Burton-on-Trent to Liverpool by train

  • First train
    06:20
  • Last train
    23:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 30m
  • Distance
    112 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    19
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 48m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Burton-on-Trent to Liverpool by train

Fast trains from Burton-on-Trent to Liverpool take around 1 hour and 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 112 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Burton-on-Trent and Liverpool.

1. Are there direct trains from Burton-on-Trent to Liverpool?

Journeys between Burton-on-Trent and Liverpool usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Burton-on-Trent to Liverpool every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 28 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Burton-on-Trent to Liverpool?

The Burton-on-Trent to Liverpool train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Burton-on-Trent to Liverpool train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Liverpool is usually scheduled to depart Burton-on-Trent around 06:20 and the last train is around 23:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Burton-on-Trent around 06:20, and the last at 22:59.

When to book Burton-on-Trent to Liverpool train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Burton-on-Trent to Liverpool by train.

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Which train companies operate between Burton-on-Trent and Liverpool?

More than one train company operates on the route from Burton-on-Trent to Liverpool, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London Midland
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.