Travel Info

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The University campus is situated just minutes from Liverpool city centre and is easily accessible by road, rail, coach, ferry or air.


The city is easily reached via the M58, M56 and M62 motorways. Liverpool city centre is approximately 45 minutes drive from Chester, Manchester and North Wales, and just over four hours from London. On leaving the motorways, follow signs for the city centre and the University.


The National Express coach station is in Norton Street, a 10 minute walk from the campus. From the exit, turn right and cross London Road into Seymour Street and Russell Street. Then turn left on to Brownlow Hill and head towards the Metropolitan Catholic Cathedral. National Express: 08717 81 81 81


Mersey Ferries operates between Pier Head in Liverpool and Birkenhead and Wallasey in Wirral. You can also sail to Liverpool from Belfast, Dublin and the Isle of Man. On arrival in the city, follow signs for Lime Street Station or the Metropolitan Catholic Cathedral then follow the directions above. Mersey Ferries: 0151 330 1444


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The campus is approximately 10 minutes walk from the nearest mainline station at Lime Street. Leave through the station’s main exit and turn left into Lime Street. Turn left again at the Britannia Adelphi Hotel and continue up Brownlow Hill towards the Metropolitan Catholic Cathedral, the University’s red brick Victoria Building with its clocktower, and the Foundation Building, the University’s headquarters. National Rail Enquiries: 08457 48 49 50


Liverpool John Lennon Airport is located eight miles from the city centre and can be reached by taxi and bus which run to the main entrance of the airport terminal. There is also a direct coach service linking Liverpool with Manchester Airport, which takes around one hour. Liverpool John Lennon Airport: 0871 521 8484

We suggest that you print this map and keep it during the conference. liverpool-university-campus-map