This train station is situated on the Northern Line of the Merseyrail network and serves Aigburth, a prosperous suburb of Liverpool.
Northbound trains go to Liverpool city centre (Liverpool Central and Moorfields) and on to Southport. Trains travelling south go to Hunts Cross.
Aigburth Train Station is located on Mersey Road, a residential street (postcode L17 6AG). Facilities include a ticket office, covered seating, and a small car park. Parking is free for rail users.
Otterspool Park, a recreational area on the banks of the River Mersey, is just a short walk from the station.