Getting here

Public transport


Please be aware that planned maintenance work at Liverpool Lime Street may affect your journey, we will be updating this page nearer to Open Day with the latest travel advice. University of Liverpool student ambassadors will be available in and around Lime Street station to direct you to the campus for both of our Open Days in June. You can find out more information about the Liverpool Lime Street Improvement Programme here.


The National Express coach station is in Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place, Liverpool, L1 8JX and is an 18 minute walk from the Campus. From the bus station, walk along Hanover Street, pass Liverpool Central Train Station. Cross Renshaw street onto Brownlow Hill and head towards the Metropolitan Catholic Cathedral.


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. 


Liverpool Airport
+44 (0)871 521 8484

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. More information about bus services is at:

Manchester Airport
+44 (0)871 271 0711

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


Please note that parking is severely restricted on campus. We advise that visitors use public transport wherever possible – the University campus is a short walk from Liverpool Lime Street Station and the National Express coach station. If arriving by car we strongly recommend that visitors use city centre car parks, the nearest public car park is Mount Pleasant L3 5TB.

For visitors to the June Open Days we have arranged a 10% visitor discount on Q-Park car parks in Liverpool city centre when booked in advance. Use this link to browse and pre-book parking using the code LIVISION10. Details for the September and October days will be announced nearer the time. 

Disabled visitors

We are working towards being fully inclusive and we try to arrange events in fully accessible locations.

If you would information on car parking, access to buildings, or anything else you may require, please contact the Events Team on +44 (0)151 794 5832 or email before your visit.

Disabled visitors should also check out DisabledGo, enabling you to review the campus and any buildings you will need to access before your visit.

Liverpool campus maps

Our main campus is located in Liverpool city centre, with a further Veterinary Science campus nearby in Leahurst (Wirral). Along with city centre student accommodation, we also have popular student villages at Carnatic and Greenbank, about three miles from the city centre.