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The closest main international airport is Manchester Airport. Manchester Airport connects to most countries in the world and uses most airlines. Liverpool Airport is also a good option if you are flying within the UK or coming from Europe. 


Liverpool’s main train station is Lime Street Train Station. The station is a 5-10 minute taxi ride or a 20-30 minute walk from HIL Liverpool. Lime Street connects you to most of the UK main cities. Manchester airport also has a train station and there are trains available to Liverpool Lime Street. Liverpool also has a local station called Liverpool Central (5 minute walk from Lime Street). This station connects to most of the Liverpool region and Merseyside. Train tickets can be purchased from National Rail and Virgin Trains for national travel and Merseytravel for local train information and Trainline for tickets.


Liverpool One is our main national bus station. Coach companies such as National Express and Mega Bus come to this station. National Express also has airport transfer services, including transfers to Heathrow and Gatwick airports in London. Our regional bus station is Queen Square and the main bus company that connects the city is Arriva. We advise buying a bus pass for a month and tickets can be bought on the Arriva bus website. The closest bus stop to the school is at Dexter Street.