As with any trip, it's really important that you plan your journey in advance and take into account any disruption to roads, buses, or rail. Local updates to public transport can be found on the Merseytravel website.
If you are travelling to the Joe H Makin Drama Centre by road and are using satellite navigation equipment you can enter the co-ordinates 53.401,-2.9718 or the postcode L1 9BG.
Visit www.ncp.co.uk/find-a-car-park for full details of city car parking facilities.
The Joe H Makin Drama Centre is just a ten-minute walk away from the nearest mainline station at Lime Street. Take the main exit and turn left onto Lime Street. Continue along Lime Street until you reach Renshaw Street. Follow Renshaw Street until you reach Leece Street, turn left onto Leece Street and continue uphill until you reach Pilgrim Street, turn right onto Pilgrim Street and follow it down until you reach Hope Place.
National Rail Enquiries:
+44 (0)8457 484 950
The National Express Coach Station is located at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place, Liverpool L1 8LB, in the heart of Liverpool's city centre.
Once in Liverpool, follow signs for Lime Street Station, then follow directions to the University from the station, as described above.
National Express Coaches:
+44 (0)871 781 8181
You can sail between Liverpool and Belfast, Liverpool and Dublin and Liverpool and the Isle of Man. Locally, Mersey Ferries operate services between Pier Head and Birkenhead/Wallasey on the Wirral. Once in Liverpool, follow signs for the Metropolitan Catholic Cathedral, or for Lime Street Station, then follow directions to the University from the station, as described above.
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Public transport advice
Merseyside has a comprehensive public transport network serving Liverpool city centre and the surrounding area. Public transport options include buses, trains and the famous Mersey Ferries and are a great way of getting around locally and seeing more of the wider region.
For ticketing, timetables and a route planner go to www.merseytravel.gov.uk or call Traveline on 0871 200 2230.