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Planned changes and overnight closures to both the Queensway (Birkenhead) and Kingsway (Wallasey) Mersey Tunnels.

The Kingsway (Wallasey) Mersey Tunnel will be subject to contraflow whilst we undertake essential maintenance work. One lane will be open in either direction during the following times:

  • From 2100 on Monday 29 November until 0630 on Tuesday 30 November
  • From 2100 on Tuesday 30 November until 0630 on Wednesday 1 December
  • From 2330 on Wednesday 1 December until 0630 on Thursday 2 December
  • From 2100 on Thursday 2 December until 0630 on Friday 3 December

When the contraflow is in place in the Kingsway (Wallasey) Mersey Tunnel, the Queensway (Birkenhead) Mersey Tunnel will remain fully open in both directions.

The above information is currently correct but closures may be subject to change. 

The Queensway (Birkenhead) Mersey Tunnel will be closed to all traffic on the following nights whilst we undertake essential maintenance work:

  • From 2100 on Monday 13 December until 0630 on Tuesday 14 December
  • From 2100 on Tuesday 14 December until 0630 on Wednesday 15 December
  • From 2100 on Wednesday 15 December until 0630 on Thursday 16 December
  • From 2330 on Thursday 16 December until 0630 on Friday 17 December

During the closure of the Queensway (Birkenhead) Mersey Tunnel, the Kingsway (Wallasey) Mersey Tunnel will remain fully open in both directions.

The above information is currently correct but closures may be subject to change.