Getting to the University

Directions, car parking, information for disabled visitors and accommodation.

From the M62: at the end of the motorway continue straight ahead onto Edge Lane (A5080 then A5047) and follow signs for Liverpool City Centre and the University.

Postcode for sat nav or online directions: L3 5TR

Please see here for more information about visitor parking

The Campus is a ten-minute walk from the nearest mainline station at Lime Street.

Take the main exit and turn left into Lime Street. Then turn left again at the Britannia Adelphi Hotel and continue up Brownlow Hill towards the Metropolitan Catholic Cathedral and Red Brick Building with its clock tower.

Use the Merseyrail website or National Rail Enquries to plan your journey.


Liverpool Airport

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is eight miles from the city and is best reached by taxi or the express bus, directly outside the entrance to the airport terminal. You can also get buses 500, 86, 80A and 82A to Liverpool city centre.

Telephone: +44 (0)871 521 8484

Manchester Airport

A train service runs between Manchester Airport and Liverpool Lime Street station. There is also a direct coach service which takes about 1 hour.

Telephone: +44 (0)871 271 0711


The university can offer reduced rates in the following two hotels. Please make it clear that you are attending a conference at the University of Liverpool in order to secure the reduced rate.

Novotel (Liverpool Central) (£77 including breakfast)
40 Hanover Street, Liverpool L1 4LN

Adagio Liverpool Centre (£74 including breakfast)
1 Fairclough Street, Liverpool L1 1FS

Jurys Inn Liverpool (£63 including breakfast)
31 Keel Wharf, Liverpool L3 4FN

Also, note that good deals can also be found on various comparison websites such as We would recommend the Premier Inn on Hanover Street as a reasonably priced alternative.

Any questions please do not hesitate to contact the events team at