Ferry to Northern Ireland
Direct Ferries offer the best prices for ferries to Northern Ireland, a country renowned for its scenic hiking routes and its historic castles. Pick from 3 ferry operators including Stena Line with 7 daily crossings, P&O Ferries with 6 daily crossings and Steam Packet with 2 daily crossings, providing various routes from Scotland, England, Isle of Man and Wales. These travel to the most popular ports across Northern Ireland like Larne and Belfast throughout the entire year.
There are 2 ports in Northern Ireland. Belfast port and Larne port are both located on the east coast of Northern Ireland. Belfast ferry port is the most popular in Northern Ireland, with 53 weekly sailings and ferry connections from Douglas, Liverpool Birkenhead and Cairnryan.
Where can you travel from to Northern Ireland
There are a number of destinations and operators that offer ferries to Northern Ireland. The most popular ferry route is by P&O Irish Sea with crossings from Scotland via Cairnryan to Larne. This crossing operates 7 sailings a day and takes 2 hours. Stena Line also provide routes between Cairnryan and Belfast operating 5 sailings per day and taking around 2 hours 22 minutes.
Can you get a ferry from England to Northern Ireland?
Yes, you can take a ferry from England to Northern Ireland from Liverpool Birkenhead to Belfast ferry via Stena Line, which provide up to 16 weekly sailings for this route.
You can also travel between Belfast and Douglas in the Isle of Man with the Steam Packet ferry which operates this route once a week and takes around 4 hours 30 minutes.
Northern Ireland Guide
Northern Ireland is the smallest of the four countries that make up Great Britain and is situated in the northeast corner of the island of Ireland.
Considering its size, the variety on offer in Northern Ireland is quite amazing, from undulating countryside and breath-taking mountains, intriguing towns and villages to some of the most vibrant, culturally rich and historical cities. Northern Ireland is one of those destinations that not only promises, but delivers.