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Passengers Totalling 34,000 Travel by Sea During Isle of Man's TT Fortnight

13th June 2018
Motor cyclists disembark in Douglas from fastferry Manannan for the famous annual TT Races which took place recently. There has been an increase in initial bookings for the event in 2019. Motor cyclists disembark in Douglas from fastferry Manannan for the famous annual TT Races which took place recently. There has been an increase in initial bookings for the event in 2019. Photo: IOM Steam-Packet - twitter

#FerryNews - Passengers totalling 34,000 according to Isle of Man.com travelled by sea over the TT fortnight.

The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company says final figures for this year are 'on a par' with 2017.

13,236 motorbikes were also transported between May 23rd and June 8th.

The Ben-my-Chree and Manannan worked around the clock to transport passengers whilst MV Arrow covered freight services.

The Steam Packet says more than 11,000 passengers travelled from Heysham with over 12,500 travelling from Liverpool.

For more on this and bookings for 2019's TT Races click here.

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