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Liverpool - Douglas is one of our busiest routes - sailings regularly sell out at busy periods
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Liverpool - Douglas Ferry Operators

    • 12 Sailings Weekly 2 hr 45 min
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Liverpool Douglas Ferry reviews

  • "Excellent Service"

    Hassle free, luggage checked-in at desk so didn't have to worry about climbing stairs with them.

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  • "Rough sea "

    The staff were fantastic looked after everyone on board it was a very rough sail, they went over and above their job.

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  • "Great crossing"

    Had the pleasure of making the crossing on the Manannan Cat, an impressive ship. Reserving seats didn't prove necessary as there are enough seats during peak times. Anyone can take up a free seat in the lounge section (the executive lounge is policed more firmly). They had relative recent movies on in 2 screening rooms, which our kids enjoyed. Have not tried the traditional ferry.

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  • "Brilliant!"

    Very good experience. Ran very smoothly. Very professional. Well done Steam Packet. We wouldnt hesitate in using you again.

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Liverpool to Douglas Ferry

Connecting the city of Liverpool on the coast of England with the town of Douglas on the Isle of Man, this ferry route is one of the most popular ferry routes that connects the Isle of Man with the mainland of England.

With up to 12 ferries running per week, provided by 1 ferry operator, and with sail times of around 2 hours and 45 minutes, there are plenty of ferries to choose from, so book now with Direct Ferries, to find the best ferry at the best price for you.

Liverpool to Douglas Ferry

The city of Liverpool is one of the oldest port cities in England, thanks to its perfect position on the coast, where it has easy access to the rest of UK, and is known as a shipbuilding city that has been active for many centuries, and is an incredibly popular place to visit thanks to its unique redbrick buildings, and access to the rest of the UK. The ferry port here provides ferries to Ireland, Northern Ireland, and the Isle of Man, and the ferry terminal has plenty of facilities, including access to the main city.

The town of Douglas is the main access point to Isle of Man, and has the beautiful architecture and cobbled streets that most will come to expect. Overlooking the bay and the rolling hills of the island, Douglas is the perfect introduction to the Isle of Man, and provides links to the other parts of the island, especially through its unique steam train. The ferry port here is serviced by ferries from Ireland, Northern Ireland, and England, and the terminal is located within the town, allowing easy access to the town’s facilities and transport links.


Liverpool to Douglas Ferry Schedule

The ferry schedule for this ferry route has up to 12 ferries running per week, provided by 1 ferry operator, so there is not one single ferry timetable available here. Indeed, ferry timetables for this ferry route can be affected by many separate factors, such as seasonal factors, changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operator, and so on, but here at Direct Ferries, we will always give you the most relevant information regarding ferry sailings, so you can find the best ferry at the best time for you.


How long does the Ferry to Douglas from Liverpool take?

Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 2 hours and 45 minutes, but be sure to bear in mind that sail times can change at any minute, due to numerous reasons, such as changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operator, and external factors such as weather conditions at the time of sail. This means that all sail times that are given here are to be taken as estimates only, and be sure to check before you book, what your expected sail time will be.


Liverpool to Douglas Ferry Prices

How much the ferry to Douglas from Liverpool will cost is defined by many separate aspects, such as what time of year you are travelling, which ferry route you are travelling on, which ferry operator you are travelling with, how you are travelling, and other such factors, so there are multiple ferry fares on offer here. Instead, we recommend checking out our helpful fare finder tool, to find the best ferry at the best price for you, and be sure to sign up to our email newsletter, to be the first to hear about our latest deals and offers.


Can I take my Car on the Ferry to Douglas from Liverpool?

You are currently able to take your car with you on this ferry route.