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Manchester Ship Canal Cruise

Manchester Ship Canal Cruises 2022 - Sail to Latchford Locks and back!

Mersey Ferries’ fascinating Manchester Ship Canal round-trip Cruises sail from Liverpool and Wirral, travel along the captivating Manchester Ship Canal to the historic Latchford Locks and back, giving your group the opportunity to experience a round-trip in the same day!

During the trip, passengers will travel under bridges mostly unchanged since they were built over 125 years ago and experience the rich legacy of Victorian architecture and engineering masterpieces like the Grade II listed Runcorn Rail Bridge and the Latchford High Level Bridge.

At Latchford Locks the ferry will turn and start the return journey back to Liverpool and Wirral. As your group sail back along the canal, through Eastham Locks into the River Mersey, they will get a breath-taking view of the Mersey Estuary and Liverpool’s world famous waterfront in the distance.

The cruise includes Blue Badge Guide live commentary. There is a licensed bar and servery available on board, selling refreshments and snacks throughout the cruise.

Your group will depart from Liverpool or Wirral, sail to Latchford Locks and enjoy a return trip along the canal before being dropped at your original departure point.

Cruise duration - 5 to 6 hours

Manchester Ship Canal Cruise 2022 Group Rate

Mersey Ferries offers special rates for group visits. Prices are for groups of 20 or more adult visitors. To take advantage of this group rate, please pre-book by calling our team on 0151 330 1420 (Monday – Friday 9am – 4.30pm) or alternatively email ‚Äč

2022 Rate

Group Rate 20+ £40pp (Published rate £46pp)




Customers taking photographs of the canal
Mersey Ferry sailing along the canal