Irish Ferries Discounts
Irish Ferries operates ferry routes between France, Ireland and Wales. Take an offbeat ferry route – explore the Irish panorama and taste the Irish waters. Reach your destination on time, on a quick and comfortable ferry line.
Irish Ferries routes
Irish Ferries operate the following ferry routes between France, the Republic of Ireland and Wales (Great Britain):
- Dublin - Cherbourg
- Dublin - Holyhead
- Pembroke - Rosslare
Facilities and services
- Children's play area
- Self-service restaurant
Facilities may differ per ferry and route.
Prices and discounts for Eurail Pass holders
Irish Ferries offer Eurail Pass holders a 30% discount on standard foot passenger fares (adult or child). Cabin accommodation is available at an extra charge.
You are entitled to the discount if your Eurail Pass is valid in either the country of departure or arrival. You do not need to use a travel day on a flexi Pass for this discount. You may be asked to show your Eurail Pass when you check-in for the sailing.
A reservation is either compulsory or strongly recommended for all crossings.
To make a reservation and obtain your discount, follow these steps:
1. Go to www.irishferries.com and pay in full for a booking.
2. Email your booking reference number and your Eurail Pass cover number to email@example.com.
3. The relevant reduction will be applied to your booking and the credit will be refunded to you via the credit card system.
Make sure to send your email at least 5 days before your outward travel date.
Travel times, number of crossings
Ireland – France
Overnight sailings. Sailing period: February – December. No daily sailings. Please verify sailing schedules at www.irishferries.com.
Ireland – UK
Dublin – Holyhead: 3 hours 15 min (Dublin Swift 1 hour 49 min), 4 daily departures
Rosslare – Pembroke: 3 hours 45 min, 2 daily departures
On board facilities
To and from France
Cabaret lounge, live onstage entertainment, family self-service restaurant, waiter service, restaurant, cinema, gift shop, late night disco, and for children: own entertainers, dedicated play areas, special menus and videos.
Further Information and contact
For more info go to www.irishferries.com/uk-en/frequently-asked-questions.
For help or assistance, you can contact:
Dublin Head Office, Alexandra Road, Ferryport, Dublin 1
Phone (+353) 818 300 400
Phone (+353) 53 913 3158
Cherbourg Gare Maritime
Phone (+33) 233234444
Change of currency
You cannot change the currency once you have a Pass in your cart. Remove the Pass, and then change the currency on the website header.