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Liverpool to Birmingham

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

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How to travel from Liverpool to Birmingham ?

Trip Liverpool Birmingham

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance78 mi
Direct lineYes

Like many travellers, you're looking for the cheapest transport offers to travel from Liverpool to Birmingham? In general, you browse several websites and spend hours without being sure that all transport solutions were considered.

You'll be able to get in a single search on Vivanoda, your multimodal travel planner in Europe, all the prices for trains, carpooling and buses to travel to Birmingham from Liverpool You just have to specify the departure date to Birmingham then let Vivanoda search for you. Refine, filter, sort according to your travel preferences then select the Liverpool - Birmingham offer that suits you best.

To reach your destination from Liverpool, you will travel with Virgin Trains, MegaBus, London Midland, National Express, Arriva Trains Wales, Blablacar, First TransPennine Express or East Midlands Trains by buses, carpooling or trains.

Read more information about each means of transport:

Liverpool to Birmingham bus

If you are looking for a bus service from Liverpool to Birmingham, you're lucky because there actually is a direct service.

You may wonder whether it's worth travelling by bus between Liverpool and Birmingham and what the advantages of this mode of transport may be. Here are some reasons that may encourage you to take the bus to Birmingham.

  • With very cheap prices, it is almost impossible for train or carpooling companies operating between Liverpool and Birmingham to offer cheaper fares.
  • The fleet of National Express or MegaBus coaches is new and, therefore, greener than carpooling. Since the Liverpool Birmingham road has already been built for a long time, buses don't require any additional infrastructure that distorts the landscape.
  • The coaches operating the Liverpool Birmingham line are mostly equipped with an air conditioning system, which will allow you to travel in good conditions during hot seasons.
  • The modern buses that you take from Liverpool to Birmingham are all comfortable, with toilets and reclining seats.

Which coach companies to travel between Liverpool and Birmingham?

The bus service between the city of Liverpool and Birmingham is operating by multiple coach companies: National Express and MegaBus.

National Express Liverpool BirminghamMegaBus Liverpool Birmingham

Departure bus stations in Liverpool

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

  • Liverpool

Bus stops at arrival in Birmingham

Once the bus has arrived at Birmingham, check and collect your belongings so as not to forget anything.

  • Birmingham
  • Birmingham Airport

Train Liverpool to Birmingham

Is it possible to go directly by train from Liverpool to Birmingham?

Indeed, the cities of Birmingham and Liverpool are linked with a direct train connection. The schedule may vary along the week, and direct trains may only operate on certain days. To find the cheapest Liverpool-Birmingham train ticket, we advise you to launch a search on Vivanoda with your travel dates.

Intercity train Liverpool Birmingham

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

Liverpool Birmingham train companies

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

Railway stations from Liverpool

  • Liverpool Lime Street
  • Liverpool Central

Railway stations in Birmingham

  • Birmingham International
  • Birmingham New Street

Carpool from Liverpool to Birmingham

Ridesharing is a new way of travelling allowing people to share Liverpool-Birmingham car journeys with others. This has a very positive environmental impact since it optimizes the capacity of the car and it also allows saving money.

Carpooling differs from the other means of transport because of an undefined timetable. This means that when looking for Liverpool-Birmingham rides, you'll be more likely to find ones if you search only three days in advance (and not two months). This is more a lastminute solution to go to Birmingham.

When you are about to book a Liverpool-Birmingham 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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