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Liverpool - Dublin is one of our busiest routes - sailings regularly sell out at busy periods
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Liverpool to Dublin Ferry

The Liverpool Dublin ferry route connects England with Ireland. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, P&O Irish Sea. The crossing operates up to 12 times each week with sailing durations from around 7 hours 30 minutes.

Liverpool Dublin sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from England to Ireland page.
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Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Liverpool to Dublin?

    The approximate duration for ferries from Liverpool to Dublin is 7h 30m. Durations can vary by operator and season.
  • How much is the ferry from Liverpool to Dublin?

    Liverpool to Dublin is approximately 485 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Liverpool to Dublin?

    There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Liverpool to Dublin and this is
    • P&O Irish Sea
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Liverpool to Dublin?

    Book Liverpool to Dublin 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 [Portfrom] to Dublin?

    Unfortunately no, only passengers with vehicles can take ferries from Liverpool to Dublin.
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Liverpool to Dublin?

    Yes, you can travel with a car from Liverpool to Dublin with the following operators
    • P&O Irish Sea
  • Can you bring dogs on the ferry from [Portfrom] to Dublin?

    Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their dogs onboard the ferry. Please ensure you read all the information around pet travel from the operator you decide to travel with. The following operators currently allow dogs on their ferries
    • P&O Irish Sea
  • What is the distance from Liverpool to Dublin?

    Liverpool to Dublin is approximately 191 nautical miles distance apart.

Liverpool Dublin Ferry reviews

  • "travel from liverpool to dublin on the norbank 02/08/22-03/08/22"

    excellent experience 

    'Norbank' travelled on Norbank

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  • "Very happy"

    Lovely little boat. The food is very good. Surprised to get a steak for dinner and perfectly cooked. I had low expectations but I’m looking forward to sailing again. Thank you

    'Norbank' travelled on Norbank

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  • "Great service "

    Highly recommend 

    'Norbay' travelled on Norbay

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  • "Good Service "

    First trip on this route and overall very good experience and exceeded my expectations.

    'Norbay' travelled on Norbay

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Liverpool Guide

The city of Liverpool is located in the north west of England, on the eastern shore of the Mersey Estuary. The city's diverse population, drawn from a wide range of nationalities, cultures and religions, particularly from Ireland have resulted in a city with a long and rich history. In 2007 the city celebrated its 800th anniversary and was also the European City of Culture in the same year, along with Stavanger in Norway. The city was also labelled the World Capital of Pop by Guinness World Records because of its world famous link with The Beatles and other groups from the Merseybeat era. Parts of the city have also been declared UNESCO World Heritage Sites, in recognition of the city's rich heritage.

The Port of Liverpool, which is one of the United Kingdom's major ports, is spread over both shores of the River Mersey. On the Liverpool side of the river are the Passenger Ferry Terminals where passengers can purchase drinks and snacks. There are two daily crossings to Ireland with a crossing time of around 3 hours and 45 minutes which are currently operated by Super Seacat Fast Ferries. There are also two services each day to Dublin in Ireland with a crossing time of around 8 hours, five daily sailings to Douglas on the Isle of Man, with a crossing time of 2 hours and 30 minutes, and two daily crossings to Belfast in Northern Ireland with a crossing time of around 8 hours.

Dublin Guide

Dublin is the capital if Ireland and is located in the province of Leinster on the north east coast, at the mouth of the River Liffey. As Ireland's capital city it is a major tourist destination and attracts millions of visitors each year. Popular attractions in the city, whose history dates back to Viking times, is Dublin Castle which was founded in 1204, just after the Norman invasion. Other popular attractions includes the Mansion House, the Anna Livia Monument, the Molly Malone statue. Christ Church Cathedral, St Patrick's Cathedral, The Custom House and Saint Francis Xavier Church on Upper Gardiner Street.

Dublin's port is located on both banks of the River Liffey. On the north bank, the main port lies at the end of East Wall and North Wall, from Alexander Quay. The element of the port on the south side of the river is much smaller and lies at the beginning of the Pigeon House peninsula. Ferry services from the port depart to Holyhead in Wales, Liverpool; in England and Douglas on the Isle of Man.

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