The operator Isle of Man Steam Packet Company offers up to regular daily crossings to Douglas on the Isle of Man, which can be booked here through AFerry
Ferries to and from Heysham
When you travel with Isle of Man Steam Packet you will find the Ocean Avenue shop selling a wide variety of products including newspapers and magazines. If you fancy something a bit to eat or a quick drink you will also find a choice of bars and restaurants on board. Steam Packet chefs and staff use Fairtrade and local produce from the Isle of Man meaning your food is not only delicious but kind on the environment too.
The town of Heysham is an interesting old fishing port. It acts as a gateway to the nearby popular seaside resort Morecambe and one of England's oldest cities, Lancaster. Worth exploring in Heysham is the new Heritage Centre, the public gardens and the ruins of the ancient chapel St Patrick's, close to St Peter's Church.
Heysham Ferry Port offers frequent sailings to Douglas on the Isle of Man and is the most popular way of getting to the Isle of Wight from England. Ferries to the Isle of Man can be booked online with AFerry.
Heysham port facilities
The Heysham Passenger Terminal has extensive facilities which include a TV/Video Lounge, Children's Play Area, Baby Changing room, Disabled Toilet & vending machines for hot & cold refreshments & snacks. Also a Little Chef Express offers a menu of hot and cold meals and drinks.
The Terminal has wheelchair access. If assistance with boarding is needed, this should be requested when booking. You will find the nearest petrol station about 1.5 miles away in Oxcliffe Road (The Tibicar Filling Station).
Car Parking (at owner's risk) is available adjacent to the Terminal Building. Ample space is available and no advance booking is required. The car park charges per 24hrs with a maximum stay of 28 days.
Getting to Heysham
Exit M6 J34 & follow A589 to Morecambe & Heysham for 3.5 miles. At 2nd roundabout take A683 to Heysham which is 3.5 miles away. Follow signs for Ferry Port which is at the west end of Heysham village.
Stagecoach Ribble operate a bus service from Combermere Road in Heysham. This is approximately a 10-minute walk to the passenger terminal.
Isle of Man Steam Packet
Passenger Terminal, South Quay, Heysham, Lancashire, LA3 2XE, United Kingdom