Getting here

If you haven’t visited the city of Liverpool before, find details on how to make your way to the city

Public transport


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 Enquiries to plan your journey.


National Express are offering a 30% discount to students travelling to University of Liverpool Open Days by coach. Your discount will be applied automatically at checkout when you book tickets via the link above. For further information and terms and conditions, visit the National Express website.

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. 

Disabled visitors

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

Liverpool campus maps

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