Train times in the UK

Whatever your destination, discover our train timetable to the UK's major cities and rural stations.

Get directly to your UK destination

Whether it’s the centre of Manchester or the furthest corner of Dorset, we get thousands of travellers to their UK destination every day. Our regular timetables cover the most popular routes across the country, so if you’re commuting or travelling off-peak we’ll get you there. One of the best bits of travelling by train is that you’ll always be comfortable. Unwind with our onboard Wifi, enjoy a movie on Avanti Media, or pick up a snack or drink with our At-seat Order service. To make your journey as relaxing as possible, we also have our easy-to-use train times tool, so you can get live arrival and departure times in the station or on the move. .
Travelling with us during the holidays? Find more information our engineering works calendar to check for planned changes to train times.

Keep moving with live timetables

Heading to your next big meeting or travelling home for the holidays? Trains are an easy, comfortable way to get to your destination. With our Train Times tool, you don’t even need to plan in advance. 
Simply enter a route and you’ll be able to access live train times and tickets, even as you arrive at the station. It also allows you to see live departure and arrival times, making changing trains a breeze.
To make sure you arrive at your destination on time, we also have a Live Train Status Tracker. This means you can check for any delays as you travel, helping you to manage your time or choose another route option easily. Plus, you can sign up for alerts on your most-travelled routes so you can keep up-to-date with any changes easily. 

Find train times for popular journeys

From London to Glasgow and Liverpool to Birmingham, you want to find the best time to suit your schedule. By looking at your route options via  our Train Journey Planner, you can find a departure time from more than 50 of our stations easily. Simply pick the time that suits you best and book your ticket in advance to enjoy direct travel to your final destination.

Plus, if you’re travelling across the holidays, you can check our engineering works calendar to make sure you don’t get held up by planned changes to train times.

Relax with cheaper train tickets

When buying a ticket, it can sometimes be a challenge to find the cheapest fare available. With our Best Fare Finder tool you can choose the right train ticket for the right price easily. Whether you’re travelling during Peak, Off-Peak or Super Off-Peak hours, we can get you the best deal at a departure time to suit you, so you can be sure to make the best of your trip. 

We also offer discounts for railcard, senior and group travellers, so you can get the most for your money and enjoy a comfortable journey. If you commute or travel regularly with us, we also offer a range of perks and benefits, from Nectar points to First Class travel rewards.

London to Glasgow

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London to Liverpool

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London to Birmingham

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London to Manchester

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Manchester to London

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Birmingham to London

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Glasgow to London

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Liverpool to London

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Discover the UK, your way

Plan your next adventure and arrive there in style with Avanti West Coast.

  • Want to explore a new part of the UK? Check out our destination guides for some inspiration.

  • Who doesn’t love a bargain on their break away? Explore our 2for1 offers to find your best deal.

  • Discover more than 50 UK stations with our information pages.

  • To print off a timetable or find any regular train schedule in the UK, head to our timetables.

  • To receive compensation for a delay or cancelled journey, head to our refunds page for advice.

  • Want to give some feedback or make a complaint? Our train enquiries UK team can help.