The Chinese New Year celebrations attract hundreds of visitors from all over the UK and beyond, so we suggest you use public transport where possible. Here’s how you can find us…


By Stagecoach

Heading to Chinatown for Chinese New Year? Then let Stagecoach take you there. Jump on board Stagecoach 82 or 82D to arrive ready to enjoy the celebrations.

Stagecoach offers great value tickets to save you money. Download their Bus App today to plan your journey and buy your ticket in advance!

By Bus

Many buses call near to Chinatown from across the city. Call 0151 330 1000 or go to for all the information you need, including where to catch your bus and the times.

By Train

The nearest train station to Chinatown is Liverpool Central, where regular Merseyrail services run throughout the day. This station covers both the Northern Line and Wirral Line. If you are travelling on the City Line, Lime Street Station is a short walk to the heart of the Chinese New Year celebrations. For information on using multiple public transport options including buses and ferries as well as rail, visit

By Bike

If you’re coming from close by, why not download or request a copy of Liverpool’s cycle map, which shows the nearest cycle parking to Chinatown. See for more details. If travelling by train or ferry, bikes go free and are welcome on both.

Not got a bike? Then why not take advantage of the citybike hire facility where you can sign up, collect and drop off a bike at any one of the on-street stations. Its self-service, so no booking is needed – just turn up and go. See for more details.

Please remember though, if you are travelling by bike to wear bright clothing and use bike lights if you are heading home after dark.