PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION IN LIVERPOOLMerseytravel is responsible for the coordination of public transport in the Liverpool City Region.
The network is broken down into travel zones and areas.
Accessibility information on each mode of transport in the area and access guides are available here.
Arrivals to Liverpool
Airlines at John Lennon Airport (JLA) include two of Europe’s largest low-cost airlines, easyJet and Ryanair, both of which have large bases at JLA. A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes.
Just 45 minutes away via the motorway network, Manchester Airport has an even more extensive network of flights, with long haul destinations including America and the Far East served with
direct flights. A taxi from Manchester airport to Liverpool will take approximately one hour.
To the congress centre from the airport by public transportation:
From Liverpool Airport, the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five-minute walk of ACC Liverpool.
From Manchester airport, there are many ways you can make the 35-mile journey to Liverpool, including trains and coaches.
BY TRAINVirgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.
ACC Liverpool is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. Contact Traveline Merseyside 0871 200 22 33 for up-to-date information or visit the website here
The Traveline is open from 8am – 8pm every day of the week.
BY CARBy car from the north: approaching from the north, leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to the end of the M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront. The Liverpool Waterfront Car Park is signposted “Waterfront” on the city-wide “available spaces’”signage.
By car from the south: approaching from the south, leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for The Waterfront.
The Liverpool Waterfront Car Park is signposted.
Satellite Navigation: Use postcode L3 4BX