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5. Topsham Ferry

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

 

Saturday 12th Jan - between 10:00 hrs to 14:00 hrs

Sunday 13th Jan - between 10:00 hrs to 14:30 hrs

 

Saturday 19th Jan - between 13:00 hrs to 16:00 hrs

Sunday 20th Jan - between 09:15 hrs to 09:45 hrs and between 14:00 hrs to 16:00 hrs

 

Saturday 26th Jan - between 10:00 hrs to 14:00 hrs

Sunday 27th Jan - between 10:00 hrs to 15:00 hrs


  

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

 

Times of operation

These depend on tide and weather conditions.

The ferryman can be contacted during advertised operating times on 07801 203338 .

Summer (Easter to September)

Daily except Tuesdays: 9.30am to 5.30pm (except at low tides, where different details will be posted at the top of this page)

Winter (October to Easter)

Weekends and bank holidays: 10.00am to 5.00pm or dusk if earlier (except at low tides, where different details will be posted at the top of this page)

 

Fares

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

Dogs, bicycles, pushchairs etc 65p

(Customers with electric bicycles may have to wait to be taken separately to other passengers if ferry is busy)