Lyon to Liverpool by train

  • First train
    05:50
  • Last train
    17:34
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 53m
  • Distance
    1,026 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    15
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 51m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lyon to Liverpool by train

Fast trains from Lyon to Liverpool take around 7 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,026 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Liverpool.

1. Are there direct trains from Lyon to Liverpool?

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

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Lyon 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 13 departures.

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

The Lyon to Liverpool train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Liverpool is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 05:50 and the last train is around 17:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 05:50, and the last at 17:50.

When to book Lyon to Liverpool train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half 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 Lyon to Liverpool by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lyon and Liverpool?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Eurostar
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional
  • UK Rail Connections
  • 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.