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The best shopping spots on the network

Our City Region is renowned for its shopping! From Independent boutiques to super department stores, whether it is a spot of window shopping or a full-blown shopping spree there’s something suitable for everyone!

Please remember that it may not always be possible to socially distance on the Merseyrail network and face coverings must be worn at all times.

Liverpool ONE

Liverpool ONE is one of Europe’s leading retail and leisure destinations, set in the heart of Liverpool’s City Centre with the albert dock just behind it, from the shops to the scenic views across the city Liverpool ONE is a fantastic day out for a stroll or a shop!

Liverpool ONE has over 160 stores, bars and restaurants, a 14- screen cinema, an indoor adventure golf course and a five-acre park spanning across five areas including Paradise Street, South John Street, Hanover Street and the Leisure Terrace. Stores include high street favourites such as Topshop, John Lewis, Debenhams.

For those with expensive taste, Peter’s Lane, Liverpool ONE’s designer fashion hub, is the home of big brand style. Flannels, Reiss, Whistles and plus much more will keep you busy whilst for the beauty lover Harvey Nichols Beauty Bazaar is a must - enjoy the ultimate luxury beauty experience and shop the very latest in makeup and skin care!

Nearest Station: James Steet + 2-minute walk

Cavern Walks

Situated on Mathew Street, in the heart of the buzzing Cavern Quarter, Cavern Walks Designer Shopping is Liverpool's fashion epicentre.

From Liverpool’s very own designer boutique, Cricket, to London’s Vivienne Westwood it is certainly the spot to buy something special.

After a spot of shopping, follow the steps of the fab four along Matthew Street to the Beatles shop, The Cavern Club and Pub, cafes, bars and restaurants.

Nearest Station:  Liverpool Central Station + 8-minute walk


Designer names, tree lined boulevards and unexpected gems. From the stunning architecture of Lord Street to the bustling activity of Chapel Street, shopping in Southport is a spectacular day out!

Boasting a contemporary mix of independent boutiques with eye catching clothing as well as your favourite big-name retailers, a shopping experience in Southport is like no other. You can also choose between the array of brilliant lunch and dinner spots to relax in between meandering around the shops!

Nearest Station: Southport Station + 3-minute walk


Choose Chester as your shopping destination if you are after some charm, character and tradition!

Where beautiful Tudor buildings house high end designer stores and a wealth of independent specialist shops selling one-off items, Chester is truly a unique shopping experience.

Chester is also bursting with history, between browsing why not walk the famous Roman walls, visit the Amphitheatre or stroll along the river.

And to top it all off, Chester is home to some fantastic gastro-pubs! Enjoy the ambience, chat away with friends and reflect on those special purchases.

Nearest Station: Chester Station + 14-minute walk.


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