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Coach travel from Liverpool to London

From £14.20 one-way*

Free Wi-Fi: available onboard
Departures: up to 6 services per day

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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).

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Coach from Liverpool to London

Our services between Liverpool and London run up to 6 times a day, from early in the morning until the evening.

With a guaranteed seat, plenty of legroom and fares to the capital from just £14.20 one-way*, you can travel in style for less.

Liverpool to London journey information
Fastest journey time 4 hrs 40 mins (from Edge Lane Drive to Finchley Road)
Cheapest price From £14.20 *
Distance (approx) 354km
No. of stops 2 (other services may use further stops)
First & last journey daily 6:45am/23:35pm

Our Liverpool to London services and stops

Click below to see the stops for each service and plan your journey with ease.

423 coach towards London

Our 423 service travels up to 1 time a day and calls at the following stops:

  • Liverpool One Bus Station
  • Birkenhead
  • Chester Bus Interchange
  • Stoke-on-Trent, Hanley Bus Station
  • Birmingham Coach Station
  • Birmingham Airport
  • Oxford Bus Station
  • Heathrow Airport Central Bus Station
  • London (Earl's Court)
  • London Victoria Coach Station

550 coach towards London

Our 550 service travels up to 4 times a day and calls at the following stops:

  • Liverpool One Bus Station
  • Liverpool (Edge Lane Drive)
  • Birmingham Coach Station
  • Milton Keynes Coachway
  • London (Finchley Road)
  • London (Marble Arch)
  • London Victoria Coach Station

551 coach towards London

Our 551 service travels up to 1 time a day and calls at the following stops:

  • Liverpool One Bus Station
  • Birkenhead
  • Chester Bus Interchange
  • Nantwich Bus Station
  • Stoke-on-Trent, Hanley Bus Station
  • Birmingham Coach Station
  • Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station
  • Milton Keynes Coachway
  • London (Golders Green)
  • London (Marble Arch)
  • London Victoria Coach Station

Liverpool to London route map

Departing from Liverpool ONE Coach Station

Time to spare before your coach to London? Liverpool One Coach Station is right next to Liverpool One Shopping Centre, which is home to dozens of shops, restaurants, cafes and leisure spots.

Take a look at our Liverpool One Coach Station facilities.

Arriving at London Victoria Coach Station

London Victoria Coach Station is just 300 metres from the tube network, and is served by the Victoria Line, the District Line and the Circle Line. A bus stop is directly outside the coach station, and is served by many routes into the city centre.

Victoria Rail Station is also just 300 metres away, and there is a taxi rank outside the coach station on Eccleston Place.

Take a look at our London Victoria Station facilities.

Frequently asked questions

When is the first coach from Liverpool to London?

The first coach leaves from Liverpool ONE Bus Station at 6.45am, arriving at London Victoria Coach Station at 14.20pm.

When is the last coach from Liverpool to London?

The last coach leaves from Liverpool ONE Bus Station at 23.35pm, arriving at London Victoria Coach Station at 6.20am.

How much is the coach from Liverpool to London?

A one-way journey from Liverpool to London is available from £14.20*.

How long does the coach take from Liverpool to London?

Our fastest coach journey from Liverpool to London takes 4 hours and 40 mins from our Edge Lane Drive stop to our Finchley Road stop.

What happens if I miss my coach from Liverpool to London?

We have fare types available to give you more flexibility when you travel. Both our Standard and Fully Flexible fares are amendable, however, excess fees may apply. For more information, please visit our tickets page.

Alternatively, when buying your ticket you can add Change and Go to your booking. Change and Go allows you to board any available coach 12 hours before or after your original departure time for just £5 per journey. Find out more at our Change and Go page.

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