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Leeds to Liverpool Train Tickets E‑TICKET

Leeds to Liverpool Train Tickets

Discover England’s most celebrated seaport by booking an exciting trip from Leeds to Liverpool by train during your next UK getaway! Whether you board with Northern or TransPennine Express, you’re sure to travel in style and comfort. From your First or Standard Class seat, you’ll enjoy a number of convenient services and amenities designed to ensure a smooth, relaxing journey to the fab city of Liverpool.

Revered as the birthplace of “The Beatles”, Liverpool is a popular destination among music lovers, soccer fans and nautical enthusiasts alike. Must-see attractions include the “Three Graces” buildings that line Liverpool’s historic waterfront, “The Beatles Story” exhibit, Strawberry Field, the Merseyside Maritime Museum and Anfield football stadium (home of the city’s beloved Liverpool F.C. team).

Purchase your Leeds to Liverpool ‘Ticket on Departure & Reservation’ here. Simply use the ticket collection reference # provided in the email we send you to collect your actual train ticket from a self-service ticket machine in Britain.

Journey details

On average, trains depart every 10 to 15 minutes during peak times and every 30 minutes otherwise, with approximately 44 departures daily (non-stop or 1 change)

Travel time
1 hour and 24 minutes non-stop (fastest time)

Train stations
Leeds Central and Liverpool Lime Street

Train features
Northern and TransPennine Express passenger trains, reaching a maximum speed of 160km/h

Leeds to Liverpool ticket fares

When booking your Ticket on Departure & Reservation for travel from Leeds to Liverpool by train, the following fare options may be available:
  • Anytime tickets offer full flexibility. With no time restrictions, you are free to travel aboard any train, even during peak hours.
  • Off-Peak tickets offer some flexibility, allowing you to travel aboard any train operating during off-peak hours on your ticket date. Though off-peak times may vary, they are typically before 9:30am and between 4:00pm and 7:00pm.
  • Advance tickets are less expensive, but have a limited availability. The sooner you book, the less you pay. Ideal for those committed to traveling on a particular date, time and train.

Leeds to Liverpool ticket classes

  • Standard Class
    Standard class coaches provide comfortable, quality seating.
  • First Class
    First class coaches are equipped with larger, adjustable seats that offer superior comfort as well as plenty of leg and elbow room. Passengers can enjoy the complimentary at-seat food and drink service plus free morning newspaper available on most train lines.

Leeds to Liverpool ticket discounts

  • Child discount
    Children under 5 years of age travel for free. Children between the ages of 5 and 15 can save up to 50% off the adult ticket price.

Train services and amenities

  • Onboard food and drink catering
  • WiFi connectivity (where available)
  • Power outlet access and work tables for laptops
  • Designated storage areas for personal luggage items
  • “Quiet Coach” seating on select trains
  • Travel assistance for the disabled
  • Non-smoking coaches

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Seat reservations
In most cases, a ‘Ticket on Departure & Reservation’ includes a seat reservation. Exceptions where the seat may not be reserved at the time of booking include shorter journeys that don’t offer seat reservations or when the allocation of reservable seats is fully booked. In either case, your ticket is still valid and you can sit in any vacant seat.

Ticket purchase conditions and delivery
Tickets for travel from Leeds to Liverpool by train may be booked up to 3 months in advance. Refunds and exchanges are not permitted.

Once your e-ticket order has been processed, you will receive an email confirmation with a ticket collection #. Collect your physical ticket simply by using this number at a self-service ticket dispensing machine at the station before boarding.

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