Mersey Tunnel Tours

Merseytravel
PO Box 1976
No1 Mann Island
Liverpool
Merseyside
L69 3HN

Tel: 0151 330 4504

Mersey Tunnel Tours

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£8.00 per ticket

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

About

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 £8.00.

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.

TripAdvisor

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    1112
  • Very Good
    41
  • Average
    5
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    3

Recent Reviews:

  • DBluenose
    Chester, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Mersey Tunnel Tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th October 2019
    Excellent tour, which was well led by Phil & Ryan. It includes things like the old control room, the huge ventilation shafts and going beneath the tunnel road surface. Would highly recommend. Read full review
  • packard999
    Taverham, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Simply great
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th October 2019
    Finally a tour of a national item with real passion. Honest simple language no gimmicks (just a torch) ideal for any age group. Well worth it and shows all the workings behind the scene Andy and... Read full review
  • snowfamily1
    Torquay, United Kingdom
    excellent tour ,very interesting ,fantastic value ,a 'must' if you are visiting Liverpool
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th October 2019
    This tour really exceeded all expectations with fantastic guides who showed us all the workings of the Queensway Tunnel -ventilation fans ,the control room ,the road and inside the Georges Dock... Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)

Gradings

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