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Ferry from Heysham to Douglas

Depending on the season their are usually 1 daily and 13 weekly sailings between Heysham and Douglas. The Heysham Douglas ferry is operated by Steam Packet. Heysham Douglas Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Heysham to Douglas Ferry Times

The earliest ferry from Heysham to Douglas typically departs Heysham at about 02:00. The average sailing time of a Heysham Douglas ferry is approximately 3h 44m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 2h 30m.

Heysham Douglas Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Heysham Douglas ferries typically range between €115* and €506*. The average price is around €324*. The cheapest ferry prices from Heysham to Douglas start from €28*. The average price for a foot passenger is €142*. The average price for a car ferry is €409*.

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

What is the distance between Heysham and Douglas?

The distance between Heysham to Douglas is approximately 107.7 miles (173.4km), or 93.6 nautical miles.

Is there a Heysham Douglas car ferry?

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

Are foot passengers allowed on the Heysham Douglas ferry?

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

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Heysham - Douglas Route summary
Departure Country UK
Destination Country UK
No. of Operators 1
Operators Steam Packet
Average Price 412 €*
Average Daily Sailings 1
Average Weekly Sailings 13
Average Sailing Duration 3h 44m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 30m
First Ferry 02:00
Last Ferry 15:15
Distance 93 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-07-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Heysham to Douglas?

The approximate duration for ferries from Heysham to Douglas is 3h 45m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Heysham to Douglas?

Heysham to Douglas is approximately 345 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Heysham to Douglas?

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

How can I book ferry tickets from Heysham to Douglas?

Book Heysham 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 Heysham to Douglas?

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

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

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

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

Unfortunately, pets are not permitted on this ferry service.

How far is Douglas from Heysham?

Heysham to Douglas is approximately 93 nautical miles distance apart.

Heysham Guide

The village of Heysham can be found on the north west coast of England in the county of Lancashire. The town overlooks Morecambe Bay and is a pretty little coastal village a short distance from both Lancaster and Morecambe. The village has many beautiful 17th century cottages and is well known for its colourful floral displays, which have won Britain in Bloom's Gold Small Village prize on two occasions. Situated quite close to the village are two nuclear power stations but also areas of woodland, open grassland, sandy beaches and rock pools.

Ferry services from the village's harbour depart to the Isle of Man, operated by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company, and to Ireland. The port's facilities include a waiting lounge with TV, some vending machines, a snack bar and restaurant, disabled toilets and a children's play area.

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.

Heysham to Douglas Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 15/07/2024 and 21/07/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Steam Packet 02:15 06:00 3 hours 45 minutes Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Steam Packet 14:15 18:00 3 hours 45 minutes Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun

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