Covid-19 Coronavirus

We continue to operate our schedules playing a critical role in the supply chain and facilitating essential travel. We have introduced additional measures at ports and onboard our ships to ensure that both passengers and crew can Travel Safe. In accordance with public health guidelines, it is required to wear face coverings onboard our ships where social distancing isn’t possible. In certain ports, the wearing of face masks is mandatory in terminal buildings.

 For bookings made directly with Irish Ferries, we are offering the following options:

  • 1. AMEND your travel dates for FREE on bookings due to travel up to 05 October. Travel to end of 2020.
  • 2. Cancel your booking due to travel up to and including 05 October and get a credit for travel to end of 2021.

See our COVID-19 FAQs for more details. If you are due to travel in the coming 3 weeks, cancellation requests should be made by phone:
In Britain call: 08717 300 400 (calls cost 13p per minute service charge plus the phone providers access charge); In Ireland call: 0818 300 400; In France call +33 1 70 72 03 26.

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€100 deposit

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Ferry to France – take the ferry from Ireland to France


Travel by ferry in comfort and style to France. Irish Ferries offer sailings from Dublin to Cherbourg,

Explore all France has to offer. Enjoy a romantic holiday to Normandy, soak up the sun and the culture or take the car to Brittany for a sun filled, fun family holiday. Enjoy the freedom of travelling with your car, take as much luggage as you need and you can even bring your pet.  

Relax and unwind on one of our luxurious ferries. Dine overlooking the seas, enjoy a drink in our lounge, or pamper yourself in our beauty salon while the kids are entertained.

Book online today and start planning your next holiday.

Benefits of travelling with Irish Ferries

Take your pet to France

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Great arrival times in France

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Free Wifi keeps everyone happy!

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Bring all the luggage you need

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Choice of cabins

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Explore France

Explore France

So you’re thinking of taking the car to France? We’ve got some useful guides to help you plan your trip 

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Need accommodation?

Need accommodation?

If you need accommodation for a night or two near one of our ports or are looking for some somewhere to stay when you get to your destination take a look here.

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Get insured

Get insured

Protection for you, your family and your vehicle can now be booked through us with both Travel Insurance and Breakdown insurance provided by Allianz Global Assistance.

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Travel Information

Insurance

Have complete peace of mind for your trip

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Travel vouchers

The perfect gift for friends and family

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Speedy exit

Get your holiday off to the right start

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Flexibility

Add some flexibility in case things change

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