Thelwall Ferry

As at August 2022 the ferry operates at the following times:

Monday to Saturday:

  • 07:00 till 09:00
  • 12:00 till 14:00
  • 16:00 till 18:00


  • 12:00 till 14:00
  • 16:00 till 18:00


More details on the Bilway Marine website (scroll down for Thelwall details)

Looking east along the Manchester Ship Canal from Thelwall Ferry landing (Thelwall Viaduct visible):

2022.05 Thelwall Ferry - the MSC 2

The noticeboard (the times above for Sundays are correct, the ferry DOES run). The fee stated on the noticeboard is still correct!!

2022.05 Thelwall Ferry - Noticeboard

The old ferry boat (retired). The new (current) boat is much, much more suitable (image to follow)

2022.05 Thelwall Ferry - the old boat


3 months 1 week ago