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Transport and Travel

KDC have put together information and links to organisations providing transport across Merseyside and further afield.

We hope you find it helpful and if there is information you would like us to feature then please use our contact us form and let us know.

 

KMBC Discretionary Transport Policy – 2015

 

Merseytravel Access Guide

Merseylink
The Merseylink service is Merseytravel’s dial-a-ride service for people with mobility problems or difficulties who cannot use ordinary public transport some or all of the time for more information on the service click here. For information on how to become a member click here.

 

Rail information

If you need help or advice please contact the Merseytravel Mobility helplines. For journeys starting on the Northern or Wirral lines call; 0151 702 2071 Mondays to Fridays 9am – 5pm (textphone available) or 0151 702 2704 at all other times.

Alternatively Email: comment@merseyrail.org Mondays to Fridays 9am – 5pm. For journeys starting on the City Line call; 0845 600 8008, textphone 08456 045 608 or email assistance@northernrail.org . For journeys on other National Rail Services call 08457 48 49 50. Alternatively visit: www.nationalrail.co.uk

Virgin Trains

To book assistance, call JourneyCare on 08457 443 366.*

For text phone users, please call 08457 443 367. Lines are open from 08:00 to 22:00 every day (except Christmas Day and Boxing Day). http://www.virgintrains.co.uk/trains/assisted-travel-bikes/

* Calls cost 2ppm (day) and 0.5ppm (evening) from a BT landline. Other operators’ charges may vary.

Mersey Ferry

Visit the Mersey Ferry webiste for information on river cruises across the Mersey, the Manchester Ship Canal as well as other events happening throughout the year.

Air Travel

 
Click here for access  and airport information at John Lennon


Click here for access and airport information at Manchester.

Terminal specific information leaflets, for parents and carers of children on the Autistic Spectrum planning trips, are also available for download. You can find them here.