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Address: Terminal Road South | Ferryport, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
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+353 1 607 5519
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Irish Ferries, Ireland's Leading Ferry Company. Offering up to 16 daily...

Irish Ferries, Ireland's Leading Ferry Company. Offering up to 16 daily fast ferry and cruise ferry sailings to Britain & Ireland and France. Also package holidays to Ireland and Britain.

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Across the Irish Sea

This boat was really nice. Lots of facilities. Food was average but accommodating. Staff were friendly. Unfortunately, we paid a higher price for the Dublin Swift which was... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Biggleswade, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We travelled to Dublin from Holyhead on the Dublin Swift en route to relatives in Ireland. We always book club class as not only do you get priority boarding and complimentary food and drinks but also a comfortable allocated window seat. The on-board staff are very courteous and helpful. On our return trip there were many foot passengers returning to... More 

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Cavan, Ireland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Sailed to Holyhead with a jeep and trailer on business on Friday. Return booked for afternoon sailing on Sunday but as we were finished our work early Saturday, we decided to chance an earlier sailing. Firstly they don't man the phones. Secondly their website doesn't allow to change your sailing as it keeps showing "error 404. Page unavailable" Travelled to... More 

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Birmingham
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This boat was really nice. Lots of facilities. Food was average but accommodating. Staff were friendly. Unfortunately, we paid a higher price for the Dublin Swift which was cancelled. You get £40 credit, with the assumption that you will use them again! I would have expected better compensation but the cruise ship was a nice experience overall.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a week visiting the UK. Was notified via text and email that my return SWIFT leg was not running due to weather 48 hours before. Hassle free switch to the slower ferry. Irish Ferries took away the stress of changing tickets etc. Weather was so bad on the way back to Ireland but I can't blame Irish Ferries for... More 

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cork
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Very unlucky to have bad weather crossing in both directions but I can't complain too much as we did arrive at destination safely but not a pleasant way of travelling in February.

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1 Thank Shayron N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I always use Irish ferries I think the sail and rail offer is a great service and great price never to date had a problem and I use them all year around .

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Three of us travelled back from Dublin on the Epsilon on Wednesday 8th February,and we were constantly being annoyed and disturbed by children who were running around wild,tipping chairs over shouting and generally being a nuisance. A member of staff did tell the parents about the children's behaviour but it still continued the parents seemed oblivious. I have travelled on... More 

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Cowbridge, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Travelled as a foot passenger. I have worked in transport for 30 years, including a ferry company. Ramshackle terminal at Pembroke. Ancient bus to ferry, torn seats, dirty floor. Onboard club class is in a nice area, but not all items are free. I asked for sparkling water , this was chargeable. I only drink soft drinks and to not... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Afternoon trip Long slow boat trip on the 2 nd vessel Ipsolon The Ullysses is better big boat But Swift is the best way across but won't work in January

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

I booked my trip coordinated with a train since I needed to arrive to London on time to catch my flight back to Argentina. The problem was that this company left Dublin Port with more than an hour delay. The results? Well, I needed to switch to a later train and I had to run after arriving to London. I... More 

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