Ferries to Northern Ireland
4 Ferry crossings from 5 Ports
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Open tickets are valid for up to 12 months from booking date (see ticket conditions).

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Ferries to Northern Ireland

At Direct Ferries you can compare all Ferries to Northern Ireland to make sure you get the best deal on your trip.

Using our unique comparison engine you can compare Northern Ireland ferry timetables, fares and sailing durations in one quick and easy search saving you time and money.

Follow the links of various ferries to Northern Ireland below or to compare timetables and ferry prices now simply enter your details in our 'Fare Search'.

Most popular questions

  • Which ferries travel to Northern Ireland?

    Ferries to Northern Ireland:
    • Cairnryan
    • Douglas
    • Liverpool Birkenhead
  • What is the fastest ferry to Northern Ireland?

    The Cairnryan to Larne ferry is the fastest ferry to Northern Ireland in approximately 2h.
  • What is the cheapest ferry to Northern Ireland?

    The cheapest ferry to Northern Ireland is approximately 324 € on average via the Cairnryan to Belfast ferry. However, please note prices can differ by season.
  • What are the ferry ports in Northern Ireland?

    Northern Ireland Ferry Ports:
    • Larne
    • Belfast
  • Can you take pets on the ferry to Northern Ireland?

    Yes, you can bring pets onboard ferries. Please read the operators guidelines on pets that you are travelling with. You can bring pets on ferries with the following ferry companies
    • P&O Irish Sea
    • Stena Line

Northern Ireland reviews

  • "Re: Recent ferry crossing"

    Recently I traveled with my uncle on the ferry crossing between Ireland and Scotland. We enjoyed our sailing as all the staff were very pleasant and would recommend using direct ferries in the future to friends.

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  • "Excellent "

    V nice we enjoyed it

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  • "2 return trips in one week."

    Very nice ship with very pleasant staff. The members cabin is very relaxing which includes light refreshments and worth the extra cost. If you pay for priority boarding, you have to turn up early. We checked in 35 minutes before departure, were among the last 20 cars to board and we're actually the last car to get off. Not great priority treatment. Quite pricy for daytime travel, but still a nice trip.

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  • "cairnryan to belfast"

    perfect trip apart from missing the 1st ferry by 15 minutes the staff changed my ticket with no fuss and the newly refurbished facility at the port was great

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