The city of the world famous rock band The Beatles and football clubs Liverpool FC and Everton FC has its own airport south of the city. Liverpool Airport is named after one of the band members (John Lennon) of The Beatles. It is an important base for airlines easyJet and Ryanair. Directly opposite the airport terminal you will find Hampton by Hilton Hotel Liverpool John Lennon Airport.
Where is Liverpool Airport situated?
The airport is south of the city centre and accessible via the M57, M62 and M56 motorways. If you want to get to the airport from the city of Liverpool you can travel via the A561 or A562. Liverpool Airport is easier to access since the opening of the new Mersey Gateway Bridge, a toll road (£ 2.00) between Runcorn and Widnes.
How many terminals does Liverpool Airport have?
Liverpool Airport has a modern terminal north of the runway. In the terminal you will find the Arrivals hall on the right and 45 check-in desks on the left. The security check (Departures) is located on the first floor, accessible via elevators and stairs on the left. Be aware, after the security check you will have to walk for a minimum of 10 minutes to the boarding gates via shops, bars and restaurants.
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The distance from Liverpool Airport to the centre of Liverpool is 14 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Liverpool.
From LPL Airport to Liverpool City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Liverpool Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Liverpool Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Liverpool Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Liverpool Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Liverpool is about £ 20.-. Book your taxi at Liverpool Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From LPL Airport to Liverpool City centre by Taxi
At Liverpool Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Avis, Budget, Europcar, National (Enterprise Holdings), Enterprise, Hertz and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Liverpool Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Liverpool Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Wizz Air
- Blue Air
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Liverpool
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Liverpool Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
The Dark Side of Liverpool: 1.5-Hour Ghost History Tour
Discover Liverpool’s most famous ghosts, hear its most grisly stories, and be taken on a journey that ends at the awe-inspiring Gothic Anglican Cathedral on this unique 1.5-hour historical ghost tour through the city's colorful cultural quarter.
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