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Enjoy the fresh air and incredible views of Liverpool’s skyline with our 10 minute commuter and cross river sailings. Our Commuter Service departs from Pier Head and Seacombe each weekday morning and evening. Cross river services operate Monday to Friday, and depart from Pier Head and Seacombe.

Due to national lockdown restrictions, all weekend services are currently suspended.
 
Face coverings must be worn at all times on the ferry and in the terminals to help keep everyone safe. Don’t forget to leave extra time for your journey and keep your distance from your fellow passengers. Find more information and prices on our Current Service Information page.

Duration – 50 minutes. Available daily throughout the year 2021

Take a ferry ‘cross the Mersey and see one of the greatest waterfronts in the world! This is a ‘must do’ experience as part of any group visit to Liverpool. Visitors can sit back, relax and soak in the rich and fascinating history of the city aboard the world famous Mersey Ferry. Guided by expert commentary throughout the 50-minute trip, the River Explorer Cruise offers stunning views of the UNESCO World Heritage Waterfront.

Our on-board café serves refreshments and snacks, and our indoor and outdoor seating means you can travel in comfort whatever the weather! Cruises depart daily throughout the year and include free entry to U-boat Story.

Cruise fact sheets available in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese & Mandarin.

Group Rate 20+ £8.50pp (published rate £11pp).

Bookings & Reservations

To book or make a reservation, please call our group booking team on 0151 330 1420 (Monday to Friday 9am - 4.30pm) or alternatively email groups@merseyferries.co.uk