Dublin to Douglas Ferry

The Dublin Douglas ferry route connects Ireland with Isle of Man. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Steam Packet. The crossing operates up to 1 times each week with sailing durations from around 2 hours 55 minutes.

Dublin Douglas sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

Dublin - Douglas Ferry Operators

  • Steam Packet
    • 1 Sailing Weekly 2 hr 55 min
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Average Dublin Douglas Prices

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

Dublin Douglas Ferry reviews

  • "Recent trip on iom ferry "

    A much nicer way to travel,can walk around, have some nice food/coffee comfortable seating with enough space to stretch your legs . All staff from the moment you arrive are polite/helpful and do all they can to make your journey as pleasant as possible

    'Antoinette' travelled Dublin Douglas with Steam Packet

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  • "Great trip"

    Staff helpful ship very clean. Ship on time. The food that was served was fresh and good value for money. Thanks

    'David' travelled Dublin Douglas with Steam Packet

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  • "Smooth and comfortable "

    We had a lovely journey to and from the Isle of Man on Manannán. Very efficient getting on and off with the car. Good staff and the first time Ihave seen a safety film on board a passenger ship. That was the best thing for me

    'Brid' travelled Dublin Douglas with Steam Packet

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  • "1st family trip with car"

    Steam packet company was A+ from start to finish , look forward to out next trip to isle of man..in time , efficient and staff so friendly

    'Karen' travelled Dublin Douglas with Steam Packet

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Dublin Guide

The Irish city of Dublin is the capital of Ireland and lies in the province of Leinster on the east coast of Ireland, at the mouth of the River Liffey. Dating back to the Viking age, Dublin began to rapidly expand in the 17th century. Today, the city attracts millions of visitors every year to experience everything the city has to offer. One of Dublin's oldest monuments is the 13th century Dublin Castle which was founded after the Norman invasion. Trinity College, Dublin is also a popular visitor destination in order to see the Book of Kells which is an illustrated manuscript created by Irish monks in around 800 AD. One of the most photographed sights in Dublin is the Ha'penney Bridge which is an old iron footbridge that spans the River Liffey. This is considered to be one of Dublin's most iconic landmarks.

Dublin Port is the busiest passenger ferry port in Ireland, serving 1.5 million passengers per year to destinations in the UK and Europe. The port has three terminals and lies at the mouth of the River Liffey, which is under 3 km from the city centre.

Douglas Guide

Douglas is the Isle of Man's largest town and lies on the east coast of the island, on the edge of a two mile sweeping bay and beach. The offers visitors many things to do and see and its promenade is always a hive of activity. Popular things to do in the town include the guided Story of Mann trail which takes visitors around some of the most famous sites, beginning at the Manx Museum. For petrol heads, the TT Grandstand is always popular and is where spectators can get the best view of the start and finish line of the world famous Isle of Mann TT Race. A trip to the Great Union Camera Obscura on Douglas Head is also worth a visit.

Ferry services from Douglas, operated by The Steam Packet Company, depart to Heysham, Liverpool, Dublin and Belfast. Both conventional and fast ferries are available, although the fast ferries only operate between March and November. Facilities on board the boats include shops, cafes and bars.