Getting to Birkenhead Sixth Form College is easy.

We are accessible from most parts of Wirral, Merseyside and Cheshire:

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Birkenhead Sixth Form College
Park Road West, Claughton 
CH43 8SQ

The main entrance to College faces Claughton Health Centre and Birkenhead Park.


Public Transport

Getting to College via public transport is easy from most parts of Wirral and Liverpool.

There are three options:

1. College Bus

The College operates four bus routes that offer a convenient and cost effective way to travel to College. Termly and yearly passes are available to purchase and work out at the equivalent of less than 50p per journey.

  • Annual passes cost £150 and can be paid in two instalments (September 2019 and January 2020)

  • Term passes cost £60 each for Term 1 and Term 2, £50 for Term 3

Bus passes can be purchased from the Finance Office on E corridor or online via our ParentPay shop by clicking here.

New students will be able to buy their bus passes at their Enrolment appointments.


The four bus routes are listed below. Click on each area for full route details:



2. Public Bus

Several dedicated education bus routes serve schools and colleges in the Birkenhead area with drop-off and pick-up points within walking distance from the College.

For the latest timetables and prices visit


3. Train

Our nearest rail station is Birkenhead Park, just a 10-15 minute walk through or around the park itself to College. Frequent trains travel along the West Kirby and New Brighton routes on the Wirral Line. Connections are available from: Liverpool (change to Wirral Line at Moorfields or James Street) Ellesmere and Chester. For more information, visit:




By Car

We are easily accessed by car just off the A5027 (Upton Road / Park Road North). We are a 5-minute drive from Birkenhead Town Centre and simple to drive to from other locations such as West Kirby, Wallasey, Hoylake and Liscard.

There is free parking available on the College Campus. Parking spaces are limited, however, street parking is also available nearby.