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Ferry from Douglas to Liverpool

Depending on the season their are usually 1 daily and 10 weekly sailings between Douglas and Liverpool. The Douglas Liverpool ferry is operated by Steam Packet. Douglas Liverpool Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Douglas to Liverpool Ferry Times

The earliest ferry from Douglas to Liverpool typically departs Douglas at about 07:00. The average sailing time of a Douglas Liverpool ferry is approximately 2h 45m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 2h 45m.

Douglas Liverpool Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Douglas Liverpool ferries typically range between €55* and €410*. The average price is around €220*. The cheapest ferry prices from Douglas to Liverpool start from €28*. The average price for a foot passenger is €118*. The average price for a car ferry is €358*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time.

What is the distance between Douglas and Liverpool?

The distance between Douglas to Liverpool is approximately 112.0 miles (180.3km), or 97.4 nautical miles.

Is there a Douglas Liverpool car ferry?

Yes, Steam Packet offer a car ferry from Douglas to Liverpool. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Douglas and Liverpool.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Douglas Liverpool ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Douglas to Liverpool with Steam Packet.

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Douglas - Liverpool Route summary
Departure Country UK
Destination Country UK
No. of Operators 1
Operators Steam Packet
Average Price 279 €*
Average Daily Sailings 1
Average Weekly Sailings 10
Average Sailing Duration 2h 45m
First Ferry 07:00
Last Ferry 23:59
Distance 97 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Douglas to Liverpool?

The approximate duration for ferries from Douglas to Liverpool is 2h 45m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Douglas to Liverpool?

Douglas to Liverpool is approximately 258 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Douglas to Liverpool?

There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Douglas to Liverpool and this is
  • Steam Packet

How can I book ferry tickets from Douglas to Liverpool?

Book Douglas to Liverpool tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Douglas to Liverpool?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Douglas to Liverpool with
  • Steam Packet

Can you take your car on the ferry from Douglas to Liverpool?

Yes, you can travel with a car from Douglas to Liverpool with the following operators
  • Steam Packet

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Douglas to Liverpool?

Unfortunately, pets are not permitted on this ferry service.

How far is Liverpool from Douglas?

Douglas to Liverpool is approximately 97 nautical miles distance apart.

Douglas Guide

Douglas on the Isle of Man is a town and the island's capital. It is located at the mouth of the River Douglas which forms part of the town's harbour and commercial port. Situated on a bay that is roughly 2 miles long, Douglas is the main commercial hub on the island for business, finance, legal services, transport, shopping, entertainment and shipping.

There are many things to see and do in Douglas including the Tower Refuge which is a small castle like shelter built on Conister Rock in Douglas Bay as a sanctuary for shipwrecked sailors. Visitors also enjoy taking a ride on a horse drawn tram which operates along the promenade from the Sea Terminal to the Manx Electric Railway. There are also steam trains that run for 15 miles from Douglas railway station to Port Erin in the south of the island. Finally, for petrol heads, the Isle of Man TT motorcycle race, which is held annually, starts and ends in Douglas.

Douglas Port is the primary and only ferry port on the Isle of Man, with services connecting the island with the British Isles and the Irish mainland. The ferry terminal is situated on the waterfront, on Central Promenade, right in the heart of the city.

Liverpool Guide

The English city of Liverpool is located on the eastern side of the River Mersey estuary, in Merseyside in the north west of the country. The Liverpool Maritime Mercantile City been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site and includes the Pier Head, Albert Dock and William Brown Street. The city is also home to two of the most famous Premier League football clubs in the country; Liverpool Football Club and Everton Football Club and matches between the two clubs are referred to as the Merseyside Derby. Also hosted by the city is the world famous Grand National which is held at the city's Aintree Racecourse. From Liverpool's industrial past, railways, transatlantic steamships, electric trains and public trams were all pioneered in the city as methods of mass transport. The world's first railway tunnels were constructed under Liverpool and 1829 and 1836 and the world's first scheduled passenger helicopter service, which operated between Liverpool and Cardiff, started in 1950.

The Port of Liverpool is one of the largest ports in the UK and is home to passenger ferry services that depart to Belfast, Dublin and to the Isle of Man.

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