Strike Action: Strikes affect services at Liverpool Lime Street on 17 November 2018. Read more…

Liverpool Lime Street Station Information

Arrivals, departures, timetables and accessibility.


Liverpool Lime Street station
Lime Street
L1 1JD

Ticket Office:

Sunday 07:15-23:05
Monday-Friday 05:00-23:38
Saturday 05:00-23:38

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    Strike Action on 17 November 2018

    If you are planning to travel from Liverpool Lime Street Station on 17 November 2018, please check the information below for details of strike services.

    Details for travel on 17 November 2018


    — Alternative Transport

    From Arrival Time Expected Platform
    To Departure Time Expected Platform
    The timetables for Liverpool Lime Street are displayed below, click on the Download Timetable link to view the PDF timetable for the route.
    Please note: As of 09/12/2018 new timetables will operate. Where this is the case, please see the upcoming timetable links below

    Liverpool to Manchester Airport and Warrington Bank Quay via Earlestown (includes Helsby to Ellesmere Port)

    Detailed station information
    Ticket Machine
    Penalty Fares
    Applicable Operators: East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, West Midlands Trains, Merseyrail, Northern, Virgin Trains
    Left Luggage
    Male and Female toilets located on the station concourse by Lord Nelson street entrance
    Baby change facilities
    Cycle storage
    Spaces:  52
    Shelter:  Yes
    CTV:  Yes
    Location:  Alongside station entrance
    Additional information:  There are 2 areas at Liverpool Lime Street station where you can lock up your bike, Lord Nelson Street and Skelhorne Street. They are the only 2 places you are permitted to leave your bike at the station.
    Storage type:  Wheel Racks
    Car Park
    Short stay car park located on Skelhorne Street & Long Stay Car Park located on Lord Nelson Street
    Opening times:  Monday-Sunday 24h
    Spaces:  280
    Off peak charges:  N/A
    Hourly charge:  N/A
    Daily charge:  N/A
    Weekly charge:  N/A
    Monthly charge:  N/A
    3 monthly charge:  N/A
    6 monthly charge:  N/A
    Annual charge:  N/A
    Operator:  APCOA
    Address:  Liverpool Lime Street station
    Skelhorne Street Short Stay Car Par
    Lord Nelson Street Long Stay Car Pa
    There is drop off point on the Skelhorne Street side of the station.

    Car Parks are open 24 hours a day apart from: -

    Christmas Day - 25th December

    Boxing Day - 26th December

    As there are 2 car parks at Liverpool Lime Street station please go to the APCOA website for current tariffs.
    Taxi rank
    The station taxi rank is located at Skelhorne Street side of the station. There are two customer help points located for passengers requiring assistance.
    Bus service
    'Arriva' and 'Stagecoach' operate a network of daily, frequent bus routes around the city and also to nearby towns. For route maps and timetables: and

    Liverpool's main bus station (on Roe Street) is about 4 minutes walk from Lime Street station.

    Not all buses are accessible

    Buy a Liverpool PLUSBUS ticket with your train ticket, for discount price unlimited bus travel around the city. More details at  
    Station alerts
    Travelling with Merseyrail? Un-booked assistance? No problem.This station offers assistance to Merseyrail customers who have not pre-booked any passenger assistance. We recognise that some customers already travel without having pre-booked assistance. Assistance can still be pre-booked for travel from/to this station.
    Detailed station information
    Assisted Travel Team
    03457 11 41 41
    Monday-Sunday 24h
    Help points
    There are two help points located on the Skelhorne Street side of the station with a direct line to contact station staff. There is also a call point near the entrance of the short stay car park.
    Staff help
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 24h
    Induction loop
    Accessible ticket machines
    There are six accessible ticket machines at the station, four located on the station concourse and two located inside the Virgin Trains Information point.
    Accessible booking office counter
    Ramp for train access
    Accessible taxis
    Accessible taxis at Liverpool Lime Street station can be provided at the taxi rank. If you require a private accessible taxi please locate a member of the station staff and they will provide you with a local taxi firm company number.
    Accessible public telephones
    Situated on main concourse opposite Northern Rail Travel Centre
    National key toilets
    The National Key (RADAR) toilet is located next to the Male and Female toilets by the Lord Nelson Street entrance. If you do not have a key please locate a member of staff and they will provide you with one.
    Step free access
    Whole station
    Impaired mobility set down
    Assistance is available to and from platforms
    Wheelchairs available