Liverpool to Carstairs by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 2m
  • Distance
    258 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 55m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Liverpool to Carstairs by train

Fast trains from Liverpool to Carstairs take around 4 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 258 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Liverpool and Carstairs.

1. Are there direct trains from Liverpool to Carstairs?

Journeys between Liverpool and Carstairs usually involve one change of train.

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Liverpool to Carstairs every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Liverpool to Carstairs train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the only train to Carstairs is usually scheduled to depart Liverpool around 23:38. At weekends the only train usually departs Liverpool around 23:15.

When to book Liverpool to Carstairs 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 Liverpool to Carstairs by train.

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Which train companies operate between Liverpool and Carstairs?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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.