Whether for business or pleasure, we’re improving and transforming the ways in which people can move around the region and beyond.

A modern, effective transport system is what defines great international cities (and city regions). Connecting people to employment, education and leisure also supports and grows the economy.

Achieving this is not an easy task, but Liverpool City Region has always done things differently, and with transport we make no exception.

General News

Liverpool City Region bus reform on Combined Authority Agenda

Steve Rotheram and City Region leaders will be asked to approve the principles of the ‘Vision for Bus’ this week.
Apprenticeships

Metro Mayor announces half-price rail travel for young apprentices in the Liverpool City Region

The move could save could save apprentices aged 19-24 up to £680 a year.
General News

Contactless payments to go live on all Liverpool City Region buses by 31 July

The city region is the first outside London to offer this technology on each and every bus.
General News

Combined Authority Publishes New Transport Plan

It sets out how the Combined Authority will work to create a fully integrated, modern and inclusive transport network.
General News

Kingsway tunnel receives Liverpool City Region key route investment

The project is part of a larger £25 million Liverpool City Region Key Route Network (KRN) programme.
General News

Liverpool City Region finally on the HS2 map

For the first time, official HS2 maps show the specific locations for junctions to connect Liverpool and London and Liverpool and Manchester via HS2 that when connected to Northern Powerhouse Rail will deliver full HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail connectivity for Liverpool City Region.
General News

Mayors call for Northern franchise to be terminated

The Mayors of Greater Manchester and Liverpool City Region have called on the Transport Secretary to terminate Northern’s rail franchise as soon as possible.
Apprenticeships

Metro Mayor Marks Two-Year Anniversary

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region is marking the second anniversary of his election in May 2017.
Environment

Liverpool City Region residents back new walking and cycling network plans

The plans could help convince more people to leave their cars at home.
General News

Funding announced for new lifts at five Liverpool City Region rail stations

The upgrades are part of a £300m national funding package.