King Harry Ferry

The magical crossing of the Fal River running every 20 minutes.

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King Harry Ferry

The King Harry Ferry connects St Mawes and the Roseland with Feock, Truro and Falmouth and is an iconic part of Cornwall’s history.


Route :: Feock - Philleigh
Runs :: 7 Days a week all year round
Info & Bookings :: 01872 862312
Sailing Time :: 10 mins
Distance :: 300m

Established in 1888, it connects St Mawes and the Roseland Peninsula with Feock, Truro and Falmouth by avoiding the alternative 27 mile route through Truro & Tresillian.

Each year the King Harry Ferry saves 5 million car miles, 1.7 million kg of CO2 and ¾ of a million litres of fuel. It carries 300,000 cars every single year.

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One of only five chain ferries in England, it departs every 20 minutes from each side, 7 days a week and the ferry is a key transport link for visitors and locals alike.

The King Harry Ferry offers its passengers the chance to avoid miles of congested roads and once aboard you can get out and enjoy the slow river crossing which takes in one of Cornwall’s deepest and most beautiful rivers – the Fal River.

The new ferry with its glass side, chain viewing windows and touch screen information display is combining state of the art technology with a traditional friendly service.

King Harry Ferry News

Apprenticeship: King Harry Ferry

Apprenticeship: King Harry Ferry

Until 29 June

Providing a first class customer service to act as first point of contact for customers, ensuring all queries are dealt with in an efficient manner and creating positive relationship with the customers.

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Film on the Ferry: Perfect Storm (12)

Film on the Ferry: Perfect Storm (12)

9 August

The King Harry Ferry is transformed into a floating cinema and brings you: Perfect Storm - 12 (2000). Tickets £9/£7.

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A Dawn Fanfare for HM Queen on the King Harry Ferry

A Dawn Fanfare for HM Queen on the King Harry Ferry

11 June

A Dawn Fanfare in Cornwall to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's 90th Birthday on board the King Harry Ferry. Time: 6am.

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