Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool, United Kingdom



By Rail
The nearest mainline station to Aintree is Liverpool Lime Street. Liverpool Central Station is just a short walk from Lime Street, and from here you can catch a train to Aintree. Trains depart from Liverpool Central every 7 and every fifteen minutes. It takes fifteen minutes to get to Aintree on the train, and Aintree Station is directly opposite the racecourse.

By Bus
Aintree can be reached by bus on services: 300, 311, 345, 350 and 351 both to and from Liverpool. From Bootle New Strand take route 61A. For further information on bus routes, contact Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 or visit

By Road
From South Leave M6 at J21A and join M62 west. Leave M62 at J6 to join M57, follow signs for Aintree Racecourse.
From North Leave M6 at J26 and join M58, follow signs for Aintree Racecourse
From Mersey Tunnels Follow signs for Preston, then for A59, then signs for Aintree Racecourse.

Car Parking
Car parking spaces will be allocated for delegates adjacent to the conference facilities.

Aintree address for SatNav users
Aintree Racecourse
Ormskirk Road
L9 5AS
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By Air
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is the nearest airport to the racecourse and is a 20-minute drive by road. Alternatively, take a bus to Liverpool South Parkway Merseyrail station where you can catch a train to Aintree [change at Liverpool Central or Moorfields onto the Ormskirk train]. The journey takes approximately 1 hour. Manchester Airport is approximately a 45-minute drive by road.

Useful numbers
Rail enquiries 08457 48 49 50
Traveline 0871 200 22 33
Liverpool John Lennon Airport 0870 750 8484 or
National Rail Enquiries 08457 484 950 or
Merseytravel 0871 200 2233 or
National Express 0870 580 8080 or

Choosing the right accommodation is an important part of enjoying your time in the region.
From 4*city centre hotels to guest houses, serviced apartments and B&B's, there is a range of accommodation available for your budget.

Call Liverpool Tourist Accommodation booking service on: (+44) (0) 844 8700 123 or email:

Disabled Facilities
Please inform your conference organiser of any special access requirements you have so that we can advise you and arrange for any assistance that you may require. Call 0844 579 3001 or click here for a brief summary of our disabled access.

Related links
Aintree Directions Map [PDF, 449k]
Google Maps