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 Connectivity Scheme - Current Diversions (city centre) **UPDATED**

Connectivity Scheme - Current Diversions (city centre) **UPDATED**

30/01/2019 30/01/2019

Outbound services using Victoria Street and Sir Thomas Street are affected, as well as some inbound services.

Victoria Street and Sir Thomas Street will be subject to lane closures and stop suspensions from Monday 4 February 2019 for approximately 10 months.

Buses will be unable to call at stops VA, VB, VC and VD on Victoria Street; or SA, SB, SC and SD on Sir Thomas Street. Please see below for where to catch your bus.
 
There are additional inbound and outbound diversions in place that may affect your journey. Please see further down the page for details.
 
​Route Going towards​ Where to board your bus​
​1/2 Chester​ Victoria Street, Temporary Stop 2​
10​ ​St Helens Bus Station ​Queen Square Bus Station, stand 4
​10A St Helens Bus Station​ ​James Street, stop JD; QSBS, stand 4​
10B​ Huyton Bus Station​ Queen Square Bus Station, stand 3​
​12/13 Stockbridge Village​ James Street, ​stop JB; QSBS, stand 6​
​14/14A/14B/14X ​Croxteth/Kirkby ​James Street, stop JA; QSBS, stand 7
​14 ​Widnes ​Lord Street, stop LB; QSBS, stand 2
​14A ​Windmill Hill ​Lord Street, stop LB; QSBS, stand 2
​15 ​Huyton Bus Station ​Queen Square Bus Station, stand 5
​17 Aintree University Hospital/Kirkby​ Lord Street, stop LA; QSBS, stand 6​
​18 Croxteth Park​ James Street, stop JB​; QSBS, stand 5​
​19 Kirkby​ Lord Street, stop LA; QSBS, stand 8​
​20/20X Tower Hill​ Lord Street, stop LA; QSBS, stand 8​
21 ​Northwood ​Lord Street, stop LA; QSBS, stand 8
​26 ​Sheil Road Lord Street, stop LA
​52/52A ​Netherton St Johns Lane
​54 ​Thornton ​St Johns Lane
​55 ​Old Roan ​St Johns Lane
​56 ​Netherton ​St Johns Lane
​58/58A ​Netherton ​St Johns Lane
​61 ​Halton Hospital ​Lord Street, stop LB; QSBS, stand 1
​78 ​Halewood ​Lord Street, stop LB; QSBS, stand 1
​79/79D ​Halewood ​Lord Street, stop LB; QSBS, stand 2
​79C ​Widnes ​Lord Street, stop LB; QSBS, stand 2
​407 ​West Kirby ​Cook Street, stop CA; Victoria Street, Temporary Stop 1​
​423 ​Seacombe Ferry Victoria Street, Temporary Stop 2
​432 New Brighton​ Cook Street, stop CB; Victoria Street, Temporary Stop 1​
​433 ​New Brighton ​Cook Street, stop CB; Victoria Street, Temporary Stop 1
​437 ​West Kirby ​Cook Street, stop CA; Victoria Street, Temporary Stop 1​
​464 ​New Ferry ​Cook Street, stop CA; Victoria Street, Temporary Stop 2
​471/472 ​Heswall or Barnston ​Cook Street, stop CA; Victoria Street, Temporary Stop 2
​487 ​Parkgate or Ness Gardens ​Victoria Street, Temporary Stop 2
​X8 ​Chester ​Victoria Street, Temporary Stop 2
 
 

Additional weekday diversions are as follows:

Route 7 (from 1600 to 1800) will travel as normal to St George’s Place, then continue via St John’s Lane to terminate at Whitechapel (omitting Queen Square Bus Station).
 
Route 8 and 9 (from 1600 to 1800) will travel as normal to St George’s Place, then continue via St John’s Lane to terminate at Whitechapel (omitting Queen Square Bus Station).
 
Route 10 (from 1600 to 1800) will travel as normal to St George’s Place, then continue via St John’s Lane to terminate at Whitechapel (omitting Queen Square Bus Station).
 
Route 10A (from 1000 until 1800) will travel as normal to Lime Street, then continue via Lime Street, Ranelagh Street, Hanover Street to Liverpool ONE Bus Station (omitting Queen Square Bus Station, Dale Street, Lord Street and James Street).
 
Route 10B (from 1600 to 1800) will travel as normal to St George’s Place, then continue via St John’s Lane to terminate at Whitechapel (omitting Queen Square Bus Station). This service will commence from Queen Square Bus Station, then travel as normal route (omitting Victoria Street).
 
Routes 12 and 13 (from 1600 to 1800) will travel as normal to St George’s Place, then continue via St John’s Lane to terminate at Whitechapel (omitting Queen Square Bus Station). This service will commence from Queen Square Bus Station, then travel as normal route (omitting James Street).
 
Routes 52, 52A, 54, 55, 56, 58 and 58A will travel as normal to terminate and commence on St John’s Lane (omitting Queen Square Bus Station).
 
Routes 79, 79C and 79D (from 1000 until 1600) will travel as normal to Brownlow Hill, then via Ranelagh Street, Hanover Street to Liverpool ONE Bus Station (omitting Queen Square Bus Station, Dale Street, Lord Street and James Street).
 
Routes 79C and 79D (from 1600 to 1800) will travel as normal to Queen Square Bus Station to terminate (omitting Dale Street, Lord Street, James Street and Liverpool ONE Bus Station). These services will commence from Queen Square Bus Station, then travel as normal routes (omitting Liverpool ONE Bus Station and Lord Street).
 
Routes 82D and 86D will travel as normal to Dale Street, then continue via Dale Street, Water Street, The Strand to Liverpool ONE Bus Station (omitting Exchange Street East and Chapel Street).
 
Route 464 (from 1600 to 1800) will travel as normal to Birkenhead (Queensway) Tunnel, then via Old Haymarket, Dale Street to terminate (omitting Whitechapel, Dale Street and Cook Street). This service will return as normal from Victoria Street, Temporary Stop 2 (omitting Cook Street and Sir Thomas Street).
 
All Cross-River Services will travel as normal to Birkenhead (Queensway) Tunnel, then via Old Haymarket and Dale Street to terminate or continue as normal to Cook Street (omitting Whitechapel).

​Services 917 (LFC Matchday bus), 919 (EFC Matchday bus) and Taxi-One will pick-up from the rail replacement stop on Lime Street, near St Georges Plateau during these works. 

Ref: RW7836​​-J