Public transport


Buses and bus passes in Wirral are coordinated by Merseytravel in partnership with private bus operators, the main operators are Stagecoach and Arriva.

Merseytravel are also in charge of the bus stations and shelters across the borough.

View bus timetables


Trains in Wirral are operated by Merseyrail.

Network Rail owns the infrastructure, including the railway tracks, signals, tunnels, bridges, level crossings and most stations.


The Mersey Ferry service operates a commuter service between Seacombe and Liverpool.

Mersey Ferries also offer a range of cruises.

Fares, passes and permits

Find out about public transport fares and passes.

Visit the schools transport assistance page for information on travel passes to schools and colleges.

Plan your journey

Plan your journey with the Merseytravel Journey Planner.

Plan your cycle journey on the Cycle Streets website.