Ride Avanti West Coast trains to Liverpool Cathedral. Make your commute fast, simple, and affordable when visiting this historic destination. Bask in the beautiful architecture and enjoy religious education at the iconic cathedral in Liverpool.
How to get to Liverpool Cathedral by train
Liverpool Cathedral is at St James’ Mount, Liverpool. It’s the largest cathedral in the UK, which makes it hard to miss. Get to the cathedral in just under half an hour on foot from several nearby stations, such as Liverpool Lime Street.
The walk from Lime Street to the cathedral is only about 20 minutes long. From the station, head northwest toward Lord Nelson Street and make a right. Make another right onto Seymour Street and a left onto Russell Street. Continue onto Clarence Street, Rodney Street, and then Cathedral Gate. The Liverpool Cathedral will be on your left.
What to do at Liverpool Cathedral
There is plenty to do and see when you visit Liverpool Cathedral. This church is a place of worship, so naturally, you can sit in on any of the services held there.
You can listen to cathedral music from the traditional Cathedral Choir or sit in on an organ recital. There are also themed experiences and workshops for both school trips as well as families and individuals. These vary from lectures and debates to grand tours, which occur regularly throughout the year.
Liverpool Cathedral is also home to plenty of Western art. Music, visual art, and more are on display throughout the church. The cathedral actively encourages creativity, with both church-goers and pedestrian visitors alike welcomed to enjoy art in many different forms.
About Liverpool Cathedral
The Liverpool Cathedral is a beautiful site filled with history, art, and religious significance. This Catholic cathedral prides itself on offering inspiration and worship of faith, along with its dynamic community.
For over 100 years, the cathedral has stood the test of time, surviving two World Wars. Now, the cathedral is central to spirituality in the city as well as a highly-ranked attraction in the North West.
Ways to save on your train ticket to Liverpool Cathedral
Take the train to Liverpool Cathedral for a smooth, safe, and affordable commute. There are plenty of ways to save on your train tickets, like booking off-peak tickets with Avanti West Coast or purchasing a Railcard.
When you book your tickets with Avanti, you won’t have to pay the booking fees that come from buying tickets with a third-party service.
Off-peak times can be early in the day or certain days before or after rush hour. Travelling off-peak can be a great way to save if you have a flexible schedule. It can also lead to a comfortable ride with less of a crowd.
You can also invest in a Railcard to save ⅓ of the cost of your commute. Railcards are discount cards you can use when you buy your ticket. There are also Railcards to travel with your family, friends, or partner.
Choose a Family and Friends Railcard to save up to ⅓ of the cost of fare for adult riders and 60 per cent for children. This Railcard is for up to four adults and four children. Senior citizens can also enjoy lower fares with the Senior Railcard.
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