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 Buses on the 86, 86A - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Arriva and Stagecoach now running buses 24/7 on the 86 and 86A.

That's all day, everyday! All night, every night!
 
Stagecoach will run the 86 between Liverpool One and Penny Lane only, while the Arriva 86A will extend to Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool John Lennon Airport.
 
Buses will leave Liverpool One every 30 minutes between 12.29am and 4.59am (Arriva 86A at 29 and the Stagecoach 86 at 59 minutes past each hour) with the full daytime timetable and route kicking back in from 5.24am.
 
This will give a half hour service between Liverpool One and Penny Lane.
 
To see the timetable for these services click here. Both of these services are part of the Quality Bus Network. 
 
Normal ticketing will apply on night time journeys including all Arriva multi-journey saver tickets (day, weekly etc), Stagecoach dayrider, weekly and Xtra tickets and Merseytravel Solo, Trio, Saveaway tickets and free travel passes.
 
Arriva Day and Weekly savers are also valid for travel on Stagecoach 86 journeys.
 
Stagecoach Day and Weekly tickets are valid on Arriva's 86A between Liverpool One and Liverpool South Parkway. 
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