You can easily reach Blue Planet Aquarium by train. The nearest station to Blue Planet Aquarium is Ellesmere Port, which is served by Merseyrail services throughout the day. The aquarium is around 40 minutes from the station on foot, via the A5032 and Stanney Lane. If you don't fancy walking, catch the 1 Gold, 2 Gold or 5 buses from the Market Street interchange, which is a 10-minute walk from the station.

A day at Blue Planet Aquarium is a great day out for all the family. Learn all about the marine world and see thousands of animals from under the sea. There's much to surprise, amaze and delight here at Blue Planet Aquarium.

Visit the Blue Planet Aquarium website for opening information.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:05 - 14:00
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Cold drinks vending machine Food vending machine
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday 06:04 - 00:22
Sunday 07:34 - 00:22
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorMerseyrail
Car parking spaces109
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces26
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
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Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Access to Liverpool platform from car park is step free. Assistance can only be provided when station is staffed.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Taxi rank located next to station.

Departures and arrivals from Ellesmere Port

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Ellesmere PortMerseyrail17:491On time
to Ellesmere PortMerseyrail18:191On time
to Ellesmere PortMerseyrail18:491On time
to Ellesmere PortMerseyrail19:191On time
to Ellesmere PortMerseyrail19:491On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Ellesmere PortMerseyrail17:381On time
from Ellesmere PortMerseyrail18:081On time
from Ellesmere PortMerseyrail18:381On time
from Ellesmere PortMerseyrail19:081On time
from Ellesmere PortMerseyrail19:381On time

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