Next day return fares

Ideal for short trips, you can return on any sailing on the same day or the day after your day of departure. Fares valid for travel on any Irish Sea sailing up to 18 December 2020. Subject to availability.

Next Day Return Fares
 Fares From

Up to 26 Jun
Sept to 18 Dec

 27 Jun to Aug
Car + 1 Booked    €185  €195
Motorcycle + rider   €75  €75
Extra Adults   €25  €25
Children   €12  €12
Infant (0-3 years)   FREE  FREE
Trailer up to 4m   €72  €72
Trailer up to 8m   €108   €108
Camper/Dormobile supplement   €48  €48
Environmental Charge Adult €4 €4
Environmental Charge Child €2 €2

Next Day Return Terms and Conditions

  • Payment by credit/debit card only at time of booking and on condition that the card holder will accept any handling fee being debited.
  • These fares are only for customers making trips with a maximum length of stay of 36 hours.
  • Customer’s not returning within this time frame should buy a single ticket or a longer stay return ticket. Customers are prohibited from using part of the motorist mini cruise fare as a single trip ticket, or from returning more than 36 hours after arrival.
  • Persons found to be misusing the day trip fare will be surcharged at the standard rates.
  • Above fee includes online Administration Dues
  • €15 administration fee applies for telephone or in person bookings
  • Maximum of 9 passengers per booking
  • No refunds permitted.
  • Advertised fares apply to cars, campervans and car derived vans only.
  • All prices and offers are subject to availability.


This fare is a special Next Day Return fare - your return journey must therefore be on the same day or the day after your day of departure. If you choose to extend your stay you will have to purchase a standard single ticket in order to complete your return journey. Persons found to be misusing the Next Day Return fare will be surcharged at the standard rates. See also Amendment and cancellation rules below.

This fare applies to Motorised Vehicles for personal use and to Car Derived Vans.
It does not apply to Vans up – up to 2.25m high, up to 6m long
This fare is NOT eligible for payment with Tesco Tokens. If paying with Tesco Tokens, please please tick the “with Tesco Tokens” box on the home page when making your booking.

Administration Fee:

  • Web - Prices quoted for this itinerary exclude an administration fee of £5 / €6.
  • Non Web - Prices quoted for a booking made by telephone or in person at our port offices will include an administration fee of £15 / €21.

Amendment Rules:

We are very happy to allow changes to bookings. Costs apply to some changes

  • An amendment fee of £20 / €25 per amendment plus any increase in fare apply to any changes to route, date or time. All changes must be made before the existing travel dates on the booking have expired. Amendment fees will be charged on each occasion that the a journey on the booking is amended.
  • There is no amendment fee but there may be an increase in fare for changes to the number of passengers travelling on each journey, vehicle type, updating or adding a trailer, caravan or cabin or by adding Club Class.
  • You can avoid amendment fees adding ‘Flexibility Options’ to your booking in ‘Step 3 – Upgrade’

Cancellation Rules

  • Cancellations   - 100% cancellation charge with no refund


Maximum Duration of Stay – must return on any available sailing on the same day or next day.
Payment Details - Full payment when booking.
Availability - Subject to availability at time of booking


  • No refunds will be given on any unused portion of your ticket.
  • Where bookings are amended and the total price of the new fare is lower than the original fare no refunds will be given.
  • No refunds will be given on any booking after travel has commenced.
  • No refunds will be given if due to weather conditions you are moved from the Dublin Swift to a cruise ferry sailing serviced by the Ulysses, the Epsilon or the Isle of Inishmore.