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Liverpool Comic Con 2020

Skynet have reported a major new event in 2020 but this doesn't mean you'll need to regenerate! 6-8 March is the date for all avengers to assemble as we return for another episode of Liverpool Comic Con!

There will be high profile guests and more full size props! And, we've gone Back To The Future with our prices, keeping them at 2019 rates - Great Scott! 

Liverpool Comic Con is known for giving you amazing guests, many of whom have never attended a UK convention before! We've had some great names in the past and we have plenty more lined up for you too, including...

  • Elijah Wood (Lord of the Rings)
  • Mickey Rourke (Sin City)
  • Chris Klein (American Pie & The Flash)
  • Thomas Nicholas (American Pie)
  • Tara Reid (American Pie)
  • Chris Owen (American Pie)
  • James Cosmo (Game of Thrones)
  • Jason David Frank (Power Rangers)
  • Stanislav Ivanevski (Harry Potter)
  • Josh Herdman (Harry Potter)
  • And more to be announced soon!


 Take a look at the highlights from 2019's event...


We don't just want to bring our visitors guests, cosplay, a traders hall and props, we want them to have a day to remember at Comic Con Liverpool with our many other attractions, such as...

  • Tabletop Gaming
  • Console Gaming Area
  • Scream Seekers Scare Crew
  • VR Podz
  • Breakout Escape Rooms
  • Kuckunniwi Lupine Dogs
  • DC Props
  • Thor's Hammer: Mjolnir
  • Live Artists
  • Boogie Storm (Friday only)
  • And much more!

This weekend promises to be a fun-filled, action-packed adventure for all Sci-Fi lovers, cosplayers, Anime devotees and comic book aficionados - so book your tickets now!

Accessible Tickets with Priority Entrance

We understand that everybody's requirements will be different and we want to ensure that everyone can enjoy the event equally. Therefore, we have a dedicated team of customer assistants waiting to help you get the right ticket to meet your requirements. Those purchasing accessibility tickets will need to register these details with our Customer Care team when they buy their ticket. Accessible tickets can only be booked through calling our Customer Care team on 0344 335 0437, or by visiting our on-site Box Office at the M&S Bank Arena (Please check opening times below).

Accessible tickets allow customers priority access to Comic Con Liverpool; avoiding the queue at main entrance and given priority for autographs and photo opportunities.

Upon arrival, customers will need to present their accessibility priority tickets to our venue stewards on arrival. 

Our on-site Box Office based at M&S Bank Arena Liverpool is open on Fridays from 9am-6pm. On event days, our on-site Box Office opens at midday and remains open until the main act is on stage.


  • Train

  • Plane

  • Bus

  • Car

From the south...

Virgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.

Exhibition Centre Liverpool is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to the venue. If travelling from outside Merseyside, you can catch an underground train to James Street station from Lime Street station, inclusive of the cost of your ticket.

Flying into Liverpool John Lennon Airport...

A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes or the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five minute walk of Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

Most Liverpool city centre bound buses will call at either Queen Square bus station (a 15-minute walk) or Liverpool ONE Bus Station, which is only a five minute walk to Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

The CityLink Route C4 bus links Queen Square bus station, James Street rail station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station to the venue. CityLink Route C4 operates every 20 minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays, between 7am – 8pm, with a maximum fare of £1 per journey. Merseytravel prepaid tickets, National Concessionary bus passes and Arriva day tickets are all valid on this service.

For up-to-date information on all bus, train and ferry services, call Traveline Merseyside on 0871 200 22 33, open 8am – 8pm, 364 days a year or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk

For all car journeys it's best to follow the white on brown tourist route signs for the Waterfront. These signs are visible on the major routes into the city. Exhibition Centre Liverpool is situated on the Kings Dock directly adjacent to the south side of the Albert Dock. Upon arrival, the Kings Dock entrance is clearly sign posted.

From the North...

Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront. 

From the South...

Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront. 

There is onsite parking and plenty of parking nearby, more information on driving to the venue and parking can be found here.


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