St Helens tourist and travel information

St Helens tourist and travel information

St Helens Travel Information

Travel Information St Helens is a small industrial town on Merseyside and traditionally part of Lancashire.


bus and coach travel

Coaches St Helens - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33. Local bus services in St. Helens are provided by Arriva and Stagecoach. Also David Ogden Coaches. Tel: 01744 606176.

M6 Motorway

Roads St Helens - Travel by road - St Helens is about 5 miles west of Junction 23 of the M6 Motorway. The M6 Motorway travels north - south and connects to the M1 at Rugby then on to Carlisle. The M6 Toll is north of Walsall and Sutton Coldfield and bypasses the M6 the areas around Birmingham and Wolverhampton. St Helens is about 115 miles from Carlisle and 120 miles from Rugby.

M6 Motorway

M 62 Motorway

Roads St Helens - Travel by road - St Helens is about 3 miles north of Junction 7 of the M 62 Motorway. The M 62 Motorway takes traffic accross the Pennines from Liverpool to Hull. St Helens is about 15 miles from Liverpool and 115 miles from Hull.

M 62 Motorway

Travel by train

Rail St Helens - Travel by train - St Helens Central Station, Shaw Street. ST. HELENS, Merseyside, WA10 1DQ. CCTV. Ticket office. Pay phone. Whole station step free access.

St Helens Junction Station, Station Road, Sutton, ST. HELENS, Merseyside, WA9 3LA. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting room. Whole station step free access.

Northern Rail. Main regions: North West, North East, Yorkshire and Humberside. Tel: 0845 00 00 125.


Ferries - ztown St Helens - Ferries - Mersey Ferries have 3 terminals. Pier Head, Georges Parade, Liverpool L3 1DR. Tel: 0151 227 2660. Woodside, Birkenhead, Merseyside CH41 6DU. Tel: 0151 330 1472. Victoria Place, Seacombe, Wallasey, Wirral, Merseyside CH44 6QY. Tel: 0151 639 0609.



Airport Liverpool John Lennon Airport, Liverpool, L24 1YD. Liverpool John Lennon Airport is conveniently located within the Merseyside road network and lies close to the M57, M62 and M56 motorways. Tax Free Shopping and the many other facilities. Liverpool airport is about 12 miles from St Helens.


St Helens Tourist Information


Sport St Helens - Sport - St Helens Golf Club, Sherdley Park, St Helens, Merseyside, WA9 5AU. About 2 miles east of St Helens. Tel: 01744813149.



Sport St Helens - Sport - The major sports team in the district is St Helens Rugby League Club. Haydock Park Racecourse, Newton-Le-Willows WA12 0HQ. Tel: 01942 402624. About 5 miles northeast of St Helens. Three Sisters Race Circuit, Three Sisters Road, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire, WN4 8DD. Tel: 0800 234 6034. About 4 miles northeast of St Helens

Swimming pool


Stores St Helens - Shopping - Marks & Spencer, 51 Church Street, St. Helens, Merseyside, WA10 1AX. Tel: 01744 737137. British Home Store St Helens - 11 Lagrange Arcade, Church Sq, Shopping Centre, WA10 1BN. Tel: 0845 8410269. Burton Menswear St Helens - Tel: 0174422852. 2/8 Church St. St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 1BD. Burton Menswear St Helens - Tel: 01744730288. c/o Dorothy Perkins, Unit 10 Ravenhead Park, St Helens, Merseyside, WA9 1JF.

Town Centre Shopping


Entertainment St Helens - Entertainment and attractions - Glass is still a major employer, the large Pilkington Brothers works dominating the town. The main tourist attraction is St Helens' World of Glass, a museum dedicated to the glass industry. The World of Glass, Chalon Way East, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 1BX. Tel: 08700 11 44 66. Cineworld Cinema, Chalon Way West, St Helens WA10 1BF. Tel: 0871 200 2000. North West Museum of Road Transport, The Old Bus Depot, Hall Street, St.Helens WA10 1DU.


Other information St Helens - Other information - THREE SISTERS RECREATION AREA, Three Sisters Road, Bryn, Ashton-in-Makerfield, WN4 8DD. Tel: 01942 720453. About 4 miles northeast of St Helens. Knowsley Safari Park, Prescot, Merseyside, L34 4AN. Tel: 0151 430 9009. About 2 miles west of St Helens.



St Helens Hotels


Merseyside Map and Attractions

Liverpool is 212 miles from London. It is 60 miles from Blackburn to Ellesmere Port and 43 miles from Manchester to Southport.

Ferries Ferry indicated is Liverpool.

Airports Airports indicated are Liverpool John Lennon and Manchester.

RoadsSt Helens is about 5 miles west of Junction 23 of the M6 Motorway.

Merseyside map

Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). There is a station in St Helens.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Quarry Bank Mill and Styal Estate, Styal, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 4LA. Tel: 01625 527468.
Attraction 2 - Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 6QN. Tel: 01625 534400.
Attraction 3 - Wirral Tramway & Wirral Transport Museum, 1 Taylor Street, Birkenhead, CH41 1BG. Tel: 0151 647 2128
Attraction 4 - Wigan Pier, Wallgate, Wigan, WN3 4EU. Tel: 01942 323666. Situated on the banks of the Leeds-Liverpool Canal
Attraction 5 - East Lancashire Light Railway, Bolton Street Station, Bolton Street, Bury BL9 0EY - Tel : 0161-764 7790
Attraction 6 - Samlesbury Hall, Preston New Rd, Samlesbury, Preston PR5 OUP. Tel: 01254 812010

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