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.

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Recent Reviews:

  • Sally G
    Chester, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Tunnel Tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 20th September 2018
    Went with friends for a friend’s birthday treat! Billy and Ryan were excellent guides and very informative about the tunnels and the buildings including the history! Please don’t split them up... Read full review
  • liverpoolguide
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Very interesting and enjoyable
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 20th September 2018
    Just like the cities football teams and cathedrals Liverpool has two Mersey Tunnels. The first tunnel linked Liverpool with Birkenhead and was opened in 1934. The second tunnel connects Liverpool... Read full review
  • gordonm213
    Northampton, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Solo travel
    Mersey Tunnel Tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th September 2018
    I thought this tour was going to be boring...... how wrong was I. It was great from the word GO. The guides that I had were Jenny and Billy. I would like to say that they are the best tour guides I... Read full review

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Opening Times

Open (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)

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