Where is ferry from Scotland to Ireland?

British-American-owned cruise line P&O Ferries (poferries.com) operates two routes from Scotland to Larne in Northern Ireland. One service sails from the small southern Scottish port of Cairnryan, and the second departs slightly farther north from Troon, close to the burgh of Kilmarnock.

Where in Scotland can I get a ferry to Ireland?

There are 2 ferry routes operating between Scotland and Northern Ireland offering you combined total of 84 sailings per week. P&O Irish Sea operates 1 route, Cairnryan to Larne which runs 7 times daily. Stena Line operates 1 route, Cairnryan to Belfast which runs 5 times daily.

How long is the ferry ride from Scotland to Ireland?

The Belfast Cairnryan ferry route connects Northern Ireland with Scotland. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Stena Line. The crossing operates up to 35 times each week with sailing durations from around 2 hours 15 minutes.

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Are there ferries between Scotland and Ireland?

There are two main sea ferry lines that connect Northern Ireland to Scotland: Cairnryan-Larne Ferry and Stena Line’s Cairnryan-Belfast Ferry. Both of these options have multiple departures throughout each day, providing you with maximum flexibility when scheduling your specific itinerary.

Where do Ferries go from UK to Ireland?

Ferry to Ireland from UK

Direct Ferries covers the most popular ferry routes to Ireland such as the ferry to Ireland from Holyhead to Dublin, Fishguard to Rosslare, Pembroke to Rosslare or Liverpool to Dublin. In general, there is a huge range of daily crossings with the ferry to Ireland from UK throughout the year.

Can you get a ferry from Scotland to Dublin?

You can buy a ‘SailRail’ combined train and ferry ticket from anywhere in Scotland to Dublin via belfast (using the Stranraer-Belfast Stena Line ferry) for around £34 any day, any date.

Are ferries running from UK to Ireland?

There are 2 ferry routes operating between England and Ireland offering you combined total of 20 sailings per week. P&O Irish Sea operates 1 route, Liverpool to Dublin which runs 6 times weekly. Stena Line operates 1 route, Liverpool Birkenhead to Belfast which runs 14 times weekly.

Do you need a passport to go to Ireland on the ferry?

Passports and Identification. Ireland / Britain routes: Irish Ferries recommends all passengers bring a passport with them. Irish and British citizens do not strictly require a passport to travel between the two countries, but some form of (photo) identification is however required.

How much is ferry from Scotland to Ireland?

P&O Ferries

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The two hour Troon-to-Larne service operates between March and October, while the Cairnryan route runs all year. As of December 2012, prices on both routes for one passenger and a car start from £79 — approximately $128 — for a one-way journey.

What is the closest point between Scotland and Ireland?

At the closest point Scotland and the North Antrim Coast are just twelve miles apart, and the migration of people between the two countries has been going on for centuries. Helen Mark left Scotland 31 years ago to settle in Northern Ireland and has always felt comfortable there.

Can you take a train from Scotland to Ireland?

Every train trip from Edinburgh to Dublin requires at least one change, usually two, on the way to Holyhead to connect with the ferry across the Irish Sea. The shortest total duration for the journey is around 7 hours and 30 minutes, although on average the trip will take around 10 hours and 30 minutes.

Can I travel from Scotland to Ireland?

Travel is allowed between Scotland and England, Wales, Northern Ireland, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.

How far is Scotland from Ireland by boat?

The shortest route between Glasgow and Belfast is the route used by the existing ferry service, that via Portpatrick/Stranraer (about 150 km (93 mi) from Glasgow) and Larne (about 35 km (22 mi) from Belfast), a coast-to-coast distance of 45 kilometres (28 mi).

Is there a ferry from Scotland to Northern Ireland?

Scotland to Belfast Ferry

Travel on the biggest ferries ever to sail between Scotland and Northern Ireland, Stena Superfast VII and Stena Superfast VIII. These sister ships travel from Cairnryan to Belfast 6 times daily in a crossing time from only 2 hours 15 minutes so you can travel when it suits you.

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Are Irish ferries taking passengers?

We are operating our ‘Travel Safe’ programme to ensure the safety and comfort of both passengers and crew on all our services. In accordance with public health guidelines, it is recommended to wear face coverings while onboard our ships for the safety of all.

What is the shortest ferry crossing to Northern Ireland?

What is the quickest ferry to Northern Ireland? Cairnryan to Larne is the quickest ferry crossing to the Northern Ireland from Scotland. This route takes approximately 2 hours. P&O Ferries operates this route with 6 daily sailings.