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Mersey Ferry

Pier Head | Georges Parade, Liverpool L3 1DR, England
+44 151 330 1444
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Hop aboard one of our daily River Explorer Cruises for stunning views, fascinating history and unlimited sea air. An iconic Mersey Ferry will take you on a 50-minute journey that lets you explore the River Mersey's rich past... And present. You'll see the unrivalled and ever evolving UNESCO world heritage waterfront from the deck of this famous ferry.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“u boat” (242 reviews)
“round trip” (97 reviews)
“pier head” (128 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Pier Head | Georges Parade, Liverpool L3 1DR, England
Central Liverpool
+44 151 330 1444
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Thank doddsy96
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

the ferry trip is really good! it takes 50 mins and whilst on the boat you can listen to history of the coast line! you can get a family ticket or if a carer can get it free providing you have evidence of being a...More

Thank Chantelle C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great day on the water with some great audio commentary. I just wish they played the whole song!! There was good seating and even a bar available. I love the colorful boats.

Thank Kellyn H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great trip with just the right amount of commentary, Liverpool is a great city to see from the water!

Thank MrsFaz74
Reviewed 3 days ago

I made a day trip to Liverpool...planned it to perfection. I started with late breakfast and visited the Albert Dock area - taking in the Maritime Museum and Beatles Story. After a great lunch (Thai restaurant) I took a ferry on The Mersey. One can...More

Thank seow2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

We travelled from Salford Quays to Liverpool Pier Head on the Royal Iris making her last cruise of the season. It was an absorbing 6 hour trip from the modern Media City in Salford through the brilliant engineering of our Victorian forebears to the splendid...More

Thank derek492
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a brilliant trip. The Liverpool skyline looks fantastic from the Mersey Ferry and the accompanying commentary filled in many gaps in my knowledge of the area. We went on the round trip that takes about an hour and includes a visit to the U-Boat...More

Thank SteveG21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mersey Ferries, from the Pierhead in Liverpool, was a nice way to spend time on the river. We did the round trip excursion, and did not get off at either of the 2 stops on the other side of the river. We were supposed to...More

Thank TravelerELO
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Travelled on a Mersey ferry for the first time in over 20 years today and thoroughly enjoyed it. Great to see some of the investment that has been made in the landing stages and infrastructure.

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a school trip that I was a volunteer parent helper... upon queuing for the boat all pupils was excited. Once on we sat and enjoyed the views which yes it was cold and partly foggy but brilliant first time experience for me to...More

Thank Leanne L
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Ian G
27 September 2017|
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Response from lindale | Reviewed this property |
We paid £14.50 for each adult to include Spaceport & U boat experience (free) Well worth the cost as the Ferry trip (£10) is great with an informative commentary. Great for the complete trip...or allow half a day and get... More
Cheryl M
26 July 2017|
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Response from Gillian B | Reviewed this property |
I would say you need to check with the ferry company and the Mersey authorities, but start with the ferry company they might be able to arrange everything if its possible. They all seem so helpful.
Tim D
20 May 2017|
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Response from Patrick N | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, it is a flat fee of 9 pounds and you can turn up any time, ferries are every half hour or so