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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 2000 on Monday 16 May until 0630 on Tuesday 17 May
  • From 2100 on Tuesday 17 May until 0630 on Wednesday 18 May
  • From 2100 on Wednesday 18 May until 0630 on Thursday 19 May
  • From 2300 on Thursday 19 May until 0630 on Friday 20 May
  • From 2100 on Friday 20 May until 0630 on Saturday 21 May

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 30 May until 0630 on Tuesday 31 May
  • From 2100 on Tuesday 31 May until 0630 on Wednesday 1 June
  • From 2100 on Wednesday 1 June until 0630 on Thursday 2 June
  • From 2100 on Thursday 2 June until 0630 on Friday 3 June

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.