Getting Here

There are lots of different ways that you can travel to and around Liverpool Armed Forces Day – on the city wide transport network with Merseytravel to hopping on a bike with City Bike. There are also a number of private hire and black cabs available within the city as well as parking facilities around Liverpool to help on your visit.

If you’re travelling from further afield, there are a number of different ways you can arrive.

Travel by Train

Lime Street Station is Liverpool’s mainline station with trains arriving from Manchester, London, Scotland and the rest of the UK. Full timetable and station information can be found on the Network Rail website.

For information on rail travel within the city please visit

Travel by Bus

There are two main city centre bus terminals and travel centers: Liverpool ONE Paradise Street Bus Station and Queen Square Bus Station. If you would like information on transport on the bus network in Liverpool, please visit

Travel by Bike

Cycling is permitted around the city with dedicated cycle parking available. Cycle parking and routes are available to view on the Liverpool cycle map. The city also benefits from a citybike cycle hire scheme which offers you the option to hire a bike during your visit to the city for a small charge.

Travel by Air

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is around a 20-25 minute taxi journey from Liverpool town centre. Arriva Bus services to and from the airport include the 80A which depart from Liverpool ONE Bus Station every 20 minutes.

If you would like further information on transport via Liverpool John Lennon Airport, please visit the Liverpool John Lennon Airport website.

Travel by Taxi

There are a large number of Private Hire and Black Cab services throughout the city.

A full listing of all Black Cab taxi rinks in the city is available on the Liverpool City Council website.

ComCab Website / 0151 298 2222

Private Hire:

Travel by Coach

National Express coach station is conveniently located in the heart of Liverpool City Centre.

If you would like further information on booking a National Express coach please visit the National Express website.

Travel by Ferry

The Mersey Ferry connects Liverpool and the Wirral Peninsula with terminals at the Pier Head, Seacome and Woodside.