Echo Arena, located on the former King’s Dock, is the eleventh largest venue in the United Kingdom and is part of the ACC Liverpool complex. The arena has a special design and has been awarded a string of environmental and architectural awards. The venue opened on 12th of January 2008. This prominent site has a capacity of 11,000 seats. This venue hosted events like MTV Music Awards, X Factor, MOBO Awards.
Echo Arena is located on Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront and it’s very simple to reach the venue by car, train or bus.
By train and tube: if you can travel to James Street station, the arena will be in about 10-minute walk away. This is the closest rail station, so if you are not fond of walking, you'd better catch a bus (see below).
By bus: The Liverpool One bus station is very close, just five minutes walk and is served by multiple bus routes.
By car: The arena is located in less than a 20-minute drive from the UK motorway and is adjacent to Liverpool’s main through-road. Just follow the A562 direction and you will not miss it.
International: If you are travelling from or to Liverpool John Lennon Airport, the surest way is to take a cab (25 min ride) or a bus (lines 82A,500,800).
Visitors can make use of 1600 spaces for secure parking 24/7 at Liverpool Waterfront Car Park or 3,000 car parking spaces at an NCP car park just a few minutes away. Both parking lots have plenty of spots reserved for Blue Badge holders.
Access for people with special needs
Echo Arena is accessible for any visitor; the site is equipped with accessible toilets, ramped entrances, as well as accessible drop-off areas. Assistance dogs are allowed on the premises.