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Ferry from Dublin to Douglas

The Dublin Douglas ferry is operated by Steam Packet. Dublin Douglas Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Dublin to Douglas Ferry Times

Ferries from Dublin to Douglas typically depart from Dublin at around 10:15. The average sailing time of a Douglas Dublin ferry is approximately 2h 55m.

Dublin Douglas Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Dublin Douglas ferries typically range between €53* and €422*. The average price is around €235*. The cheapest ferry prices from Dublin to Douglas start from €28*. The average price for a foot passenger is €84*. The average price for a car ferry is €372*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time.

What is the distance between Dublin and Douglas?

The distance between Dublin to Douglas is approximately 131.6 miles (211.8km), or 114.4 nautical miles.

Is there a Dublin Douglas car ferry?

Yes, Steam Packet offer a car ferry from Dublin to Douglas. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Dublin and Douglas.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Dublin Douglas ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Dublin to Douglas with Steam Packet.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Ireland to Isle of Man page.
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Dublin - Douglas Route summary
Departure Country Ireland
Destination Country UK
No. of Operators 1
Operators Steam Packet
Average Price 299 €*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 2h 55m
First Ferry 10:15
Last Ferry 11:15
Distance 114 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Dublin to Douglas?

The approximate duration for ferries from Dublin to Douglas is 2h 55m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Dublin to Douglas?

Dublin to Douglas is approximately 275 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Dublin to Douglas?

There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Dublin to Douglas and this is
  • Steam Packet

How can I book ferry tickets from Dublin to Douglas?

Book Dublin to Douglas tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Dublin to Douglas?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Dublin to Douglas with
  • Steam Packet

Can you take your car on the ferry from Dublin to Douglas?

Yes, you can travel with a car from Dublin to Douglas with the following operators
  • Steam Packet

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Dublin to Douglas?

Unfortunately, pets are not permitted on this ferry service.

How far is Douglas from Dublin?

Dublin to Douglas is approximately 114 nautical miles distance apart.

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.

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