Aigburth (AIG)

Aigburth is a stop on the Merseyrail Northern Line, on the Southern section between Liverpool Central and Hunts Cross.

Type: National Rail
(Merseyrail Northern Line)
Station code: AIG
Opened: 1864
Platforms: 2
The station, serving a district in the South of Liverpool, was opened as Mersey Road and later Mersey Road & Aigburth by the Garton & Liverpool Railway in 1864. Later on it became part of the Cheshire Lines Committee group.

The station was closed in 1972 but re-opened (as Aigburth) in 1978 as part of the Merseyrail system. It is now part of Merseyrail's Northern Line.

Aigburth has a staffed ticket office. Access view the two platforms is via a footbridge. Services through the station are at up to every fifteen minutes frequency.
A Southbound Merseyrail train prepares to depart

View from the footbridge

View down the line towards Hunts Cross

Station building

Aigburth is the stop for the Otterspool Promenade
View up Platform 1, the footbridge can be seen