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The best transfer this season - Soccerbus


Leave the car at home on match day!

Simply catch the Soccerbus to Goodison Park or Anfield on match days from Sandhills station on the Northern Line towards Ormskirk or Southport.

Soccerbus is a direct bus link from the station to the grounds and runs on all Premier League and cup match days.

Soccerbus will run for two hours before each match (last bus from Sandhills Station is approximately 15 minutes before kick-off) and for 50 mintues after the final whistle (subject to availability). 

Just ask for Goodison Park or Anfield when you're buying your train ticket and for just £1.60 extra, you'll get a return ticket for the Soccerbus.

  • Soccerbus - frequent shuttle buses from Sandhills Station, on the Merseyrail Northern Line.
  • To Goodison Park and Anfield for all Everton and Liverpool FC home Premier League and domestic and European Cup matches.
  • Soccerbus will run for 2 hours before each match (last bus from Sandhills Station is approximately 15 minutes before kick-off and for 50 minutes after the final whistle (subject to availability).
  • Whatever your rail journey, for just £1.60 extra you can book your Soccerbus trip in advance. For your convenience, just ask at your local rail ticket office for a through return ticket to Goodison Park or Anfield.
  • Or you can just pay as you board the bus - a single or return ticket will cost £2 for adults and £1 for young people (18 and under).
  • Fully accessible with step-free entrances and lifts.
  • Soccerbus is FREE to those with valid Trio, Solo and Saveaway tickets or Concessionary Travel Passes.


Travelling to Tranmere Rovers? A new bus service taking fans from Liverpool to Prenton Park has been launched

The new bus service provides a hassle free way to get to Tranmere home matches from Liverpool city centre for just £2 each way.

The bus times are as follows:

12.30pm Dale Street, 12.32pm Victoria Street, 12.34pm Lime Street, arriving Prenton Park at 12.55pm.

1.30pm Dale Street, 1.32pm Victoria Street, 1.34pm Lime Street, arriving Prenton Park at 1.55pm.

2.30pm Dale Street, 2.32pm Victoria Street, 2.34pm Lime Street, arriving Prenton Park at 2.55pm.

Post-match return services to Liverpool Whitechapel will run from:

Prenton Park at 4.55pm and 5.40pm

For midweek games two TR1 services will run at the following times:

6pm Dale Street, 6.02pm Victoria Street, 6.04pm Lime Street, arriving Prenton Park at 6.30pm.

7pm Dale Street, 7.02pm Victoria Street, 7.04pm Lime Street, arriving at Prenton Park at 7.30pm.

The return service to Liverpool Whitechapel will depart Prenton Park directly after the game.

Getting to Anfield & Goodison Park on non-match days

To find out the best way to travel to Anfield or Goodison if you are taking in  stadium tour or visiting the Club shops please use our journey planner.

Or you can download our app using the links below for when you are out and about.

                 Download app from App Store                Download app from Google play

Travelling from Liverpool John Lennon Airport

If you’re flying into Liverpool Airport catch a bus to Liverpool South Parkway station, then take a Northern Line train to Sandhills station to connect with the Soccerbus service. 

Merseytravel, PO Box 1976, Liverpool, L69 3HN
Tel: 0151 227 5181  |  Fax: 0151 330 1234