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For information on stations, routes or train times you can either visit National Rail or call Traveline on 0151 2367 676. There are regular train routes that enable travel to Liverpool to be efficient as well as buses and taxi’s to supply the onward journey to Liverpool John Lennon Airport.

Liverpool South Parkway Rail Station

Liverpool South Parkway is the closest rail station to Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) and is located approximately 2 miles from the airport itself. Transport is available between us and the rail station by bus or taxi. The station is also easily accessible from elsewhere in the country and has efficient links to Cheshire, Lancashire, Yorkshire and Derbyshire.

Travelling to/from Liverpool South Parkway Rail Station

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Travel between Liverpool South Parkway and LJLA

Regular Arriva buses operate between Liverpool South Parkway and the airport which include the 80A and the 86A. Find more information about bus routes and services here.

Alternatively there are many reputable taxi services locally that can also service the same journey.

Liverpool Lime Street Station

Liverpool Lime Street Station is located 7 miles from Liverpool John Lennon Airport but has great connections to all of the UKs main rail networks and connections onwards to the airport.

Travel between Liverpool Lime Street and LJLA

Regular buses operate between Lime Street Station and Liverpool John Lennon Airport including the Arriva Route 500. You can also reach Lime Street by taxi or train (via Liverpool South Parkway). More information about bus connections can be found here.

First TransPennine Express Routes

First TransPennine Express operate a reliable and fantastic value inter-city routes across the North of England and Scotland. They specialise in three main routes which connect some brilliant cities including Scarborough, York, Leeds and Manchester to Liverpool South Parkway.

If you’re flying from Liverpool John Lennon Airport then book your train tickets in advance at and you could save over 50% on the usual ticket price.

Other destinations serviced by First TransPennine Express are: Newcastle, Middlesbrough, Darlington, Northallerton, Thirsk, York, Malton, Scarborough, Hull, Selby, Leeds, Huddersfield, Cleethorpes, Grimsby, Scunthorpe, Meadowhall, Doncaster, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Carlisle, Barrow in Furness, Blackpool, Lancaster, Preston, Bolton, Manchester, Manchester Airport, Warrington, Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool.

Travel between Hunts Cross Rail Station and Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Regular Arriva bus services 89 and 81A enable you to travel between Hunts Cross Rail Station and the airport easily.

Travel between Liverpool Central Rail Station and Liverpool John Lennon Airport

The Merseyrail Hunts Cross route also services Liverpool Central train station, in the heart of the city centre, in case of any further connections you might need to make.

This particular service runs from Southport to Hunts Cross but along the way calls at Liverpool Central, Brunswick, St Michaels, Aigburth, Cressington, Liverpool South Parkway and finally, Hunt Cross. If you wish to use this route, the trains leave at 14, 29, 44 and 59 minutes past the hour.

Using the advice featured on this page you can then alight the train at Liverpool South Parkway or Hunts Cross to then catch a bus directly to Liverpool John Lennon Airport.