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We accept bookings for vans used for non-commercial purposes up to 6m long and 2.6m high. Any van or vehicle, regardless of size, carrying goods or equipment for commercial purposes, should book through our Freight Commercial Team on +353 818 22 15 60, or on href='https://irishferriesfreight.com' target='_blank'>irishferriesfreight.com. In the event of an incorrect disclosure, Irish Ferries reserve the right to re-price the booking and collect any excess, including VAT, at check-in.

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We accept bookings for vans used for non-commercial purposes up to 6m long and 2.6m high. Any van or vehicle, regardless of size, carrying goods or equipment for commercial purposes, should book through our Freight Commercial Team on +353 818 22 15 60, or on href='https://irishferriesfreight.com' target='_blank'>irishferriesfreight.com. In the event of an incorrect disclosure, Irish Ferries reserve the right to re-price the booking and collect any excess, including VAT, at check-in.

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Mid Term break in Britain
 

With travel restrictions eased, taking the ferry to Britain this mid-term break is the (trick or) treat you and your family deserve. Cruising over with your car on an Irish Ferries ship means you can plan the holiday that is perfect for your family, and you can pack as much as want without having to worry about baggage allowances.

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Family Thrills at Alton Towers*
 

With over 40 rides at Alton Towers, there is something for the most daring thrill seeker to the those who want to take it a bit easier. With Scarefest, your favourite rides run later in the evening so you can enjoy them in the dark. If that’s all a bit too scary you can always take the little ones to CBeebiesland or Alton Towers Waterpark.

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* Additional charges may apply

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Ghost Hunting in Wales
 

An ancient land with myth, legend and mystery in its past, Wales has more than its fair share of ghostly goings-on. The Halloween mid-term break is the perfect time to do some ghost hunting of your own.

Plan your spooky trip

Adventure seekers in Blackpool
 

From the world-famous illuminations through to iconic tower, Blackpool is a town that is a perfect place to visit this midterm. Blackpool Tower Dungeon is the Home of Halloween and there are plenty of spine-chilling happenings in Blackpool that the whole family will absolutely love.

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London
 

There is so much to see and do in London that it can be hard to decide where to start, from all the iconic sights, the shopping and attractions, a few days is never enough. However, Visit London have put together some top tips for family fun.

Plan your trip

Exploring culture and heritage
 

Discover historical stories or get creative with natural materials. Wherever you go, there’ll be plenty to do with the kids this October with the National Trust. From stately homes, to castles and specially planned activities for the kids, there is always a National Trust location nearby as you explore Britain.

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Sailing Schedule

  • HOLYHEAD TO DUBLIN
  • DUBLIN TO HOLYHEAD
Vessel Departs Arrives
Cruise Ferry - Daily service 02.40 05.55
Cruise Ferry - Mon to Sat 08.15 11.45
Cruise Ferry - Daily service 14.10 17.25
* Cruise Ferry - Daily service 20.15 23.30

* Please note this service does not facilitate foot passengers

Please see our quick quote for Dublin Swift sailings.

Vessel Departs Arrives
* Cruise Ferry - Mon to Sat 02.00 05.25
Cruise Ferry - Daily service 08.05 11.30
Cruise Ferry - Daily service 14.30 18.00
Cruise Ferry - Daily service 20.55 00.20

* Please note this service and does not facilitate foot passengers

Please see our quick quote for Dublin Swift sailings.

  • PEMBROKE TO ROSSLARE
  • ROSSLARE TO PEMBROKE
Vessel Departs Arrives
Blue Star 1 - Daily service 02.45 06.46
Blue Star 1 - Daily service 14.45 18.46
 
Vessel Departs Arrives
Blue Star 1 - Daily service 08.45 12.46
Blue Star 1 - Daily service 20.45 00.46
 

Ship information

  • Travel Safe
  • Ulysses
  • Dublin Swift
  • Blue Star 1

A safer way to get away

Irish Ferries is offering you a safer way to get away, and we look forward to welcoming you onboard again. As travel restrictions in many countries are currently being relaxed, we have introduced additional measures onboard our ships to ensure that both passengers and crew can ‘Travel Safe’.

 

 

Additional safety measures

  • In Car Check-in
  • Enjoy Fresh Air
  • Sail in space
  • Cabins
  • Services Onboard
  • Cleaning & Sanitisation
  • Wearing of Face Masks / Face Covering

Cruise in style across the Irish Sea 

Bigger doesn’t always mean better but with the “Ulysses”, it does. With plenty to do onboard, including 2 cinema screens, bars, shops and lots of dining options, you’re sure to have a good trip. See what our Club Class lounge has to offer, where you can relax, dine and enjoy a panoramic sea view, or book a cabin for your trip.

 

 

What's onboard

The only Fast Ferry on the Irish Sea  

Cross the Irish Sea in just 2 hours on the “Dublin Swift”, the only Fast Ferry on the route. There is plenty onboard to keep you and your family entertained. See what our Club Class lounge has to offer. 

What's onboard

  • Trinity Club Class lounge 
  • Onboard shopping
  • Boylans Brasserie
  • Cafe Lafayette
  • Java Republic served onboard 
  • TV lounge
  • Free Wifi 

Introducing Blue Star 1

We're pleased to announce the addition of the passenger ferry Blue Star 1 to our Rosslare to Pembroke route. The Blue Star 1 has the capacity to carry up to 1,500 passengers, 100 freight vehicles and up to 700 cars.

What's onboard

  • Self-service restaurant
  • Reception
  • Club Class
  • New Click & Collect
  • Café/bar
  • Spacious outdoor decks
  • Choice of cabins
  • Kids Play Area