Holyhead to Dublin Ferry

The Holyhead Dublin ferry route connects Wales with Ireland and is currently operated by 2 ferry companies. The Irish Ferries service runs up to 4 times per day with a sailing duration of around 1 hour 49 minutes while the Stena Line service runs up to 4 times per day with a duration from 3 hr 15 min.

So that’s a combined 56 sailings on offer per week on the Holyhead Dublin route between Wales and Ireland. Compare now and get the best fare at the time that you want to travel.

Holyhead - Dublin Ferry Operators

  • Irish Ferries
    • 4 Sailings Daily 1 hr 49 min
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  • Stena Line
    • 4 Sailings Daily 3 hr 15 min
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Average Holyhead Dublin Prices

Prices shown represent the average one way price paid by our customers. The most common booking on the Holyhead Dublin route is a car and 2 passengers.

Holyhead Dublin Ferry reviews

  • "Xmas delight "

    Sailed Decemeber 15 unfortunately we left during the end of rough weather which meant the crossing was rough and a lot of passengers were sick but staff were really helpful captain constantly kept us updated on weather and time of arrival. Will definitely be taking the ferry from now on. Much easier means of travelling especially with children

    'Rhys' travelled Holyhead Dublin with Stena Line on Stena Adventurer

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  • "Great service"

    Irish Ferries provided a great service as the weather was bad they texted, emailed and phone me regarding the chancellation of my scheduled booking putting me automatically on to the next sailing. The service at check in and on the sailings were great with spacious accommodation, good food and comfort dispite the bad conditions. I wil definately travel with them again and recommend them.

    'David' travelled Holyhead Dublin with Irish Ferries on Dublin Swift

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  • " Quick crossing"

    Fast and efficient crossing which was punctual and hassle free would book again without hesitation

    'David' travelled Holyhead Dublin with Irish Ferries on Dublin Swift

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  • "A good way to travel to Ireland "

    We travelled on the epsilon to Dublin from Holyhead and back. The return journey included a dog and elderly parents one with mobility issues. The whole experience was pleasant, especially as the weather was good. We had a meal which was tasty and the facilities were clean and easy to access. I would thoroughly recommend this route and plan to repeat this journey in 2016.

    'Anonymous' travelled Holyhead Dublin with Irish Ferries on Epsilon

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Holyhead Guide

Located on Holy Island, which at one point was connected to Anglesey via the Four Mile Bridge, the town of Holyhead is the largest town, and port, in Anglesey, Wales. A local philanthropist in the mid 19th century, however, funded the building of a causeway, "The Cobb", which to this day carries the main road and railway to and from Holyhead. There are many places in the town centre to eat with all the usual shops and facilities you would expect to find in a town of its size. There is also a cinema and theatre. Holyhead is often used as an overnight stop to, or from, the port and as a result there are many different places to stay that will suit all budgets. Around Holyhead there is excellent fishing, golfing and sailing facilities. Couple this with the wonderful scenery, walks and beaches and you can easily lose yourself and relax for a few days.

The Port of Holyhead is a bustling ferry port which operates services to Dublin and Dun Laoghaire in Ireland. The port is also the main gateway for land transport from northern and central England and Wales to Ireland.

Dublin Guide

Dublin is the capital if Ireland and is located in the province of Leinster on the north east coast, at the mouth of the River Liffey. As Ireland's capital city it is a major tourist destination and attracts millions of visitors each year. Popular attractions in the city, whose history dates back to Viking times, is Dublin Castle which was founded in 1204, just after the Norman invasion. Other popular attractions includes the Mansion House, the Anna Livia Monument, the Molly Malone statue. Christ Church Cathedral, St Patrick's Cathedral, The Custom House and Saint Francis Xavier Church on Upper Gardiner Street.

Dublin's port is located on both banks of the River Liffey. On the north bank, the main port lies at the end of East Wall and North Wall, from Alexander Quay. The element of the port on the south side of the river is much smaller and lies at the beginning of the Pigeon House peninsula. Ferry services from the port depart to Holyhead in Wales, Liverpool; in England and Douglas on the Isle of Man.