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Getting to Ness

Ness Botanic Gardens is located appoximately 20 miles south of Liverpool and 10 miles west of Chester on the Neston Road in between the villages of Ness and Burton. 

Get directions to Ness Botanic Gardens via Google maps (opens external link)


By Car or coach

Postcode for sat nav: CH64 4AY 

20 miles south of Liverpool - M53 junction 4, follow signs

10 miles west of Chester - M56 end; A5117 (signposted North Wales), right onto A540, follow signs

From North Wales A550, left onto A540, follow signs.


By Bus

487 Liverpool - Ness Gardens (Mon-Sat every 1/2 hour)

488 Liverpool - Ness Gardens (Sundays/bank holidays only)

22 Chester - West Kirby (Mon-Sat every hour).  Alight in Little Neston (by Royal Oak pub), Ness Gardens is just under a 1 mile walk towards Burton Village.

For more information contact 0871 200 22 33 or visit Traveline (external link)


By Train

Alight at Neston Station (Bidston-Wrexham line) and  transfer to bus 487/488 (bus journey is approximately 13 minutes).

For more information contact 08457 484950 or visit the National Rail Journey Planner (external link)


National Cycle Route

2 miles south of national route 56 & the Wirral Way.

1 mile north of national route 568.

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