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 Travelling from Liverpool John Lennon Airport

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Travel by bus and train on this journey Airlin​k 500 This journey departs from stand 3

Journey to nearest rail station* Journey ​​time to City Centre Frequency
Mon-Fri S​​at Sun
11 mins 38 mins Daytime 30 mins Daytime 30 mins Daytime 30 mins

*Nearest rail station is Liverpool South Parkway

Daytime Daytime - 0600 to 1800

Travel by bus and train on this journey Other buses to Liverpool South Parkway Station This journey departs from stand 4

Bus Number Journey ​​time Frequency
Mon-Fri S​​at Sun

86A/D

13 mins​
Daytime 12 mins Daytime 15 mins Daytime 15 mins
Evening - after 1800 15 mins Evening - after 1800 15 mins Evening - after 1800 15 mins

80A​

16 mins​
Daytime 20 mins Daytime 30 mins Daytime 20 mins
Evening - after 1800 30 mins Evening - after 1800 30 mins Evening - after 1800 30 mins

Daytime Daytime - 0600 to 1800 Evening - after 1800 Evening - after 1800​

Travel by bus on this journey Other buses to Liverpool City CentreThis journey departs from stand 4This journey departs from stand 3

Bus Number Journey ​​time Frequency
Mon-Fri S​​at Sun

8​2A

34 mins​
Daytime 30 mins Daytime 30 mins Daytime 30 mins
Evening - after 1800 60 mins Evening - after 1800 60 mins Evening - after 1800 60 mins

86A/D

50 mins​
Daytime 12 mins Daytime 15 mins Daytime 15 mins
Evening - after 1800 15 mins Evening - after 1800 15 mins Evening - after 1800 15 mins

80A​

53 mins​
Daytime 20 mins Daytime 30 mins Daytime 20 mins
Evening - after 1800 30 mins Evening - after 1800 30 mins Evening - after 1800 30 mins

Daytime Daytime - 0600 to 1800 Evening - after 1800 Evening - after 1800

Travel by bus on this journey Buses to other areasThis journey departs from stand 5

Bus Number Journey ​​time Frequency
Mon-Fri S​​at Sun

8​1 or 81A
to Bootle

54 mins​
Daytime 20 mins Daytime 30 mins Daytime 30 mins
(81A) (81A) (81A)

82A to Halton Hospital

66 mins​
Daytime 30 mins Daytime 30 mins Daytime 30 mins
Evening - after 1800 60 mins Evening - after 1800 60 mins Evening - after 1800 60 mins

89 to St Helens

76 mins​
Daytime 20 mins Daytime 20 mins Daytime 30 mins
Evening - after 1800 30 mins Evening - after 1800 30 mins Evening - after 1800 30 mins

883​ to Huyton

55 mins​
Daytime 60 mins
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Evening - after 1800 60 mins

Daytime Daytime - 0600 to 1800 Evening - after 1800 Evening - after 1800

A bus outside Liverpool South Parkway

Rail Services

Regular train services run to and from Liverpool South Parkway rail station to either Liverpool Central or Moorfields stations (on the Merseyrail Northern Line) or Liverpool Lime Street (on the Merseyrail City Line). 

Services 80A and 86A run between Liverpool South Parkway rail station and the airport (these buses run between 04:57 and 23:02, 7 days a week).

Total journey time from the airport to the city centre, is approximately 40 minutes.  Passengers travelling from Wirral can use Wirral line rail services and change at Liverpool Central or Moorfields for connections to Liverpool South Parkway.

Long-distance trains also stop at Liverpool South Parkway, so you can easily reach Manchester, Yorkshire, the North East, East Midlands, West Midlands and connect to London services at Runcorn and CreweVisit www.nationalrail.co.uk to plan your journey.

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