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.

Environment

Next stage of bus and cycling network is given the go-ahead

Nearly £500,000 of funding has been approved to develop green bus corridors and the city region’s cycling and walking network. 
Transport

Liverpool high-speed rail link plans reach major milestone

Transport for the North has set out a commitment to Northern Powerhouse Rail by connecting the Liverpool City Region to HS2.
Budget

Steve Rotheram proposes £1 Fast Tag toll for Mersey Tunnels

The Metro Mayor is set to deliver on his manifesto pledge by introducing a £1 Fast Tag toll for city region residents.
Knowsley

£12m paves the way for Halsnead Garden Village development

The Combined Authority has approved £12m funding to support the creation of the development near Whiston.
Environment

Work to start on 600km walking and cycling network

Work is set to begin on the first phase of a 600km network of cycling and walking routes across the Liverpool City Region.
General News

Steve Rotheram announces tender for new Mersey Ferry

Plans for a new Mersey Ferry for the Liverpool City Region are now a a step closer with the project being put out to tender.
Apprenticeships

Young apprentices benefit from half-price bus travel

Launched in 2018, the Apprentice Travelcard gives young apprentices living and working in our city region discounted travel.
General News
New Merseyrail Trains

State-of-the-art trains are coming to the Liverpool City Region

A fleet of new, state-of-the-art trains, which will transform the way people travel across the city region will be arriving in 2020.
Environment

The Liverpool City Region trials charge-on-the-go electric bus

Merseytravel and bus operator Stagecoach have recently ran a two month trial of fully electric, zero emission buses.
General News

Combined Authority approves £24m funding for Parkside Link Road

The £24m project in St Helens for the Parkside Link Road is expected to enable the creation of 3000 new jobs.