The World Famous Mersey Ferries

Seacombe Terminal Now Reopened

We’re happy to announce Mersey Ferries services to Seacombe, Wirral, is now open following a major upgrade of the ferry terminal that has welcomed passengers for hundreds of years. See here for details of the works.

Woodside Terminal Temporary Closed for refurbishment

As we welcome back Seacombe Ferry Terminal, we are saying a temporary farewell to Woodside Ferry Terminal, Wirral. It is now set for a similar upgrade closely linked to wider regeneration plans for the local area.  See here for details of the works.


The River Explorer Cruise - Ferry 'cross the Mersey.

Take a 50-minute cruise on the River Mersey and see the spectacular view of the Liverpool waterfront.

The River Mersey has an incredibly rich and varied history, and the ferry service is itself more than 850 years old.

Whilst on board you can enjoy a fascinating commentary detailing the interesting history of the ferry you can hop on board the country’s only Dazzle Ferry.

Mersey Ferries ‘Snowdrop’ is covered in eye-catching motifs designed by Sir Peter Blake. There’s an exhibition on board too where you can learn more about the role of Dazzle Ships and the role that the Mersey Ferries played in World War One.

The River Explorer Cruise operates hourly from Pier Head (Liverpool), Seacombe and Woodside terminals. You can start your journey at any terminal, and a return ticket allows you to break your journey at any terminal and rejoin the cruise later in the day. Check River Explorer prices and tickets here

Manchester Ship Canal Cruise

Mersey Ferries also operates a Manchester Ship Canal Cruise, which is a truly memorable journey along the 35-mile stretch of canal. Including a lively commentary, revealing insight into the facts, history and drama of one of Britain's major waterways.

The six-hour cruise departs from both Seacombe and Pier Head (Liverpool) and from Salford on selected dates from April to October. The refurbished vessels provide excellent facilities including a licensed bar and servery selling refreshments and snacks throughout the cruise. Check Manchester Ship Canal prices and tickets here

Eureka! Science + Discovery

A must see with all the family - check out this fun and educational attraction at Seacombe Ferry Terminal.