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Torpoint Ferry

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Torpoint Ferry
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From:  Devonport, Devon
To:  Torpoint, Cornwall
Distance:  0.6 km (0.4 miles)
County
Devon • Cornwall
Toll
free (motorcycles), £2.00 (less that 3.5t MGW), £4.90 (2 axle vehicles over 3.5t MGW). Vehicles with trailers are charged more (correct as of 18/11/19)
On road(s)
A374
The ferry

The Torpoint Ferry (or rather Ferries) are 3 chain-link ferries that form part of the A374 between Torpoint in Cornwall, and Devonport, Plymouth. There is an 18t MGW limit for all vehicles on the ferry.

The ferry's toll is collected on entering Plymouth for all vehicles excluding motorcyles, which are collected in the reverse direction; pedestrians are free.

Ferries

Name IMO Operator Dates Notes
Lynher II 9310941 Torpoint Ferry Joint Committee 2005-date 73 cars
Plym II 9310927 Torpoint Ferry Joint Committee 2005-date 73 cars
Tamar II 9310939 Torpoint Ferry Joint Committee 2005-date 73 cars
Lynher Torpoint Ferry Joint Committee 1961/6-2005 stretched in the 1980s to carry 50 cars
Plym Torpoint Ferry Joint Committee 1961/6-2005 stretched in the 1980s to carry 50 cars
Tamar Torpoint Ferry Joint Committee 1961/6-2005 stretched in the 1980s to carry 50 cars


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