Welcome to Liverpool

MARELEC is being held at the University of Liverpool.

Liverpool is a modern, vibrant and city, proud of its rich maritime history and famous for its friendly people.  The fastest growing city outside London, Liverpool oozes personality: from the regenerated waterfront, a designated world heritage site, to the city’s knowledge quarter. 

Venue Address

University of Liverpool , Central Teaching Hub , L69 3BX. A map of the campus can be found by clicking here

On site visitor parking is available at the university car parks, at £6/day, for more information click here. Alternative parking is on the site of the Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral, where there is usually plenty of space at a price of £5/day.

Travelling to the Central Teaching Hub

The Central Teaching Hub is located within the central campus of the University of Liverpool and is easily accessible by road, rail, coach, air and ferry. Detailed information on travelling to the University can be found on their website by clicking here

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is only eight miles from the city and is best reached by taxi or the express bus, which stops outside the entrance to the airport terminal. For more information click here

A train service runs between Manchester Airport and Liverpool Lime Street station. There is also a coach service which takes about one hour. For more information click here

From the M62: at the end of the motorway continue straight ahead onto Edge Lane (A5080 then A5047) and follow signs for Liverpool City Centre and the University. Postcode for satellite navigation or online directions: L3 5TR

The Campus is just a ten minute walk from Liverpool Lime Street. For more information click here

The National Express coach station is an 18 minute walk from the campus and is located at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place, Liverpool, L1 8JX. For more information click here

Mersey Ferries operates services between Pier Head and Birkenhead/Wallasey on the Wirral. You can also sail between Liverpool and Belfast and the Isle of Man. For more information click here

Disabled visitors
For a complete University of Liverpool Campus Access Guide please visit DisabledGo
This website provides a complete guide to all University facilities including car parking, building access and facilities.

Things to do in Liverpool

There’s a huge selection of things to do and places to visit during your stay, with more museums and art galleries than any other UK city outside of the capital, several fabulous theatres, two magnificent cathedrals, as well as the country’s largest outdoor shopping centre, Liverpool One. And, if you’re looking for the best in dining, Liverpool offers every cuisine you can think of – from high-end restaurants to independent pubs and bistros.

The Liverpool Pass
Something you might like to consider is purchasing a Liverpool Pass! For just £5 for 72 hours you can enhance your Liverpool experience, whilst saving money and giving you the chance to experience more that it has to offer!

Powered by VisitLiverpool, the Liverpool Pass brings together a selection of top bars, restaurants and attractions throughout Liverpool to give visitors and locals an opportunity to Eat, See, Save and Repeat. Click here for more information and to purchase your pass.


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