The following Manchester Ship Canal Cruise dates are scheduled for 2017. Tickets are on sale now. Did you know you also can purchase gift vouchers for future sailing dates now? Click here for more details.

Click here to download the 2017 brochure.

Most cruises include a stopover at the end of the cruise in Liverpool or Salford Quays before the return coach transfer to your starting point. Cruises which do not include a stopover are marked ‘No Stopover’.


A stopover highlighted in blue, indicates a 2 and ½ hour stopover*
A stopover highlighted in orange, indicates a 1 hour and ½ hour stopover*

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Seacombe/Liverpool to Salford Quays
(Cruise departs from Liverpool 10 minutes later than times shown)​
Salford Quays to Liverpool
Departure Dates Time Departure Date Time
​Thursday 5th October ​09:30 Friday 6th October 10:00
Monday 9th October (no stopover) 11:00 Tuesday 10th October (no stopover) 11:00

Pay a visit to the u-boat story at woodside ferry terminal  

On stopover cruises from Salford Quays to Liverpool, there is the option to visit U-boat Story at Woodside Terminal, Birkenhead. The exhibition tells the amazing story of the German World War II submarine U-534, which is located at the terminal. At the end of your visit the return coach transfer will collect you directly from Woodside Terminal.  If you wish to include this option as part of your day, please see the joint ticket prices.



*The Manchester Ship Canal is a commercial shipping channel and cruises can be delayed for reasons beyond our control. Our Captain will make every effort to arrive on time but please be prepared for possible delays . We cannot always guarantee time for stop-overs if we arrive late.

  • Babies under two are free, however they do need a ticket, to obtain one please call 0151 330 1003.
  • Non-collapsible wheelchair spaces on our return bus need to be reserved, please call 0151 330 1003.
  • Price includes coach return transport.
  • Please note: our online booking system does not accept American Express​