Rosslare ferry port in Ireland is served by a number of ferry routes with crossings to Pembroke, Fishguard, Cherbourg, Roscoff & Bilbao available. With a selection of up to 35 Sailings Weekly, the port of Rosslare connects Ireland with Wales, France & Spain.
Sailing durations range from 4 hours 15 minutes on the Fishguard service to 28 hours 44 minutes on the Bilbao service.
Although there is a brief summary on this page, as sailing information can vary based on time of year we’d advise you to get live sailing times and prices in our Rosslare fare search.
Rosslare ferry port is located in the county of Wexford at the south-eastern most point of Ireland. Ferry services connect Rosslare with Fishguard and Pembroke in Wales and Cherbourg in France. Rosslare ferry port is the ideal starting point if you want to travel from Ireland to the UK, London, Paris or elsewhere on the continent. It is easily reachable from Dublin or Cork in under 3 hours.
The Rosslare – Pembroke crossing is operated by Irish Ferries and is offered 14 times per week. The services to Fishguard and Cherbourg are operated by Stena Line and run 14 and 3 times per week respectively.
The fastest route from Rosslare is to Fishguard with a sailing time of 3 hours and 15 minutes. The crossing to Pembroke takes 4 hours and to Cherbourg it is a 17 hours journey. You can take you car with you on the ferry or travel as foot passenger on any of the Rosslare ferries.
The Rosslare ferry terminal is equipped with a motorist lounge, a refreshments area, Baby changing facilities and disabled toilets. Passengers can also enjoy free Wi-Fi and book a rental car at the port. There are short and long parking facilities in the vicinity of the terminal with prices from €5 per day and €25 per week.
On the Direct Ferries website, you can find timetables, compare prices, routes, times and ferry operators, read reviews and book cheap Rosslare ferry tickets, all in one place.
From Dublin, follow the N11 to the South through Donnybrook and Stillorgan. Please allow up to 3 hours journey time. From Cork, follow the N8 until you get to the Dunkettle Interchange. Then follow the N25 and change on to the R740 to Rosslare. Please allow up to 3 hours journey time.
Rosslare Europort rail terminal next to the ferry port is linked directly to the main line stations with trains arriving from Dublin, Cork, Waterford and Limerick. For more information please contact Irish Rail on +353 5333114.
Bus Éireann offer coach services from Dublin, Wexford, Arklow and Wicklow and their Expressway service provides links from across the rest of Ireland.
For more information please telephone +353 5322522
Car park at the port holds circa 350 cars. The car park is controlled by NCPS and parking is pay and display. The fares are €1 per hour, €5 per day or €25 per week. Payment must be paid before departure by ticket machines in car parks (coin, note and credit card machines available), by phone on 0818 286 310.
Rosslare Harbour, Calafort Ros Láir, Ballygillane Big, County Wexford, Ireland
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