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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£6.00 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 £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.

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    703
  • Very Good
    29
  • Average
    2
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • Mary G
    Trip type:
    Family
    Great fathers day trip to the tunnel trip
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 23rd June 2018
    Had a great trip to the Mersey tunnel tours. Very informative and interesting. So much put into the 2 hours and st only 6.00. A bargain. Thanks yo our guides Phil and Jen. Made it really fun. Would... Read full review
  • Tim B
    Swindon, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Fascinating insight into this feat of engineering.
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 23rd June 2018
    Great tour taking in the behind the scenes workings of the Mersey Tunnel. Opportunity to hear about the history of the tunnel construction as well as see how it all works today. Big thank you to our... Read full review
  • Ray O
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    the whole thing opened my eyes to what goes on behind the scenes in the Mersey Tunnels
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 23rd June 2018
    the tour was great until we had to walk up a couple of flights of stairs to the lift nearly killed me off but a very good tour. Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS
  • VisitEngland Quality Assured Tour - Tour Operator
VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS VisitEngland Quality Assured Tour - Tour Operator

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