Liverpool PLUSBUS

  • A Liverpool PLUSBUS ticket gives you unlimited bus travel on participating operators’ services, around the whole urban area of Liverpool city, as defined by the travel zone diagram and street map (below).

  • Interchange Rail Station(s):

    Liverpool: Central, James Street, Lime Street, Moorfields & Liverpool South Parkway.

  • Fares - day tickets:

    • Adult: £3.60
    • Child: £1.80
    • Railcard holder: £2.40
  • Fares - Season Tickets:

    Adult Price / Day
    7-days £14.50 £2.90
    Month £55 £2.75
    3-Months £154 £2.57
    Year £551 £2.30
    Child discount: 25% off adult season ticket prices.
  • Travel map - shows where you can go:

    Click on the images (below) to see the area in which you can travel with a PLUSBUS ticket.

    Interactive Street map

    Shows roads, bus stops & bus departures

    Zone diagram (PDF)

    Shows main destinations.

  • Participating bus operators:

    Arriva, Stagecoach, Merseytravel, Halton Borough TransportPeoplesbus, Huyton Travel.

    Click on the operator names (above) to visit their websites, view route maps and timetables.

  • Excluded Services (of participating operators):

    Arriva: route 500 (City Centre - John Lennon Airport shuttle service).
  • To plan a local bus journey:

    or call 'traveline' on: 0871 200 22 33 (calls cost 12p/min, plus your 'phone companies access charge).

  • Additional Information:

    Attractions to visit with your Liverpool PLUSBUS ticket, include: Albert Dock (for Tate Liverpool and the Beatles Story), the waterfront (for Mersey ferries), the Beatles’ Mathew Street (home of the Cavern Club), several museums, galleries, the Botanic Gardens and the city's two Cathedrals.


    Click here for a PDF map of Liverpool city centre showing the location of the railway stations and bus stops.


    Travelling to Liverpool John Lennon Airport ?

    Arriva routes 80A, 86A run frequently from Liverpool South Parkway station to Liverpool John Lennon Airport. They also pass near Speke Hall (the National Trust property). 

    A Liverpool South Parkway or Liverpool PLUSBUS ticket is valid for travel on the above routes.

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  • Destination code (NLC):