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Christmas Timetable

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Summary of changes over the Christmas period:

  • Train services finish early on Christmas Eve
  • There are no trains running on Christmas Day
  • Trains will run to selected stations on Boxing Day - click here for details
  • Train services finish early on New Year's Eve
  • Between Wednesday 27 - Friday 29 December and New Year's Day a Saturday service will run, therefore additional peak trains will not run.
  • From Wednesday 27 December until Sunday 7 January a rail replacement bus service will run between Maghull & Ormskirk. This is to assist with preparation for Maghull North station.
  • On Wednesday 27 December additional Lime Street Upgrade work will take place. A revised timetable will be in operation between Southport & Hunts Cross, click here for more information.

 

Last Trains on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve

Train services will finish early on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve, the last train times for Sunday 24th and Sunday 31st December are shown in the timetables below:

Hunts Cross - Southport Line

Hunts Cross - Southport

Station Last Train
Hunts Cross 2036
Liverpool South Parkway 2039
Cressington 2042
Aigburth 2044
St Michaels 2046
Brunswick 2049
Liverpool Central. 2052
Moorfields 2055
Sandhills 2059
Bank Hall 2101
Bootole Oriel Road 2103
Bootle New Strand 2105
Seaforth & Litherland 2107
Waterloo 2109
Blundellsands & Crosby 2112
Hall Road 2114
Hightown 2117
Formby 2121
Freshfield 2123
Ainsdale 2127
Hillside 2130
Birkdale 2132
Southport 2139

Southport - Hunts Cross

Station Last Trains
Southport 1958 2028
Birkdale 2002 2032
Hillside 2004 2034
Ainsdale 2007 2037
Freshfield 2011 2041
Formby 2013 2043
Hightown 2017 2047
Hall Road 2020 2050
Blundellsands & Crosby 2022 2052
Waterloo 2025 2055
Seaforth & Litherland 2027 2057
Bootle New Strand 2030 2100
Bootle Oriel Road 2031 2101
Bank Hall 2033 2103
Sandhills 2036 2107
Moorfields 2040 2110
Liverpool Central 2043 2113
Brunswick 2047  
St Michaels 2050  
Aigburth 2052  
Cressington 2054  
Liverpool South Parkway 2057  
Hunts Cross 2102  

Ormskirk Line

Christmas Eve

Liverpool Central - Ormskirk

Station Last Train
Liverpool Central 2040
Moorfields 2042
Sandhills 2046
Kirkdale 2049
Walton 2052
Orrell Park 2053
Aintree 2056
Old Roan 2058
Maghull 2101
Town Green 2105
Aughton Park 2107
Ormskirk 2112

Ormskirk - Liverpool Central

Station Last Train
Ormskirk 2020
Aughton Park 2023
Town Green 2025
Maghull 2030
Old Roan 2033
Aintree 2035
Orrell Park 2037
Walton 2039
Kirkdale 2042
Sandhills 2044
Moorfields 2048
Liverpool Central 2050

 

New Years Eve

Liverpool Central - Ormskirk

A rail replacement bus will be in operation between Maghull & Ormskirk station. click here for more information.

Last Train Times:

Station Last Train
Liverpool Central 2040
Moorfields 2042
Sandhills 2046
Kirkdale 2049
Walton 2052
Orrell Park 2053
Aintree 2056
Old Roan 2058
Maghull 2104

Last Rail Replacement Bus Times

Station Last Bus
Maghull 2110
Town Green 2118
Aughton Park 2123
Ormskirk 2128

 

Ormskirk - Liverpool Central

Last Rail Replacement Bus Times:

Station Last Bus
Ormskirk 2000
Aughton Park 2007
Town Green 2012
Maghull 2020

Last Train Times:

Station Last Train
Maghull 2030
Old Roan 2033
Aintree 2035
Orrell Park 2037
Walton 2039
Kirkdale 2042
Sandhills 2044
Moorfields 2048
Liverpool Central 2050

Kirkby Line

Liverpool Central - Kirkby

Station Last Train
Liverpool Central 2055
Moorfields 2057
Sandhills 2101
Kirkdale 2104
Rice Lane 2107
Fazakerley 2110
Kirkby 2113

Kirkby - Liverpool Central

Station Last Train
Kirkby 2048
Fazakerley 2052
Rice Lane 2054
Kirkdale 2058
Sandhills 2100
Moorfields 2104
Liverpool Central 2106

West Kirby Line

West Kirby - Liverpool Central

Station Last Train
West Kirby 2001
Hoylake 2004
Manor Road 2006
Meols 2008
Moreton 2011
Leasowe 2013
Bidston 2016
Birkenhead North 2019
Birkenhead Park 2021
Conway Park 2024
Hamilton Square 2026
James Street 2029
Moorfields 2031
Lime Street 2033
Liverpool Central 2035

Moorfields - West Kirby

Station Last Train
Moorfields 2031
Lime Street 2033
Liverpool Central 2035
James Street 2037
Hamilton Square 2040
Conway Park 2042
Birkenhead Park 2044
Birkenhead North 2047
Bidston 2050
Leasowe 2052
Moreton 2054
Meols 2058
Manor Road 2100
Hoylake 2102
West Kirby 2106

New Brighton Line

New Brighton - Liverpool Central

Station Last Train
New Brighton 2023
Wallasey Grove Road 2027
Wallasey Village 2029
Birkenhead North 2034
Birkenhead Park 2036
Conway Park 2039
Hamilton Square 2041
James Street 2044
Moorfields 2046
Lime Street 2048
Liverpool Central 2050

Moorfields - New Brighton

Station Last Train
Moorfields 2046
Lime Street 2048
Liverpool Central 2050
James Street 2052
Hamilton Square 2055
Conway Park 2057
Birkenhead Park 2059
Birkenhead North 2102
Wallasey Village 2107
Wallasey Grove Road 2108
New Brighton 2113

Chester Line

Chester - Liverpool Central

Station Last Train
Chester 1955
Bache 1958
Capenhurst 2004
Hooton 2009
Eastham Rake 2011
Bromborough 2013
Bromborough Rake 2016
Spital 2018
Port Sunlight 2020
Bebington 2022
Rock Ferry 2026
Green Lane 2030
Birkenhead Central 2034
Hamilton Square 2036
James Street 2039
Moorfields 2041
Lime Street 2043
Liverpool Central 2045

Moorfields - Chester

Station Last Train
Moorfields 2041
Lime Street 2043
Liverpool Central 2045
James Street 2047
Hamilton Square 2050
Birkenhead Central 2052
Green Lane 2054
Rock Ferry 2057
Bebingon 2059
Port Sunlight 2101
Spital 2103
Bromborough Rake 2105
Bromborough 2107
Eastham Rake 2110
Hooton 2112
Capenhurst 2117
Bache 2122
Chester 2131

Ellesmere Port Line

Ellesmere Port - Chester

Station Last Train
Ellesmere Port 2014
Overpool  2017
Little Sutton 2019
Hooton 2024
Eastham Rake 2026
Bromborough 2028
Bromborough Rake 2031
Spital 2033
Port Sunlight 2035
Bebington 2037
Rock Ferry 2041
Green Lane 2045
Birkenhead Central 2049
Hamilton Square 2051
James Street 2054
Moorfields 2056
Lime Street 2058
Liverpool Central

2100

Moorfields - Ellesmere Port

Station Last Trains
Moorfields 2026 2056
Lime Street 2028 2058
Liverpool Central 2030 2100
James Street 2032 2102
Hamilton Square 2035 2105
Birkenhead Central 2037  
Green Lane 2039  
Rock Ferry 2042  
Bebingon 2044  
Port Sunlight 2046  
Spital 2048  
Bromborough Rake 2050  
Bromborough 2052  
Eastham Rake 2055  
Hooton 2057  
Little Sutton 2101  
Overpool 2103  
Ellesmere Port 2110  

Travel Safe

Enjoy the Christmas period, drink responsibly and TravelSafe.

For your safety, if you are under the influence of alcohol and unfit to travel, you will be refused access to the Merseyrail network.