Liverpool Exhibition Centre is easily accessible via train with Lime Street station’s direct and connecting trains from all over the UK, just a short taxi ride or 20-minute walk away from the complex. Visitors can also transfer at Lime Street on to the underground Wirral Line and catch the train to James Street station or take the CityLink Route C4 directly to the centre. Those travelling from London can take a direct service from London Euston with the journey taking a little over two hours.

The Liverpool Exhibition Centre is an amazing structure with over 8,100 square metres of exhibition space and a sky bridge connecting the building to the adjacent BT Centre - the first architectural feat of its kind in the UK. For more information about opening times, visit Liverpool Exhibition Centre's website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: The travel centre which provides travel information is also located on the conco
DayOpening Hours
Sunday 07:15 - 23:05
Weekdays05:00 - 23:38
Saturday 05:00 - 23:38
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageAvailable
Left Luggage Website
Shops note<p>Various retail establishments including Photo Booths to purchase items whilst in the station</p>
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes

Various retail establishments are present on Liverpool Lime Street station to purchase refreshments.

ATM notes
Located on Platform 7
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Toilets notes<p>Male and Female toilets located on the station concourse by Lord Nelson street entrance</p>
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes

WiFi hot spots around Liverpool Lime Street station

Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

Liverpool Lime Street Mobility Team are available: -

Monday - Saturday 07:00 - 22:00

Sunday 08:00 - 22:00.


 A mobility assistance vehicle is available - to book, or for help boarding and alighting your train, please contact your train operator, ideally 48 hours in advance

Customer Service notes

Please see a member of staff or go to the Network Rail Station Reception on the main concourse; further to that you can contact Network Rail on 03457 11 41 41.

Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameShort stay car park located on Skelhorne Street & Long Stay Car Park located on Lord Nelson Street
Carpark operatorAPCOA
Car parking spaces280
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces52
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Alongside station entrance
Cycle storage notes<p>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.</p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis at Liverpool Lime Street station can be provided by Liverpool City Black Cabs which are located at Lord Nelson Street. 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.

Opening Hours
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:00 - 20:00
Saturday 08:00 - 18:00
Sunday 10:00 - 18:00

Situated between platforms 7 and 8 for 1st Class Virgin Trains passengers only.


About Liverpool Exhibition Centre

A £40 million exhibition and events complex, Exhibition Centre Liverpool is conveniently between the Echo Arena and BT Convention Centre on the water’s edge of the River Mersey. The waterfront and world-class centre hosts numerous events including exhibitions, consumer shows, concerts and national and international conferences.

There are also many on-site hotels with over 200 rooms on offer. But the Exhibition Centre Liverpool is not just a building, it’s a symbol of Liverpool’s 21st-century regeneration, which has propelled the city into the future and the latest development does its population proud. Built by the company that made the London 2012 Velodrome, Exhibition Centre Liverpool may have only opened its doors in 2014, but it’s already seen a wealth of conferences, exhibits and concerts. The Liberal Democrats convention was held here as was the MCM Comic Con and the Liverpool Wedding Show. The British Council of Shopping Centres and the National Cancer Research Institute have also held big events inside the complex.

Departures and arrivals from Liverpool Lime Street

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Liverpool Lime Street station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to ChesterMerseyrail21:13AOn time
to Blackpool NorthNorthern21:145On time
to New BrightonMerseyrail21:18AOn time
to Manchester AirportNorthern21:237On time
to Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern21:268On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from ChesterMerseyrail21:13AOn time
from New BrightonMerseyrail21:18AOn time
from Birmingham New StreetWest Midlands Trains21:1910On time
from London EustonAvanti West Coast21:239On time
from Manchester AirportNorthern21:371Late

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