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Mersey Tunnel Tours

PO Box 1976
No1 Mann Island
L69 3HN

Tel: 0151 330 4504

Tunnel Tour

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£6.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


Why not take the opportunity to participate in the popular Liverpool Queensway Mersey Tunnel Tour.

· A unique behind the scenes tour
· See the Control Room in Operation
· Go beneath the city and walk under the Tunnel road surface
· Visit a new Emergency Escape Refuge
· See the giant ventilation fans working
· Witness an engineering masterpiece first hand.

The tour takes approximately 2-3 hours and is held on a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday evening at 5pm and Saturday mornings at 10am. Suitable for children aged 10 years and over. The admission fee is £6.00.

For groups of 10 or more or educational groups, tours can be arranged at other times outside of our normal tour times.

Please note that there are many steps to walk up and down and that some areas can be a bit dirty and cold so please wear suitable clothing and footwear.

There are a small range of souvenirs available to purchase to commemorate your visit.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Liverpool city centre is approximately 45 minutes drive from Chester, Manchester and North Wales. From the M6 the M62 leads into the city from the east. If travelling from North Wales or Chester take the M56 and then the M53 to the city via the Kingsway Tunnel (toll).

Public Transport Directions

The Traveline Merseyside number is 0871 200 22 33 (National Call Rate) Textphone users can dial 18801 then 0871 200 22 33 for a Typetalk assisted call.

The service is available between 7am and 8pm on Mondays to Fridays and 8am to 8pm on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.


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Recent Reviews:

  • Joanocallaghan
    Trip type:
    Mersey tunnel
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th October 2016
    Excellent tour with great tour guides Billy and Phil a real hidden treasure and I would certainly recommend this to everyone Read full review
  • Siân B
    Trip type:
    Well worth a visit!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 15th October 2016
    We had a great time visiting the Queensway tunnel. What could possibly be a bit boring was made interesting & funny by our great guides Billy & Ryan. These guys are friendly and knowledgable - a... Read full review
  • michael s
    Trip type:
    BOHS / OHSI tour of the Queensway Tunnel
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 15th October 2016
    Mersey Tunnel tours arranged a customised version of the tour of the Queensway tunnel for delegates attending the BOHS / OHSI conference on Exposure Control and Containment. The tour covered the... Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016)


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