LPL - Liverpool Airport
|Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Liverpool. L24 1YD
|Telephone: +44 (0)870 129 8484|
|Airport Code: LPL|
Liverpool Airport Information
Liverpool John Lennon Airport was formerly known as Speke Airport, and is located adjacent to the estuary of the River Mersey 12km south-east of the centre of Liverpool off the A561 (or junction 6 of the M62 or junction 12 of the M56)
In recent years Liverpool has been one of Europe's fastest growing airports, increasing its annual passenger numbers from 875,000 in 1998 to over 5 million last year. Parking facilities, have been extended to keep pace with the increased demand with the construction of a new multi-storey car park.
Liverpool Airport Car Hire
Six of the major car hire companies operate from the airport next to the Arrivals area. The car rental area where you return your car is conveniently situated close to the airport terminal building.
You can just turn up and book a car but to be sure that a hire car will be available it is recommended to pre book. The car hire companies located at the airport are: Alamo at Liverpool - Avis at Liverpool - Enterprise at Liverpool - Europcar at Liverpool - Hertz at Liverpooland National at Liverpool. Check our page on car hire at Liverpoolfor full details, plus information on executive and limousine car hire
Liverpool Airport Transfers
You can get to and from Liverpool Airport by a variety of methods including Private Liverpool Airport Transfers. With a Private Transfer you would be met in the arrivals hall by your own driver who will then take you on to your chosen destination.
Liverpool Airport Arrivals
The terminal building is split into 3 levels: Levels 1 and 3 are before going through security so are open to the general public. Level 2 is after security and is for travellers only.
Parking and public transport access is immediately in front of
the terminal building.We provide information on live Liverpool
Airport arrivals here,
Liverpool Airport Departures
is a good range of shops and eating and drinking outlets at the
For full details of what is available and where it is check the terminal building page of the website. To find out about live Liverpool Airport Departures click here.
Liverpool Airport Flights
You can fly to most European airports from Liverpool Airport on scheduled and charter flights. Check out our Liverpool Airport flights for details on airlines and holiday companies, where they fly to and their contact numbers.
We also provide details on flights from: Liverpool to France - Liverpool to Italy - Liverpool to Netherlands - Liverpool to Poland - Liverpool to Portugal - Liverpool to Spain - Liverpool to Switzerland
Liverpool Airport Taxis
There is a taxi rank just outside the entrance to the terminal building. It takes around 25 minutes to travel to the City Centre which is about 8 miles away.
You can just hop into a taxi at the rank or you can pre-book Mersey Cabs. Telephone: 0044 (0) 151 733 3393 Click on the link for more information on Liverpool Airport Taxis
Liverpool Airport Buses
All bus and coach stops are at the front of the terminal building. There are very good links from the airport to the City Centre and the Railway Stations (Lime Street, South Parkway, Hunts Cross) and surrounding local areas.
The Airlink 500 goes to Norton Street Coach Station where you can connect with National Express Coaches. For more details check our information on Liverpool Airport Buses & Coaches
Liverpool Airport Trains
There is no Railway Station or connection at the airport but you can take the either the 81A or 89 buses which stops at Hunts Cross Railway Station, or the Airlink 500 which stops at Lime Street Railway Station, where you can make onward connections. For further information and timetables visit our guide to Liverpool airport Trains
Liverpool Airport Parking
There are three car parking options at the airport: Premium Parking:Pick Up & Drop Off and two Long Stay Car parks. You can find out more about the various options for Liverpool Airport parking here.
Liverpool Airport Shops
Liverpool Airport has an excellent selection of shops to choose from, selling most items you would need for your journey and holiday. Click here to find out more about Liverpool Airport shops.
Liverpool Airport Bars and Restaurants
There are a wide range of places to eat and drink at Liverpool Airport, from snacks and burgers to something more substantial. Our guide to bars and restaurants at Liverpoolgives you full details on what is available.
Liverpool Airport Lost Luggage
If you have lost property within the terminal building contact one of the Information Desks or member of staff immediately.
For luggage lost in transit you will have to contact the airline or tour operator you have travelled with. If your luggage does not appear on the baggage reclaim belt do not leave this area without contacting a member of staff first.
We provide information on the Merseyside area annual climate, current weather conditions at Liverpool as well as a five and ten day forecast
Liverpool Airport Further Information
Read our passenger services information at Liverpoolfor details on banks/ATMs, currency exchange, VIP & Business Lounges, left luggage, disabled facilities, internet access, First Aid centres, pet travel and the prayer room at Liverpool Airport.