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Dublin Liverpool Ferry

The ferry from Dublin to Liverpool typically sails 1 times daily and up to 11 times weekly. The Dublin to Liverpool ferry is operated by P&O Irish Sea. Dublin Liverpool Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get tickets, pricing, schedules and availability.

Dublin Liverpool Ferry Times

The earliest Dublin Liverpool ferry typically departs Dublin at about 09:00. The average sailing time of a ferry from Dublin to Liverpool is approximately 7h 30m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 7h 30m.

Dublin to Liverpool Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for a ferry from Dublin to Liverpool typically range between $447* and $1448*. On average the Dublin Liverpool ferry is $930*. The cheapest Dublin Liverpool ferry prices start from $95*. The average price for a foot passenger is $215*. The average price for a Dublin Liverpool car ferry is $939*.

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 Liverpool from Dublin?

The distance between Dublin and Liverpool is approximately 220.6 miles (355.1km), or 191.7 nautical miles.

Is there a car ferry from Dublin to Liverpool?

Yes, there is a car ferry from Dublin to Liverpool provided by P&O Irish Sea. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and tickets for car ferries between Dublin and Liverpool.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Dublin Liverpool ferry?

No, foot passengers can not travel onboard the ferry from Dublin to Liverpool.

Dublin Liverpool Ferry Operator Schedules

  • P&O Irish Sea - 11 weekly sailings, 1 daily sailings

Dublin to Liverpool Ferry Alternatives

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Dublin - Liverpool Route summary
Departure Country Ireland
Destination Country UK
No. of Operators 1
Operators P&O Irish Sea
Average Price A$922*
Average Daily Sailings 1
Average Weekly Sailings 11
Average Sailing Duration 7h 30m
First Ferry 09:00
Last Ferry 21:30
Distance 191 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 Liverpool?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Dublin to Liverpool is approximately 7h 30m. This is a rough guide for ferry duration as it can differ on type of ship and operator.
  • How much is the ferry from Dublin to Liverpool?

    The average price of a ferry from Dublin to Liverpool is approximately 481 €. The price is typically a bit higher during peak season. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Dublin to Liverpool?

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

    Ferries from Dublin to Liverpool 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 Dublin to Liverpool?

    No, currently you cannot travel as a foot passenger on any Dublin to Liverpool ferries.
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Dublin to Liverpool?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Dublin to Liverpool with
    • P&O Irish Sea
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Dublin to Liverpool?

    Yes, pets are allowed onboard the ferry from Dublin to Liverpool. However, you may require a pet passport and other documentation. Please read the operators pet guidelines. The following operators currently allow pets on the ferry
    • P&O Irish Sea
  • How far is Liverpool from Dublin?

    The distance between Dublin to Liverpool is approximately 191 nautical miles.

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.


Liverpool Guide

The English city of Liverpool is located on the eastern side of the River Mersey estuary, in Merseyside in the north west of the country. The Liverpool Maritime Mercantile City been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site and includes the Pier Head, Albert Dock and William Brown Street. The city is also home to two of the most famous Premier League football clubs in the country; Liverpool Football Club and Everton Football Club and matches between the two clubs are referred to as the Merseyside Derby. Also hosted by the city is the world famous Grand National which is held at the city's Aintree Racecourse. From Liverpool's industrial past, railways, transatlantic steamships, electric trains and public trams were all pioneered in the city as methods of mass transport. The world's first railway tunnels were constructed under Liverpool and 1829 and 1836 and the world's first scheduled passenger helicopter service, which operated between Liverpool and Cardiff, started in 1950.

The Port of Liverpool is one of the largest ports in the UK and is home to passenger ferry services that depart to Belfast, Dublin and to the Isle of Man.


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