Please take care when travelling to and from the festival. There are many ways to get to the festival including walking, cycling or using Merseyrail and Merseytravel services. If you are driving to Africa Oyé please bear in mind that the festival site will be very busy, so parking will be limited.
Why not choose a healthier and greener option by cycling or walking, or utilising public transport where possible? Please note: Car parking in the immediate vicinity of the festival is limited, and predominantly for residents.
If you are cycling to Africa Oyé, please see the map/follow the directions on the website below. You can always use Citybike, the 24 hour on-street bike hire service, providing bicycles for hire for residents and visitors from an increasing number of automated stations across Liverpool city centre and the surrounding area. Visit citybikeliverpool.co.uk
Getting the train to Oyé couldn’t be easier with Merseyrail. Sefton Park is in walking distance from St Michaels station on the Hunts Cross line. Take the Northern Line towards Hunts Cross and get off at St Michaels. Walk down Belgrave Road to Aigburth Road, then cross the road onto Lark Lane and walk the full length of Lark Lane and you’ll come to Sefton Park. The walk is about 1 mile.
For ticket prices visit Merseyrail
Alternatively, you can plan your journey using the Merseyrail App, and also get live departure times and directions to each station. The Merseyrail App is available to download for free from the Apple App Store and Google Play for Android. Visit merseyrail.org
There are a number of buses that will take you to Sefton Park on Saturday and Sunday.
Route 75 from Liverpool ONE Bus Station or Great Charlotte Street to Ullet Road runs every 10 minutes on Saturday, every 20 minutes on Sunday. Routes 80 and 80A from Liverpool ONE Bus Station or Great Charlotte Street to Ullet Road combined services run every 10 minutes on Saturday, every 20 minutes on Sunday.
For full details of the bus or rail timetables call Traveline on 0151 236 7676 or visit merseytravel.gov.uk
Set your SatNav to L17 3AD. At Sefton Park turn onto Croxteth Drive and you will arrive at the Oyé site and a drop off point. If you have a space in your car, or you are in need of a lift, check out GoCarShare.com
Traveling from outside the North West?
Travel website www.gopili.co.uk can help you find cheap tickets to Liverpool by comparing in one search all transportation modes: train, coach and plane.