Edge Hill University is located in Ormskirk, approximately 15 miles NE of Liverpool.
There is a Merseyrail train service between Liverpool Central and Ormskirk every 15 mins from 6:00 up to 19:00, then every 30 mins, last train leaving Central at 23:40. The train takes about 50 minutes. There is a university bus service from nearby the station to the campus up to 21:00, or taxi, or 15 mins walk.
Upon arriving in Ormskirk, the bus (EH1) goes from the bus station (follow sign from rail station) at 0805, 0825, 0845 and every 20 mins onwards: same on Friday and Saturday. You should get off at the second stop (Creative Edge). Here’s a link:
There are a variety of airlines flying from Liverpool John Lennon Airport connecting you to destinations all over the world. Road works to and from the airport are scheduled between the hours of 20:00 and 07:00 Friday to Sunday the weekend of the Symposium, so plan accordingly.
More Info: https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/location/