Regular, scheduled ferry services operate between Ireland and the UK bringing both foot passengers and cars through two ferry ports, Dublin Port and Dun Laoghaire. Today three passenger ferry companies connect Dublin with Holyhead, Liverpool and the Isle of Man.
Dublin Port is centrally located, only minutes from Dublin City Centre. It is Ireland’s busiest passenger Ferryport with up to 18 sailings daily to the UK and the continent.
Dún Laoghaire Harbour is located 7 miles south of Dublin city. Dún Laoghaire is serviced by the DART (Suburban Rail) which can take you to and from the City Centre in less than half an hour.
Irish Ferries operate from Dublin Port to Holyhead, Wales with two vessels; the cruise ferry, 'Ulysses' - the world's largest car ferry, and the fast ferry 'Dublin Swift'.
Stena Line's HSS, the world's largest fast ferry, operates from Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire. Stena Line also operates a Superferry service from Holyhead to Dublin Port.
P&O Ferries operate between Dublin Port and Liverpool with the Norbank and Norbay superferries. Overnight and Day sailings.