operates this route.

You may wonder whether it's worth travelling by bus between Birmingham and Liverpool and what the advantages of this mode of transport may be. That's why we give you some arguments that might convince you to board a bus to Liverpool.

  • With very cheap prices, it is almost impossible for train or carpooling companies operating between Birmingham and Liverpool to offer cheaper fares.
  • The fleet of MegaBus or National Express coaches is new and, therefore, greener than carpooling. Since the Birmingham Liverpool road has already been built for a long time, buses don't require any additional infrastructure that distorts the landscape.
  • During the summer, forget the heat wave thanks to the air-conditioning almost all of the Birmingham Liverpool coaches are equipped with.
  • The modern buses that you take from Birmingham to Liverpool are all comfortable, with toilets and reclining seats.

Which coach companies to travel between Birmingham and Liverpool?

The coach route Birmingham Liverpool is operated without changes by the bus companies MegaBus and National Express.

MegaBus Birmingham LiverpoolNational Express Birmingham Liverpool

Departure bus stations in Birmingham

It is recommended that you arrive at the Birmingham bus station between 15 and 30 minutes before the departure time, depending on the coach company. To make sure of the bus destination, look at the front, 'Liverpool' must be mentioned. Then, all you have to do is to validate your ticket with the driver of National Express or MegaBus, to deposit your luggage in the trunk and to find your seat.

  • Birmingham
  • Birmingham Airport

Bus stops at arrival in Liverpool

As soon as the coach stops at Liverpool, make sure that you leave nothing in your seat or forget your hold luggage.

  • Liverpool

Train Birmingham to Liverpool

Is there a direct train bound for Liverpool from Birmingham?

Indeed, the cities of Liverpool and Birmingham are linked with a direct train connection. Be careful, as this may depend on the date of your trip to Liverpool and there may be fewer direct trains from Birmingham on certain days. To find the cheapest Birmingham-Liverpool train ticket, we advise you to launch a search on Vivanoda with your travel dates.

Intercity train Birmingham Liverpool

Intercity trains serve the most important cities along the Birmingham-Liverpool route with an improved travel duration compared to regional trains.

Birmingham Liverpool train companies

The train company that operates this journey is London Midland.
London Midland Birmingham Liverpool

Railway stations from Birmingham

  • Birmingham International

Railway stations in Liverpool

  • Liverpool Central
  • Liverpool Lime Street

Carpool from Birmingham to Liverpool

Ridesharing is a new way of travelling allowing people to share Birmingham-Liverpool car journeys with others. This helps reduce travel costs for both the driver and the passenger, and also reduces the impact on the environment.

Carpooling differs from the other means of transport because of an undefined timetable. So, you have more probabilities to find Birmingham-Liverpool rides five days before your date of travel than three months. This is more a lastminute solution to go to Liverpool.

When you are about to book a Birmingham-Liverpool ride, you can message the driver if you need any other details (pickup location, time, luggage...). The payment is done on our partner's site; this avoids to talk about money with the driver.

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