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Getting from Stafford to Liverpool Lime Street by train

Two distinctive cities in the heart of England, Stafford and Liverpool are 70 miles apart. Whether you're commuting for work or embarking on a day out, travelling to Liverpool Lime Street will take little more than an hour.

Booked in advance, tickets are available from £11.

Find the cheapest train tickets from Stafford to Liverpool Lime Street

We know nobody likes to spend more than they need to on travel. That’s why we offer a range of affordable train tickets and ways to save.

Booking your tickets in advance is one of the best ways to save. If you plan ahead and book 12 weeks in advance, you could save up to 70%. Pair this with our Priority Ticket Alerts to be the first to know when tickets are available.

Joining Club Avanti is another fantastic option. Members get 10% off their next journey, plus rewards like free train tickets and 10% off food and beverages. You can even enjoy a free hot drink on your journey.

If you travel regularly, getting a Railcard can save you up to 1/3 on rail travel. This is perfect for frequent travellers who want to cut costs on every journey.

Travelling in comfort with Avanti

Covering a 70-mile distance, we prioritise your comfort every step of the way. Stay connected with our reliable WiFi to catch up on emails or check your phone. There are even power sockets for convenient charging.

To keep your journey cost-effective, book advance tickets with a departure time that suits you. For last-minute plans, use our Live Train Journey Tracker for your next train.

Travelling from Stafford?

Stafford, nestled in the heart of Staffordshire, is a town rich in history and modern attractions. Explore the impressive Stafford Castle, which offers panoramic views and a glimpse into the past.

Or, enjoy a peaceful walk along the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal. Here you take in the tranquil countryside scenery.

Stafford station is conveniently located in the town centre. This makes it easy to access local shops, cafes and historic sites. Before your journey, you can grab a coffee or a snack at one of the station’s kiosks, perfect for a quick refreshment.

Travelling to Liverpool Lime Street?

Liverpool is a vibrant city renowned for its rich cultural heritage and musical history. In particular, you can dive into the world of The Beatles at The Beatles Story Museum.

Or wander through the historic Albert Dock. Here you’ll find the Tate Liverpool, Merseyside Maritime Museum and an array of shops and restaurants. For football fans, a visit to Anfield, the iconic home of Liverpool FC, is a must.

Liverpool Lime Street station is located in the heart of the city. It provides easy access to major attractions and bustling shopping districts like Liverpool ONE.

First Class service

In First Class, you’ll enjoy our most exceptional travel experience. You'll find extra space for your comfort with roomier seats and a guaranteed table. There’s also a complimentary seasonal menu that will be served directly to your table by a dedicated host.

When you arrive at Liverpool Lime Street on a First Class Avanti train, you'll have full use of our First Class Lounge. The First Class Lounge is an ideal place to relax for up to an hour after arriving in this iconic city.

Find out everything about First Class train tickets here.

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