How to get to your accommodation

If you have not booked a transfer with us and you would like to get advice on how to get to your accommodation, please email

You can check the location of your accommodation on the accommodation profile provided.


Travel from Liverpool Airport

If you are starting your LILA* journey at Liverpool Airport there are lots of easy transport links to the city centre or to your Accommodation. It should take around 1 hour by bus or 20 minutes by taxi from the Airport to the city centre.

By bus

There are regular buses which travel from outside the airport. The Arriva 86A bus takes you directly to Liverpool One bus station, which is in the middle of the city centre and around 5 minute walk to LILA*.

Use the Merseytravel journey planner to check if there is a bus that goes to your

By taxi

There is a taxi rank outside of Liverpool Airport, however you can pre-book a private taxi with DELTA taxis on +44 (0) 151 922 7373 and they will collect you at the airport. You can take a taxi to the city centre or direct to your Accommodation.


Travel from Manchester Airport

If you are travelling to Manchester Airport there are many ways you can travel to Liverpool City Centre or direct to your Accommodation.

By train

There is a direct line between Manchester airport and Liverpool Lime Street station. You can book your tickets online here or purchase tickets at the airport.

By bus

You can also travel from Manchester airport to Liverpool by bus. To purchase tickets and find out more information, you can visit the getbybus website.

By taxi

We recommend checking the Manchester airport website about taxis from the airport found here. You can also receive a free quote on their website so that you know how much your journey is going to cost. You can get a taxi to Liverpool city centre or direct to your


Getting to school from your accommodation

If you are staying with a host family, you can find the address and travel information on your accommodation profile. You can travel from the host family to LILA* by bus or by train. Please check with your host family the route that they recommend.

All of our Residences are in the city centre and are within walking distance. You do not need to take any public transport to get to and from LILA*. It should be around a 15-20 minute walk.



Travel in Liverpool

Bus, rail and ferry

Liverpool has great bus, rail, ferry, and bike links! If you want to explore Liverpool your nearest Merseytravel Information Centre to LILA* is just around the corner:

Merseytravel Information Centre,
Queen Square,
L1 1RG.
Open: Monday to Saturday - 8.30am-6pm
Sunday - 10am-5pm


You can check transport information on the Merseytravel website here.


If you'd prefer to cycle your way around Liverpool why not hire a City Bike from as little as £3 per day. Check out locations and prices on the City Bike website here.


Treating yourself to a taxi? Call DELTA on +44 (0) 151 922 7373 and they'll collect you from anywhere in Merseyside.