We are delighted that Lundy reopened on Tuesday 13th April.  Due to limited space, we will initially be taking day trip bookings on a weekly basis, so please contact us on the Monday of the week prior to the date you would like to travel. i.e. if you wish to travel on Tuesday 29th June, Thursday 1st or Saturday 3rd July, please call on Monday 21st June. Our phone lines open at 9.00hrs.  Tickets are limited and will be sold on a first come first served basis.  We apologise if the lines are busy but we will answer calls as quickly as we are able. 

Thank you for your patience. 

To book please telephone or call into the Lundy Shore Office, The Quay, Bideford, North Devon EX39 2EY or from April to October The Lundy Booking Office, The Pier, Ilfracombe, North Devon, EX34 9EQ.

We strongly advise booking to avoid disappointment especially during peak season.  The number of tickets for the ship are limited. 

We take Visa, Mastercard and cheques.

Bookings and Enquiries: 01271 863636 

Email: [email protected]

Alternatively contact Tourist Information Centres in North Devon, North Cornwall and West Somerset.

Please note pets (except assistance dogs) are not permitted on the island.

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2021 Fares

Adults £44.00

Child (under 16 yrs)  £22.50

Infant (under 4 yrs) Free of charge

Family Ticket – 2 adults and 2 children  £98.00

Discounts are available for Senior Citizens, Students, National Trust members, Groups, Schools and Coaches, on day return tickets only.

From Bideford and Ilfracombe the sailing time is under two hours.  Please be ready for boarding at least 45 minutes before departure time.


Bideford – Riverbank long stay car park is at the North end of the quay, charges are £3.00 for the day, pay and display.  

Ilfracombe – Marine Drive and Larkstone long stay car parks are on the opposite side of the harbour from our booking office and ship, charges are £4.40 for the day, pay and display.

Sat Nav

The postcode for the Bideford office is EX39 2EY and the postcode for the Ilfracombe office is EX34 9EQ.

Sailing Information Update

Passengers are requested to ring our Information Line on 01271 863636 after 8.00pm the evening before you sail to obtain an update on sailing conditions and times. 

In the event that the Captain decides that conditions are not suitable for day trip visitors you may change your booking to another date or obtain a refund.  

No refunds can be issued for sailings that actually take place.  It may be possible, providing we have been given 48 hours notice, to transfer tickets to another sailing that season.