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Book Ferries to Ireland, France and the UK

You can use to book Irish Ferries between Ireland and the UK between Dublin and Holyhead and between Pembroke and Rosslare. This company also provide a ferry service to France between Rosslare and Cherbourg, Rosslare and Roscoff and Dublin and Cherbourg. See below for the latest prices and sailing times.

Irish Ferries Offers - Our Lowest Prices & Deals

  • Holyhead - Dublin

    • 1 x Foot Passenger(s) Return
      Travel: 04/01/2017 - 11/01/2017
    • from: £64
    • Irish Ferries
    • passenger(s)

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  • Holyhead - Dublin

    • Car + 2 Return
      Travel: 18/10/2016 - 25/10/2016
    • from: £172
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    • passenger(s)

Irish Ferries Offers - Our Lowest Prices & Deals

  • Holyhead - Dublin

    • Car + 4 Return
      Travel: 19/10/2016 - 19/10/2016
    • from: £268
    • Irish Ferries
    • passenger(s)

Sailing Information & Ferry Times

  • Cherbourg - Rosslare

    • Timetable
    • up to 4 crossings per week
    • 17hrs 30mins
  • Rosslare - Cherbourg

    • Timetable
    • up to 3 crossings per week
    • 18hrs 30mins
  • Dublin - Holyhead

    • Timetable
    • up to 7 crossings per day
    • from 2hrs
  • Holyhead - Dublin

    • Timetable
    • up to 7 crossings per day
    • from 1hr 49mins
  • Pembroke - Rosslare

    • Timetable
    • up to 2 crossings per day
    • 4hrs 1min
  • Rosslare - Pembroke

    • Timetable
    • up to 2 crossings per day
    • 4hrs 1min
  • Roscoff - Rosslare

    • Timetable
    • up to 3 crossings per week
    • 17hrs 30mins
  • Rosslare - Roscoff

    • Timetable
    • up to 2 crossings per week
    • 17hrs 30mins
  • Cherbourg - Dublin

  • Dublin - Cherbourg

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On board your ferry

Holyhead / Dublin
If sailing between Holyhead and Dublin, you can choose the Fast Ferry the Jonathan Swift. Travelling at a speed of 39 knots, you could arrive in just 1 hour and 49 minutes! You could also choose the conventional ferry the Ulysses. This is the largest car ferry on the Irish sea and offers an unparalleled sailing experience. On board both ships, you'll find comfortable seating and excellent cabins as well as a shop, restaurant and a café. The Jonathan Swift also features two bars.

Ireland / France
The Oscar Wilde is the most luxurious ship to sail between Rosslare and France with bright airy cabins, stylish lounges and a wide choice of entertainment and dining options. On board, there are three restaurants, a café and a shop. Every night there is also a very popular cabaret show and piano music at Oscar's Piano Bar. From the early afternoon until early evening there is also children's entertainment including a treasure hunt, disco and even a magic show!

Rosslare / Pembroke
The Isle of Inishmore is one of Europe's largest, well equipped, most modern car ferries. On board, as well as comfortable seating and large relaxing cabins, you'll find a shop, children's play area, a café and a restaurant.

Club class seating

If travelling between the UK and Ireland, you could also upgrade to Club Class Seating for a real taste of luxury and extra benefits including:

✔ Priority Boarding - express boarding for motorists.

✔ Reserved Seating - your very own comfortable seating area.

✔ Free Wifi in Club Class! with a state of the art satellite connection

✔ Complimentary Drinks and Snacks - teas, coffee, wine and minerals.

✔ Complimentary Newspapers

✔ Exclusive Lounge Bar - serving a wide range of delicious food and drink.

✔ Power Points - for laptops DVDs and mobile chargers (availability depending on ship).

✔ 10% Discount - on selected best-selling products.

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All Irish Ferries Reviews

based on 264 reviews
Irish Ferries
  • 12 August 2016
    Little value for the money
    • Rosslare to Pembroke with Irish Ferries

      Expensive Poor facilities for dogs Food not ok

      Review by Arno, Couple.

  • 11 August 2016
    Great experience.
    • Pembroke to Rosslare with Irish Ferries

      Lovely atmosphere on the ship. Clean toilets. Good range of food outlets.

      Review by Helen, Couple.

  • 26 July 2016
    Summer family holiday
    • Dublin to Holyhead with Irish Ferries

      Everything was perfect except when we were in the car waiting to get off the ferry. We had to sit in the car for 30 minutes waiting - not a lot of fun with 3 children in the back of the car.

      Review by Anonymous, Family with young children.

  • 20 July 2016
    • Dublin to Holyhead with Irish Ferries

      Pleasant experience as always on this crossing. Staff are always most pleasant.

      Review by Anonymous, Couple.

  • 09 July 2016
    • Dublin to Holyhead with Irish Ferries

      Never again too noisy and vibration, boat much better

      Review by Pm , Couple.

Pet Booking Information

Routes between Ireland and Britain

To book your pet, just choose your route and then select the number of cats or dogs you are sailing with. If you don't see this option, please call us before you make your booking.

Pets can travel in the kennels provided or free of charge in your car. If travelling on foot, pets must be transported to and from the ferry in a secure, rigid and appropriate pet cage or box which you must supply. Family pets are not allowed on the passenger decks at any time. Guide dogs can travel with their owners and are welcome throughout the ship.

Note that you a need a pet passport to travel between the UK and Ireland. For more information on pet passports, please read our Pet Travel Guide.

Please note that pet booking online is currently not available on Irish Ferries' France routes.