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 28 September. Travel to end of 2020.
  • 2. Cancel your booking due to travel up to and including 28 September 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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Ferry to Ireland – take a ferry from France to Ireland

Looking to take a holiday in Ireland? Ireland is growing in popularity as a holiday destination, popular for its amazing history, vibrant cities, and unrivaled natural beauty. When you take the ferry from France to Ireland you have the opportunity to bring along your car, caravan, pet, and as much luggage as you need to personalise your holiday to your specifications.

Irish Ferries offer several weekly sailings from France to Ireland. Travel from Cherbourg to Dublin

Come aboard and unwind. Dine on the seas in one of our restaurants, put your feet up and enjoy a drink in our lounges, pamper yourself in our beauty salon or relax in your personal suite.

Book online today and start planning your next holiday.

Benefits of travelling with Irish Ferries

Take your pet to Ireland

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  • Wild Atlantic Way Wild Atlantic Way Wild Atlantic Way
  • Ireland's Ancient East Ireland's Ancient East Ireland's Ancient East
  • Hidden Heartlands Hidden Heartlands Hidden Heartlands
  • Dublin Dublin Dublin
  • Causeways, Coasts & Glens Causeways, Coasts & Glens Causeways, Coasts & Glens
Wild Atlantic Way

Wild Atlantic Way

Want to explore the world's most captivating coastal driving route? Your drive along The Wild Atlantic Way will take you 2,500km along Ireland’s western seaboard. From Donegal in the north to Cork in the south, through regions like Connemara, The Burren, Galway Bay and Kerry. We have some great drive and discover packages available to help you plan your route and book accommodation on the way.

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Ireland

Ireland's Ancient East

Uncover over 5,000 years of history buried within the meadows, bustling towns and rugged stone monuments of Ireland's Ancient East. Each landmark has its stories to tell, as indeed do the locals, who delight in telling tales that are rich in famous battles and magic rituals.

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Hidden Heartlands

Hidden Heartlands

In the heartbeat of the country you’ll find magical terrain, vibrant history, and unique experiences waiting around every corner to be discovered. The Hidden Heartlands of Ireland are roads less traveled, a tranquil escape to a different pace of life.

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Dublin

Dublin

Move easily from vibrant city-centre life to the peaceful tranquillity of its charming coastal villages in less than 30 minutes. You’ll sample art, culture and nightlife in a bustling city that’s easy to get around, before immersing yourself in nature and heritage on its stunning outskirts. Why not embark on a hike or a cycle in the soaring Dublin mountains? 

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Causeways, Coasts & Glens

Causeways, Coasts & Glens

Rated among the Top Five Road Trips on Earth, the Causeway Coastal Route takes travellers along the stunning north coast of Northern Ireland and offers a wealth of natural and manmade wonders. The 154 mile route stretches from Belfast to Londonderry/Derry and takes on some of Ireland’s most incredible sites.

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