ECBB 2018 Liverpool

Travel and accommodation

How to get to the ECBB conference and where to stay

Liverpool is located in the North West of England. The city benefits from excellent road, rail and air links.

Travelling by train:

Liverpool is easily accessible by train from all major cities in the UK, the journey from London will take just over two hours. There are connections from both Manchester Airport and Liverpool John Lennon Airport. Once in Liverpool, the Merseyrail train network has good links to other parts of the city region.

Travelling by plane:

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is only seven miles from the city centre and Manchester Airport is just a 45 minute drive.

Travelling by car:

Liverpool city region is well connected to the UK motorway network. From the M6 take the M62, M58 or M56 to reach the city centre.

Useful travel websites


Book your hotel room for the 9th European Conference on Behavioural Biology on an exclusive basis.


August in Liverpool is warm but rarely hot, with average temperatures of around 17 degrees. The weather is very unpredictable so bring a range of clothing for sunshine and rain. Liverpool is often windy, especially near the seafront so keep that in mind.