Dublin / Holyhead

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Enjoy the ease of travelling between Ireland and Britain on our Dublin/Holyhead route

  • Easy 30 minute check in
  • Up to 4 sailings daily
  • Cruise at your leisure across the Irish Sea
  • 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 and does not facilitate foot passengers 

 

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 

Ferry to Dublin & Holyhead

Taking the ferry to Ireland has never been easier. The Dublin-Holyhead route offers a direct connection between Ireland and the UK, allowing passengers to experience comfortable travel across the Irish Sea.

Bring the car aboard and enjoy the freedom of travel between Ireland and Wales. Bring the whole family including your pets.

The Dublin-Holyhead ferry is one of Irish Ferries’ most popular routes, with up to 4 sailings each day. Ferry travel offers more flexibility in terms of luggage, timing, and comfort.

Our Ferries on the Dublin Holyhead Route

Irish Ferries currently have two ferries on the Dublin Holyhead route.

If you’re looking to travel to Ireland or the UK in style, consider booking passage aboard the Ulysses. With two cinema screens, bars, shopping, and world-class dining, you’ll almost be sorry that the voyage is only 3 and a half hours long!

W.B. Yeats is dynamic in design with relaxing cabins and luxury suites, as well as attractive public areas such as the ‘Innisfree’ Club Class Lounge and the ‘Maud Gonne’ lounge and bar. Capable of transporting 300 cars and 1,800 passengers.

Ships on this route

  • Ulysses
  • W.B. Yeats

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

  • Welcome reception
  • Volta Picture Theatre
  • Play area for little ones 
  • Club Class lounge 
  • Onboard shopping
  • Boylans Brasserie
  • Blooms Bar
  • Java Republic served onboard 
  • Free Wifi 
  • Outdoor deck space 

Travel in style onboard W.B. Yeats

The W. B. Yeats has space for 1,885 passengers and crew, 1,200 cars and 440 cabins including luxury suites with their own private balconies. Other facilities include a Club Class lounge, á la carte and self-service restaurants, cinema, shopping and a choice of bars and lounges.

 

 

See deck plan

What's Onboard

  • Welcome reception area 
  • Onboard shopping
  • Waiter service restaurant
  • Self service dining 
  • Cafe / Bar 
  • Club Class Lounge 
  • Free Wifi 
  • En-suite air conditioned cabins
  • Luxury suites with private balconies