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Dublin Douglas Ferry

Typically ferries from Dublin to Douglas sail 1 times a week. The Dublin to Douglas ferry is operated by Steam Packet. Dublin Douglas Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get tickets, pricing, schedules and availability.

Dublin Douglas Ferry Times

Dublin Douglas ferries typically depart from Dublin at around 10:15. The average sailing time of the ferry from Douglas to Dublin is approximately 2h 47m.

Dublin to Douglas Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for a ferry from Dublin to Douglas typically range between $94* and $764*. On average the Dublin Douglas ferry is $464*. The cheapest Dublin Douglas ferry prices start from $44*. The average price for a foot passenger is $171*. The average price for a Dublin Douglas car ferry is $738*.

Ferry prices may differ by season and depend on various factors, such as number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated 05 July, 2023.

How far is Douglas from Dublin?

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

Is there a car ferry from Dublin to Douglas?

Yes, there is a car ferry from Dublin to Douglas provided by Steam Packet. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and tickets for car ferries between Dublin and Douglas.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Dublin Douglas ferry?

Yes, Dublin Douglas ferries allow foot passengers. You can travel as a foot passenger from Dublin to Douglas with Steam Packet.

Dublin Douglas Ferry Operator Schedules

  • Steam Packet - 1 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

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 A$490*
Average Weekly Sailings 1
Average Sailing Duration 2h 47m
Fastest Sailing Duration 2h 45m
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 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Dublin to Douglas?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Dublin to Douglas is approximately 2h 45m. This is a rough guide for ferry duration as it can differ on type of ship and operator.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Dublin to Douglas?

    There is 1 ferry operator for Dublin to Douglas and this is
    • Steam Packet
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Dublin to Douglas?

    Ferries from Dublin to Douglas are available for booking through our deal finder, with live prices, timetables and operators.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from [Portfrom] to Douglas?

    Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger 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 vehicle from Dublin to Douglas with
    • Steam Packet
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Dublin to Douglas?

    No, pets currently are not allowed onboard this ferry service.

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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