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Tickets for Liverpool River Cruise & Sightseeing Bus Tour

Cathedrals, museums, a WWII submarine and more from the land and the water!

River Explorer Cruise
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
Hop-on Hop-off Bus
Open today: 10:00 - 16:30
Mersey Ferries
Registered address: PO Box 1976, L69 3HN, Liverpool, GB
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Start time: 10:00
Last admission: 1 hour before closing
Duration: 2h
Audio guide: English
Max group size: 20
Wheelchair accessible
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Live guide: English
Smartphone tickets accepted

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What's included

Mersey Ferry Cruise
Hop-on hop-off City Explorer Tour

What's not included

Drinks and refreshments (available on the ferry cruise)

Important information

* Your Bus Tour ticket can either be used on the same day as your cruise or the following day * Access to the hop-on hop-off bus for 24 hours
  • Stop at 14 stops around Liverpool on the City Explorer Tour with a live guide, valid for 24 hours
  • See the city from the water, and the sights on the waterfront aboard The Mersey Ferry

Visit 14 iconic stops on the City Explorer Tour bus and learn about the city from a live guide. Then board the Mersey Ferry to see more of Liverpool from the water.

Hop on and hop off around The Beatles' hometown on the City Explorer Tour and see the sights in your own time! Visit 14 iconic stops and get the lowdown on Liverpool's culture and history with a live guide on every bus.

Then, take to the water! The Mersey Ferry gives you unparalleled views of the ever-changing Liverpool waterfront. A highlight along the way is The Beatles Story, located on the historic Albert Dock.

Swap your smartphone voucher for a paper ticket at Mersey Ferries Liverpool The Gerry Marsden Ferry Terminal. Here you will also be given your ticket for the bus.


  • Pier Head: Mon-Fri: Boats depart hourly
  • Seacombe: Boats depart at 20 minutes past the hour
  • Woodside: Closed until September 2024 for refurbishment
  • You can do 1 loop only, but you can get off at any terminal and hop


  • Mon-Fri: first bus from Albert Dock at 10:00, every 15 min until 15:00, then every 30 min until the last bus at 16:30
  • Sat & Sun: first bus from Albert Dock at 10:00, every 15 min, last at 16:30
River Explorer Cruise
Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00
Thursday 10:00 - 16:00
Friday 10:00 - 16:00
Saturday 10:00 - 18:00
Sunday 10:00 - 18:00
Monday 10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 16:00
Hop-on Hop-off Bus
Wednesday 10:00 - 16:30
Thursday 10:00 - 16:30
Friday 10:00 - 16:30
Saturday 10:00 - 16:30
Sunday 10:00 - 16:30
Monday 10:00 - 16:30
Tuesday 10:00 - 16:30
  • Cancellation is possible until 72 hours before your visit.
  • Rescheduling is possible until 72 hours before your visit.

Ratings & reviews

6 verified customer reviews
3 reviews
Gary,  United Kingdom United Kingdom
11 Mar 2024
Was a lovely hour on the Mersey.
Liverpool River Cruise & Sightseeing Bus Tour
Andrew,  United Kingdom United Kingdom
08 Oct 2022
Very friendly and informative staff. Great atmosphere, and a good route.
Liverpool River Cruise & Sightseeing Bus Tour
Sue,  United Kingdom United Kingdom
13 Jan 2020
Fab, love Liverpool
Liverpool River Cruise & Sightseeing Bus Tour

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