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Liverpool John Lennon Airport

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Liverpool John Lennon Airport (IATA: LPL, ICAO: EGGP) is an international airport serving the city of Liverpool and the North West of England. Formerly known as Speke Airport and RAF Speke, the airport is located within the City of Liverpool adjacent to the estuary of the River Mersey some 6.5 NM (12.0 km; 7.5 mi)[1] southeast of the centre of Liverpool, the airport is named after assassinated musician and peace activist John Lennon.

Alongside domestic services, there are also regular scheduled flights to dozens of locations across Europe, the Near East and North Africa as well as formerly North America.

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The following airline and destinations operate at this airport as at (June 2010)

Eastern Airways -  Aberdeen, Southampton

EasyJet  - Alicante, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Belfast-International, Berlin-Schönefeld, Bodrum [seasonal], Bordeaux [seasonal], Dubrovnik [seasonal], Faro, Fuerteventura, Geneva, Ibiza [seasonal], Innsbruck [seasonal], Isle of Man, Jersey, Kraków, Lanzarote, Lisbon [seasonal], Madrid, Málaga, Malta, Minorca [seasonal], Naples, Nice, Palma de Mallorca, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Rhodes

Flybe - Isle of Man

KLM operated by KLM Cityhopper -  Amsterdam

Onur Air - Bodrum [seasonal]

Ryanair - Alicante, Arrecife, Agadir, Belfast-City, Bergerac [seasonal], Bratislava, Bremen, Bydgoszcz [seasonal], Carcassonne, Cork, Derry, Dublin, Faro, Fuerteventura, Girona, Grenoble [seasonal], Ibiza [seasonal], Kaunas, Knock, Kraków, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Limoges, Lodz, Málaga, Milan-Orio al Serio, Murcia, Nîmes [seasonal], Oslo-Torp, Palma de Mallorca, Pisa [seasonal], Porto [seasonal], Poznań, Reus, Riga, Rimini, Rome-Ciampino, Rzeszów, Seville [seasonal], Shannon, Stockholm-Skavsta, Szczecin, Tenerife-South, Trapani, Venice-Treviso, Wrocław

Saga Airlines - Dalaman [seasonal]

Wizz Air -  Gdańsk, Katowice, Warsaw

By road, the airport is readily accessible by the M53 and M56 motorways via the A533 / Runcorn Bridge to the south, and the M57 and M62 motorways via the Knowsley Expressway to the north of the airport.

The airport does not have its own railway station. The nearest railway station is Liverpool South Parkway railway station, from which there are regular bus shuttle services to the airport. The station provides frequent rail services to central Liverpool, Crosby, Hunts Cross and Southport, on the suburban Merseyrail network, together with longer distance direct links to Manchester, Birmingham, Sheffield, Nottingham, Grantham, Peterborough and Norwich on the National Rail network.

There are also regular bus services linking the airport with the surrounding urban areas. Express shuttle services also operate to Liverpool and Manchester.

Contact Details:

Address:
Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Liverpool
L24 1YD
Telephone: 0871 521 8484
Website: http://www.liverpoolairport.com