Ferry from Dublin to Douglas

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Ferries between Dublin in the Republic of Ireland and Douglas in the Isle of Man run with 1 weekly crossing. Find updated info, compare ferry timetables and prices, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.

Ferry schedules from Dublin to Douglas

Is there a ferry from Dublin to Douglas?

The Dublin - Douglas ferry route is available with 1 weekly crossing all year round. The route is operated by the Isle of Man Steam Packet ferry company.

Tip: please note that the ferry timetable for the route from Dublin to Douglas is subject to change. You can check real-time schedules and ferry ticket prices for the crossing on Ferryhopper.

What’s the ferry schedule from Dublin to Douglas?

As of now, the ferry from Dublin departs on Thursdays at 10:45 and arrives in Douglas, the capital of the Isle of Man, at 13:40.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Dublin to Douglas?

The ferry ticket price from Dublin to Douglas starts at around €45 for a single ticket. The final ticket cost depends on vehicle selection, discounts, offers, and seat type.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers for the Dublin - Douglas ferry route. Find the lowest prices and best offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at no extra cost.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Dublin to Douglas?

The ferry trip from Dublin to Douglas lasts about 3 hr 30 min.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Dublin to Douglas?

The connections from Dublin to Douglas are usually operated by conventional ferries. The fastest ferry to Douglas reaches the port in about 3 hr 30 min.

What’s the distance between Dublin and Douglas?

The distance between Dublin and Douglas is 220 nautical miles (around 354 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Douglas from Dublin

Take a look at some useful tips for your ferry trip to Douglas:

  • In the busy months from May to September, we recommend arriving at the port of Dublin well in advance to avoid delays. The same applies to ferry trips on weekends. 
  • To travel from Ireland to the Isle of Man, you need to carry a valid passport or an officially recognized European Union ID card (Irish citizens only). 
  • Due to unforeseen circumstances, the ferry schedules from Douglas to Dublin may change. Make sure to confirm your ferry’s departure time. You can also track your ferry in real time on the Ferryhopper App!

Where to take the ferry from Dublin to Douglas

Ferries to Douglas from Dublin depart from the port of Dublin. The port is located approximately 3 km east of Dublin city center. It is easily accessible by car, with a large car park available on-site.

The port is also well connected by public transport, with several bus routes stopping nearby, including the number 53 and the number 42 from the city center. Additionally, the DART (Dublin Area Rapid Transit) train service stops at nearby Connolly Station, which is a short walk from the port.

Am I allowed to travel from Dublin to Douglas?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Dublin to Douglas. Before planning your trip, take a look at the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel in the Isle of Man, including all the documents required for your journey.

Can I travel on the ferry from Dublin to Douglas with a car?

Yes, ferries traveling from Dublin to Douglas have car decks, so you can embark your vehicle.

Ferry luggage

On the Isle of Man Steam Packet ferry crossing from Dublin to Douglas there are no specific luggage dimensions. However, for foot passengers, the company recommends 1 piece of hand luggage per person. Also, checked-in luggage should weigh up to 23 kg per crossing.

During your ferry trip from Dublin to Douglas, you can keep your luggage next to you, keep it in your vehicle, or store it in your cabin.

Good to know: bear in mind that there is no check-in procedure for luggage items.


Ferries traveling from Dublin to Douglas offer a variety of cabin options, including standard cabins and en-suite cabins as well as comfortable seats.

Pet travel 

You can bring your pet onboard the ferry to Douglas from Dublin, but only if you travel in a vehicle. Pets must stay in the kennels or in a pet-friendly cabin (except guide dogs) throughout the ferry journey.

Book cheap ferry tickets from Dublin to Douglas

Currently, there are no available tickets online on Ferryhopper. However, you can find more information about the ferry from Dublin to Douglas on our Map of ferries, compare prices and schedules, and plan your trip to the Isle of Man easily and quickly!