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 Plusbus Ticket

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Buy a Plusbus ticket at the same time you buy your train ticket and enjoy  unlimited bus travel on participating operators’ services.   

Bus travel can be at the start, the finish or both ends of your train journey. So you pay for your complete journey in one easy transaction at the train station (or by phone). With Plusbus you can hop on and off participating bus services around the whole city of Liverpool.

Rail stations connecting you with Plusbus: 

  • Liverpool Central

  • James Street

  • Liverpool Lime Street

  • Moorfields

  • Liverpool South Parkway

  • Birkenhead

  • Southport

  • St Helens Central

  • St Helens Junction

Plusbus Tickets Options

Plusbus tickets available:


  • Daily

  • Weekly

  • Monthly

  • 3-months

  • Yearly

  • Child: 25% off adult price


Plusbus also offers unlimited travel on these participating bus operators:

Arriva, Stagecoach, Halton Borough Transport, Huyton Travel, Peoplesbus, Merseytravel.


Excluded Services (of participating operators):

Arriva: route 500 (City Centre - John Lennon Airport shuttle service).

To check participating bus operators’ timetables:

Travel by bus and rail to a range of top visitor attractions

You can use your Plusbus ticket to visit attractions around Liverpool, including:

  • Albert Dock (for Tate Liverpool and the Beatles Story).

  • Liverpool Waterfront (for Mersey Ferries).

  • Mathew Street (home of the Cavern Club).

  • Several Museums.

  • Galleries.

  • Botanic Gardens

  • The City's two Cathedrals.

Please see the below map of Liverpool City Centre showing the location of the railway stations and bus stops. 
Liverpool Public Transport Map and Guide

Travelling by bus to Liverpool John Lennon Airport?                         Bus outside Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Arriva bus routes 80A & 86A run frequently from Liverpool South Parkway station to Liverpool John Lennon Airport.

Bus Routes 80A & 86A pass nearby Speke Hall (a National Trust property). A Liverpool South Parkway or Liverpool Plusbus ticket is valid for travel on these routes.
If you want to know more about Plusbus and the other towns and cities where you can use it visit the Plusbus website

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