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The 146th Open, Royal Birkdale


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For over 150 years, the world’s best players have faced the unrelenting challenge of links golf at The Open, golf’s oldest championship. Situated in the North-West coast of England, Royal Birkdale is one of the world’s most magnificent courses, located on a rolling landscape near the town of Southport, 20 miles north of Liverpool City Centre.


Now hosting for its 10th time from 16th-23rd July, the site invites golf fans to witness the world’s greatest players tackle one of golf’s most challenging courses.

Why not leave the car at home, enjoy a drink and get there by bus? Simply catch the 47 service directly to Birkdale. Click here for timetable details.

For the Open Golf Championship a shuttle bus will also operate the following timetable between Birkdale and Southport...


The Open Shuttle Timetable

This service operates every 20 minutes operating directly to Birkdale from Lord Street (Monument), taking approximately 15 minutes. The return trip from Birkdale back to Lord Street also operates a 20 minute service and takes approximately 25 minutes as it operates via Ocean Plaza. 


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