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  • Location:London, United Kingdom
  • Duration:14 hours (approx.)

Beatles and Liverpool Rail Day Trip from London

Penny Lane, Strawberry Fields - visit these famous Liverpool sights your own way on an independent day trip from London. Everything's arranged for you: return rail tickets, entry to the Beatles Story, a Magical Mystery Tour and a Liverpool city map and information booklet. The rest is up to you!


  • Full-day trip to Liverpool from London by rail
  • Independent tour giving you the freedom to plan your own visit
  • Stunning refurbished Albert Dock, with Tate Liverpool and Merseyside Maritime Museum
  • Cavern Quarter clubs and pubs
  • Entry to the Beatles Story
  • Two-hour Magical Mystery Tour of famous Beatle-related sites
  • Return standard-class train ticket from London to Liverpool
  • Liverpool city map and information booklet

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What You Can Expect

Beatles and Liverpool Rail Day Trip from London

The Cavern Club, Liverpool

Your day starts with a relaxing train journey to the historic city of Liverpool, European Capital of Culture in 2008. Arriving at Liverpool Lime Street, you'll have time to explore this Victorian city, perhaps taking a stroll along the stunningly refurbished Albert Dock Complex housing the Merseyside Maritime Museum and Tate Liverpool art gallery.

Your tour includes entry to the Beatles Story, where you can re-live the Fab Four's meteoric rise to fame. Your visit takes you from the cobbles of Matthew Street and the Cavern, through the hysteria of Beatlemania to the final live performance on the Apple rooftop and beyond!

The Cavern Quarter is a vibrant city center area and the focus of Beatle history. There's the famous Cavern Club, where the lads played 292 times, and the pubs where they drank during the early 1960s.

Options for lunch in Liverpool are many and varied, with top-quality bars, restaurants and cafes in the city center.

In the afternoon your Magical Mystery Tour is waiting to take you away! This two-hour tour takes you round all the landmarks in the lives of the Fab Four, including their homes, schools and birthplaces, Penny Lane, Strawberry Fields and many other significant spots.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Wonderful tour. It was more then what I expected. Not only did I get to see Beatle related sites I saw what a beautiful city Liverpool is. A Tour not to be missed.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Best day ever, magical ,mystery tour was amazing.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

This was clearly one of the highlights of our trip. Meet the ticket agent at the designated train station and secure your tickets for the entire day. It's very easy and the directions are clear. Once you get off the train in Liverpool, a short walk down to Albert Dock brings you to the museum And meeting point for the a magical a Mystery Tour. You will visit Strawberry Fields, Penny Lane, John, Paul and Goerge's homes and conclude at the Cavern Club. This is a give you the chills kiind of tour, essential for any Beatles Fan. So glad we did this!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Weather did not cooperate but I would strongly recommend the tour if your a Beatle fan.the cavern club was awesome

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

All good but the map of Liverpool provided was not big enough or clear enough.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Loved wandering through the museum, recalling fond memories from my youth. Marveled at how these four young men transformed the world in so many ways. Also loved seeing the sights of Liverpool and the places the Beatles grew up on the Magical Mystery Tour. Our guide was funny and informative.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

Great trip but you need bigger maps. You can get them free from Liverpool so why not include them in the packet?

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2014

This was a very nice tour, the lady who met us at the train station (a blonde lady) was terrific, she gave us great explanation about everything and we had no problems finding our way in Liverpool. The Beatles story was fantastic as was the Magical Mystery Tour. I just wish we would have been able to get off the bus where John Lennon lived and maybe little less time where Paul and George lived. A lot of good music was written in his house where he lived with Aunt Mimi. The tour guide was very nice

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2014

Wonderful tour! Just wish we had longer to explore this vibrant city!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2014

beyond all expectations... Liverpool is a great city!

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