Trains to Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Making transfers simple

Liverpool John Lennon Airport connects Merseyside and surrounding areas with a wide range of UK and European destinations.

Getting to Liverpool John Lennon Airport by train

Liverpool South Parkway train station is just two miles from the airport – from there you can catch a regular bus link service direct to the terminal.

We have connecting trains once an hour between Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool Lime Street – making it easy to transfer from Manchester, Sheffield and Nottingham.

From Liverpool South Parkway station, you can catch the 80A or 86A bus every 20 minutes – the journey to the airport takes around 15 minutes. The 500 express bus runs half hourly and takes just 11 minutes.

View bus timetables on the Merseytravel website

Ticket types

Keep your travel costs down by booking early with our Advance fares. These tickets are available on our longer distance routes and are usually released 12 weeks before travel dates.

For more flexible travel arrangements, try our Anytime or Off-Peak ticket options.

How to buy tickets

You can buy combined rail and bus tickets to Liverpool John Lennon Airport via Liverpool South Parkway, online or at any station ticket office. Select ‘Liverpool J Lennon Airport (LJL)’ when you buy online.

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