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European Highlander

Operated by P&O Irish Sea on the Cairnryan Larne route

Travel in comfort and style on the superferry European Highlander and enjoy a range of delicious foods in a choice of settings, a coffee shop, a comfortable and stylish bar, and an onboard shop.

Onboard Food and Drink

There's some delicious food on offer in Fables restaurant or if you just want a drink and snack then pay a visit to Poets Bar or Costa Coffee.

Onboard Shopping

You can pick up a bargain or two in the Seashop onboard the European Highlander with everything from fine fragrance to wines and gifts on offer.

Travelling with children

Children are well catered for onboard the European Highlander with their own special space for colouring-in and playing.

Please Note: Whilst we have taken great care in making our European Highlander guide as accurate as possible, onboard facilities, services and entertainment may vary depending on the date and time of year that you travel, facilities mentioned may change without notification and ferry companies reserve the right to operate vessels other than those mentioned at time of booking without prior notification.

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Onboard European Highlander

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European Highlander Reviews

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97% of our customers recommended this ship

  • General:4.1
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  • Punctuality:4.5
  • Cleanliness:4.3
  • "Excellent Service"

    My wife and I crossed from Cairnryan to Larne and return the whole process was excellent from the staff helpfulness and professionalism to the facilities and the actual sailing it was great. Will definitely use again !!!

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    Reviewed 23 June 2015 by Nigel who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Fast and convenient way of travelling to Ireland."

    No problems! The only minor complaint was the lack of passenger facilities at the terminal while waiting to drive on to the ferry. We have always travelled before on the Stena line fast ferry service to Dun Laoghaire which has now been stopped, and there was a cafe and free internet at their terminal.

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    Reviewed 20 June 2015 by John who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "P&O Irish Sea crossings"

    Great trip there and back ,Great staff very helpfull

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    Reviewed 19 June 2015 by Kevin who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Overall very good"

    On time both ways,sea very choppy on the way back. Staff very helpful on both journeys and hassle free.

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    Reviewed 08 June 2015 by Anonymous who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Cairnryan crossing"

    Very quick and comfortable journey, and lovely scenic route to our destination.

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    Reviewed 29 May 2015 by kathryn who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Very Good "

    I recently travelled on a return trip to Ireland via the Cairnryan/Larne ferry. I was very impressed with how very user-friendly the Direct Ferries website was: easy to understand, easy to navigate, easy to book. Both crossings went smoothly too - very largely on time. Both ships were clean, comfortable and safe. Crews were friendly, helpful and polite. Overall I was very happy with the crossings.

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    Reviewed 28 May 2015 by Jim who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Excellent voyage "

    This was our second trip over to Larne but this was so much better than our first one. We first travelled a few years ago and noticed improvements since last time. The ferry terminal was very organised and we borders very swiftly. The facilities were just enough for the short journey across and we arrived after a smooth crossing on time. Thanks we will be booking again soon.

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    Reviewed 23 May 2015 by Brian who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Great trip"

    Well worth paying the extra for priority boarding and the lounge.

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    Reviewed 11 May 2015 by Alex who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "You get what they promise."

    I am very happy to share my wife and my experience on the P and O Sea Ferry, Express. Over the years we have travel internationally and nationally with P and O and again last week the service between Cairnryan and Larne was excellent, "You get what they Promise" You can be sure we will be with you in the future.

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    Reviewed 27 April 2015 by Robert Hamilton who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Great Service"

    Great crossing and service there and back

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    Reviewed 19 April 2015 by Sparkymark who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Relaxing trip"

    The ferry staff were polite and helpful the ferry was clean and tidy. Good trip

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    Reviewed 17 April 2015 by Anonymous who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Review"

    It was a convenient 2 hour comfortable journey and we were able to eat lunch on board. Facilities sufficient for the numbers on board, we didn't have to queue.

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    Reviewed 17 April 2015 by Jo who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "P & O Irish Sea"

    The ferry to Larne, was on time, we had a good crossing, it was a little choppy, as it was very windy outside, the ferry was clean and tidy, the crew were kind and friendly and polite. On the return journey the following week, it was the same as before, on time, good crossing, not windy this time. The ferry was clean and tidy, the crew were polite, friendly and kind.

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    Reviewed 11 April 2015 by Joseph who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Larne trip"

    We had no problems with the Ferry going over to Larne, the ships crew were very helpful as i had my dog with me and was to;d if i was concerned about her to get in touch with a crew member and they would let me go and check on her. The crossing was fine and on time, but coming home we wee delayed through a oil leak on the propeller, we were given a voucher for £3.50 to try and ease the waiting time a little,we had a coffee and a scone which where very nice.

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    Reviewed 08 April 2015 by Anonymous who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Direct ferries"

    First class journey in both directions as always. Friendly staff. For the last few years have travelled with P&O and every journey has been a pleasurable one. Thank you once again P&O.

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    Reviewed 01 April 2015 by Cecil Ronald who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Cairnryan/Larne return"

    Efficient, on time, reasonable price. What was required.

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    Reviewed 27 March 2015 by Anonymous who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Family with young children"

    This is a really good ferry and the playroom is great for keeping young children amused.

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    Reviewed 12 March 2015 by Anonymous who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Two crossings"

    The whole experience travelling to and from NI on the European Highlander was very good. The crew were perfect in every way possible and thankfully, so was the state of the sea! I look forward to another trip in the near future.

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    Reviewed 25 February 2015 by Peter who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "18.02.15 "

    Totally excellent experience. Very efficient.

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    Reviewed 25 February 2015 by Anonymous who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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  • "Excellent Journey"

    We found both journeys very comfortable and would be happy to travel again in the same way.

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    Reviewed 22 February 2015 by William who travelled with P&O Irish Sea on European Highlander

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