Liverpool Lime Street Railway Station

Facilities

Liverpool Lime Street railway station is a station in Central, Liverpool. It is managed by Network Rail.

Address

Liverpool Lime Street station
Lime Street
Liverpool
Merseyside
L1 1JD

Tickets

Ticket Office
Yes

Ticket Office & Travel Centre on the station concourse

Sunday: 07:15 - 23:05
Monday To Friday: 05:00 - 23:38
Saturday: 05:00 - 23:38
Pre-purchase Collection
Yes
Ticket Machine
Yes
Oyster Pre-Pay
No
Oyster Topup
No
Oyster Validator
No
Smartcards Issued
No
Smartcard Validator
No
Penalty Fares
Yes

Applicable Operators: East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, London Midland, Merseyrail, Northern, Virgin Trains

Smartcard Topup
No

Facilities

First Class Lounge
Yes
Monday To Friday: 06:00 - 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.

 

Seated Area
No
Waiting Room
Yes
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday: 05:00 - 21:00
Sunday: 07:00 - 21:00

Located on Platform 7

Trolleys
Yes
Station Buffet
Yes

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

Toilets
Yes

Male and Female toilets located on the station concourse by Lord Nelson street entrance

Baby Change Facilities
Yes

Female toilets

Showers Available
No
Public Telephones
Yes

Cards and Coins

WiFi
Yes

WiFi hot spots around Liverpool Lime Street station

Web Kiosk
No
Post Box
No
Tourist Information Office
No
Cash Machine
Yes

Located on Platform 7

Bureau De Change
No
Retail Outlets
Yes

Various retail establishments including Photo Booths to purchase items whilst in the station

CCTV
Yes
Customer Information Service
Yes

Departure Screens

Announcements

Arrival Screens

Customer Service
Yes

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.

Left Luggage
Yes

Phone: 0151 909 3697

Website: https://www.left-baggage.co.uk/index/locations

Lost Property
No

Accessibility

Help Line
Yes

03457 11 41 41

Website: http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/

Requesting assistance

If you have limited mobility or need help with luggage, go to one of the help points on Skelhorne Street or the Customer Information desk on the station concourse:

Monday to Saturday 07:00 - 22:00

Sunday 08:00 - 20:00

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:

Passenger Help Points
Yes

There are two help points located on the Skelhorne Street side of the station with a direct line to contact station staff. 

Staff Assistance Available
No

Liverpool Lime Street Mobility Team are available: -

Monday - Saturday 07:00 - 22:00

Sunday 08:00 - 22:00.

THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR THIS SERVICE.

 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

Induction Loop
Yes
Accessible Ticket Machines
Yes

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 Ticket Counter
Yes
Train Access Ramp
Yes
NKS (RADAR) Toilets
Yes

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
Yes

Whole station

Ticket Gates
No
Impaired Mobility Set Down
Yes

Assistance is available to and from platforms

Wheelchairs Available
No

Transport Connections

Printable local connections map (Open in new tab)

Cycle Storage
Yes

Spaces: 52

Sheltered: yes

Location: Alongside station entrance

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
Yes

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.

Website: http://www.apcoa.co.uk

Name: Short stay car park located on Skelhorne Street & Long Stay Car Park located on Lord Nelson Street

Operator: APCOA

Spaces: 280

Taxi Rank
Yes

There are 2 taxi ranks at Liverpool Lime Street station. They are located at Skelhorne Street and Lord Nelson Street.

Bus Services
Yes

'Arriva' and 'Stagecoach' operate a network of daily, frequent bus routes around the city and also to nearby towns. For route maps and timetables: www.arrivabus.co.uk and www.stagecoachbus.com/merseyside

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 www.plusbus.info  

Metro Link
No
Airport Link
Yes

Liverpool Lime Street Station is just a short hop on the 10A and City Centre Circular (C4 and C5) buses to Liverpool ONE bus station. From there you can get the 500 Airport Flyer bus direct to LJLA. In the reverse direction Liverpool ONE bus station is just a short hop on any of the 86 bus services (86, 86A, 86C and 86D) to Elliot Street opposite Lime Street Station.

Rail Replacement Services
Yes

Rail Replacement services depart from the front of the station on Lime Street

Cycle Hire
Yes

City Bike, 0151 374 2034
http://citybikeliverpool.co.uk

Port Link
Yes

This can be reached by using the Merseyrail from Liverpool Lime Street station.

Car Hire
No

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