Dumfries to Liverpool by train

  • First train
    04:58
  • Last train
    21:00
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 54m
  • Distance
    190 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    16
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 46m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Dumfries to Liverpool by train

Fast trains from Dumfries to Liverpool take around 2 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 190 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dumfries and Liverpool.

1. Are there direct trains from Dumfries to Liverpool?

Journeys between Dumfries and Liverpool usually involve 2 changes of train.

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

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 12 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Dumfries to Liverpool?

The Dumfries to Liverpool train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Dumfries to Liverpool train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Liverpool is usually scheduled to depart Dumfries around 04:58 and the last train is around 21:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dumfries around 04:58, and the last at 19:01.

When to book Dumfries 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 Dumfries to Liverpool by train.

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Which train companies operate between Dumfries and Liverpool?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin 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.