Ferries from Dublin to Holyhead


All ferry operators have taken several precautionary safety measures to ensure a safe and comfortable journey for all, the latest of which is to recommend the wearing of face coverings where social distancing is difficult to practise. Some ferry companies still have restrictions on which travel routes are operational at this time. Information is changing daily, so please check back again if your preferred route is not operational.

Both Stena Line and Irish Ferries sail from Dublin to Holyhead.

In total there is up to nine daily sailings from Dublin to Holyhead and you can choose to cruise across the Irish sea in just over 3 hours or take the Irish Ferries fast ferry, the Dublin Swift, that sails you from Dublin to Holyhead in under 2 hours.

Dublin to Holyhead Ferries

Dublin to Holyhead
Sailings per day
Car & 2 passengers
Foot Passengers
Sailing Time
from £115
from €134
3 hours
15 mins
Irish Ferries
from £124
from €139
3 hours
15 mins
Irish Ferries(Dublin Swift)
from £194
from €208
2 hours

Both Irish Ferries and Stena Line provide a stress free journey from Ireland to the shores of the UK. So why not take the ferry to Holyhead from Dublin and travel in comfort with your car. There are no additional charges for baggage when you travel by ferry, so you can bring as much as you can fit in your car!

Dublin Holyhead Ferries

Holyhead is situated in Anglesey in North Wales and is served by the A55 and A5 road networks. The A55 expressway has newly been improved reducing journey times by up to 30 minutes and A5 road networks. If you are a foot passenger Holyhead also has an excellent rail service providing connections to rail stations throughout Britain.

The Dublin Ferryport is situated 2 miles from the centre of Ireland’s vibrant capital city, and is positioned at the heart of Ireland’s road and rail network. Dublin Port Tunnel is within the port complex and provides quick access to the M50 & M1 motorways, the main routes to the North and South of the country.

Stena Line offers Free WiFi and Free movies on all their sailings, so if your looking to stay connected or keep you little ones entertained then, Stena Line may be the best choice for you!