On board facilities

Ferry accessibility

Our two vessels - the Spirit of the Tyne and Pride of the Tyne – are both fully accessible to all passengers, including wheelchair-users. 

Pride of the Tyne ferry

The Pride of the Tyne ferry, which is mostly used for private trips, is a modern boat which can accommodate up to 240 passengers. There is a below deck bar, 'The Admiral's Locker', a main saloon area and an upper deck.  Both The Admiral's Locker and the main saloon are heated and all areas have seats.  The main saloon and one toilet are accessible to wheelchairs.

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