Liverpool to Penrith by train

  • First train
    05:10
  • Last train
    23:30
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 46m
  • Distance
    140 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    51
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 14m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Liverpool to Penrith by train

Fast trains from Liverpool to Penrith take around 1 hour and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 140 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Liverpool and Penrith.

1. Are there direct trains from Liverpool to Penrith?

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

We usually find around 52 departures on the route from Liverpool to Penrith 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 54 departures.

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

The Liverpool to Penrith train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Penrith is usually scheduled to depart Liverpool around 05:10 and the last train is around 20:36. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Liverpool around 06:36, and the last at 23:30.

When to book Liverpool to Penrith 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 Penrith by train.

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Which train companies operate between Liverpool and Penrith?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • 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.

Penrith to Liverpool by train

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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.