Ferries to Ireland
27 Ferry crossings from 22 Ports
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Open tickets are valid for up to 12 months from booking date (see ticket conditions).

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Open tickets are valid for up to 12 months from booking date (see ticket conditions).

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Ferry to Ireland

Ferries to and from Ireland have direct ferry connections with France, Spain, Scotland, Isle of Man, Wales and England.

Ireland Ferry Schedules & Timetables

There are approximately 30 daily sailings to Ireland. 5 ferry companies offer sailings to and from Ireland. Ferry Timetables can change throughout the year, use our deal finder for the most up to date sailing times. The fastest ferry to Ireland is via the Cairnryan to Larne ferry route.

Ireland Ferry Companies

  • Stena Line
  • P&O Ferries
  • Irish Ferries
  • Brittany Ferries
  • Steam Packet

Ferry from Scotland to Ireland

  • Cairnryan to Larne
  • Cairnryan to Belfast

Ferry from England to Ireland

  • Liverpool to Dublin
  • Liverpool Birkenhead to Belfast

Most popular questions

  • Which ferries travel to Ireland?

    Ferries to Ireland:
    • Liverpool
    • Pembroke
    • Holyhead
    • Cherbourg
    • Roscoff
    • Le Havre
    • Bilbao
    • Douglas
    • Fishguard
    • Inishmore
    • Inisheer
    • Inishmaan
  • What is the fastest ferry to Ireland?

    The fastest ferry crossing to Ireland is via the Inishmore to Rossaveel ferry, in approximately 40m.
  • What is the cheapest ferry to Ireland?

    The cheapest ferry to Ireland is $309 on average via the Holyhead to Dublin route. Ferry prices for Ireland can vary depending on what season you decide to travel.
  • What are the ferry ports in Ireland?

    Ireland Ferry Ports:
    • Dublin
    • Rosslare
    • Cork
    • Galway City Centre
    • Rossaveel
  • Can you take pets on the ferry to Ireland?

    Yes, passengers are allowed to bring pets onboard the ferries with certain ferry companies. However, please ensure that you have read all the operator guidelines on pets before travelling. Currently you can bring pets on ferries with the following operators

Routes and Ports in Ireland

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