Groups & Travel Trade


Looking for a great day out for groups? Take advantage of the benefits offered by Mersey Ferries.

  • Great savings, with our special group rates. Download a PDF Groups Guide for products and great savings.
  • FREE coach parking at Woodside and Seacombe ferry terminal - Wirral. Coach parking in Liverpool.
  • Special group rates at Home Cafe at our Grade II listed Woodside ferry terminal, with great views of the waterfront, and also visit U-boat Story free of charge.
  • Services of a dedicated groups officer
  • Coach welcome scheme at The Albert Dock and Liverpool Cathedral.
With special rates and a variety of cruises throughout the year it's easy to create an exciting itinerary.

Mersey Ferries River Explorer Cruise

The famous Ferry across the Mersey river cruise - 50 minutes

Manchester Ship Canal Cruise

​Very popular with groups - A cruise along the Manchester Ship Canal departing from Liverpool or Salford Quays (Manchester). Full day excursion

​Summer Evening Cruise

​Summer Evening River Cruise with live music - 2 hours

Do The Double

​Great for value - combination ticket of the River Explorer Cruise & Open Top City Bus tour - 2 hours

Do The Treble

​Great for value - combination ticket of the River Explorer Cruise, Open Top City Bus tour and a Liverpool Cathedral tower tour - 3 hours

Day Tripper

​Great for value - Combination ticket of the River Explorer Cruise and admission into The Beatles Story Museum - 3 hours


Summer Evening Cruises 2019

Our 2-hour Summer Evening Cruises feature live music from the best local talent, a fully licensed bar and unbelievable views of Liverpool's UNESCO World Heritage Waterfront.
For groups planning a visit to Liverpool in 2019, the cruise is a great addition to any itinerary!
The ticket price is £12 per person for groups of 20 or more.
2019 Sailing Dates
​Saturday 18th May
​Saturday 1st June
​Friday 14th June
​Saturday 29th June
​Friday 12 July
​Saturday 27th July
​Friday 9th August
​Friday 16th August
​Friday 6th September
​Saturday 28th September
Cruises depart from Seacombe (Wirral) at 7.30pm and Pier Head (Liverpool) at 7.40pm.
Reservations are now being taken, please call 0151 330 1420 or email
Additional cruise information:
Light refreshments will be available for purchase on board. Any alcohol must be purchased on board the ferry.
Coaches can drop off and pick up at Canada Boulevard just in front of the Mersey Ferries Pier Head Ferry Terminal.
The live music performance area is situated on the upper deck, which is accessible by stairs only. The main deck of the vessel is fully accessible and includes accessible toilet and bar area.
The music artists will be confirmed early in 2019 and may be subject to change.