Travelling by train to the Western Approaches Museum is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Western Approaches Museum is Liverpool James Street, which is served by Merseyrail services throughout the day. It's 5 minutes to the Western Approaches Museum on foot. Walk north-east on James Street, then turn left onto Fenwick Street and continue onto Rumford Street - the museum will be on your right.

The Western Approaches Museum is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit the Western Approaches Museum website for opening information.

Station details & facilities

Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsAvailable
Shops noteNews agent
PostboxAvailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Café Food vending machine
ATMAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces8
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes<p>Apply for Free Secure Cycle storage access <a href="http://www.merseyrail.org/cycle">www.merseyrail.org/cycle</a></p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Ticket office is step free via James Street only. Some narrow lifts with openings of 800mm only.

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

Taxi rank located outside the station which is serviced by accessible 'black' cabs.

Departures and arrivals from Liverpool James Street

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Liverpool James Street station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to HoylakeMerseyrail16:591On time
to Ellesmere PortMerseyrail17:023On time
to HoylakeMerseyrail17:073On time
to ChesterMerseyrail17:111Late
to New BrightonMerseyrail17:141On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from HoylakeMerseyrail16:591On time
from Ellesmere PortMerseyrail17:023On time
from HoylakeMerseyrail17:073On time
from ChesterMerseyrail17:101Late
from New BrightonMerseyrail17:141On time

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