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5. Topsham Ferry

Please note: We plan to operate the ferry on the dates times below (subject to low tides)


Monday 16th July – between 1100 – 1500

Tuesday 17th July – closed

Wednesday 18th July – between 1200 - 1600

Thursday 19th July – between 0930 - 1630

Friday 20th July – between 0930 - 1700

Saturday 21st July – between 0930 – 1700

Sunday 22nd July – between 09.30 - 1700



The ferry runs across the river Exe, between the landing in Ferry Road, Topsham, and Topsham Lock on the western bank of the river. There is no road access to Topsham Lock but it is on the Exe Valley Way walking route.

Times of operation

These depend on tide and weather conditions, so please call 07801 203338 to confirm. Anticipated days and times are:

Summer (Easter to September)

Daily except Tuesdays
9.30am to 5.30pm (except at low tides)


Weekends and bank holidays
10.00am to 5.00pm (except at low tides)


One way fare £1.25 per person (under 5 years old free)

Dogs, bicycles, pushchairs etc 65p