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Holyhead to Dublin by car ferry

38 Weekly Car ferries
3h 15m Average Duration
€33 Cheapest Price
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Last updated: 3 Aug 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Dublin is to car ferry which costs £28 - £31 and takes 3h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Dublin is to car ferry which costs £28 - £31 and takes 3h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Holyhead and arriving at Dublin. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 15m.

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The distance between Holyhead and Dublin is 107 km.

The best way to get from Holyhead to Dublin without a car is to car ferry which takes 3h 15m and costs £28 - £31.

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The car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin takes 3h 15m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 107.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 15m

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Dublin, Ireland?

Irish Ferries operates a car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin 4 times a day. Tickets cost €33 - €37 and the journey takes 3h 15m. Stena Line also services this route 4 times a day.

Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€33 - €37
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
€120 - €140
On Foot
€33 - €37

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