Birkenhead to Belfast ferry

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The cheapest ferries from Birkenhead to Belfast

Showing times and prices for Jun 17


The best way to find a cheap ferry ticket from Birkenhead to Belfast is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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Fastest ferry times from Birkenhead to Belfast

Showing times and prices for Jun 17

Fastest Journey

8 h 30 m


8 h 30 m

Ferries per day



232 km

Of the 1 ferries that leave Birkenhead for Belfast every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Ferry from Birkenhead to Belfast

distanceDistance144 miles (232 km)
durationAverage ferry duration8 h
priceAverage ferry ticket price$58 (€51)
changesDirect ferryNo
carriersFerry operatorsStena Line
footPassengersFoot passengers:Yes

Ferries from Birkenhead to Belfast cover the 144 miles (232 km) long journey taking on average 8 h with our travel partners like Stena Line. You can get the cheapest ferry tickets for this journey for as low as $46 (€40), but the average price of ferry tickets is $58 (€51).

Ferry operators: Stena Line from Birkenhead to Belfast

Stena Line ferries will get you to Belfast from Birkenhead from $43 (€38). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best ferry times and tickets for your trip.

Stena Line is a Swedish ferry company that operates a fleet of ferries that provide transportation services for passengers and vehicles across the North Sea, Irish Sea, and Baltic Sea. The company was founded in 1962 and is based in Gothenburg, Sweden. Stena Line operates ferry services between Denmark, Germany, Sweden, Norway, the UK, Ireland, The Netherlands and Poland. In addition to traditional ferry services, Stena Line also operates a number of high-speed craft and a number of fast craft services.

Birkenhead to Belfast ferry information with Stena Line:

  • Average Duration: 8 h
  • Cheapest Price: $43

FAQs: Ferry from Birkenhead to Belfast

FAQs: Take the ferry to Belfast easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birkenhead to Belfast.
Cheap ferry tickets from Birkenhead to Belfast can start from as little as $46 (€40) when you book in advance. The average ferry ticket price for Birkenhead to Belfast is $58 (€51); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Birkenhead to Belfast ferry travel time is 8 h   for the 144 mile (232 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first ferry from Birkenhead to Belfast leaves at 9: 30 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last ferry from Birkenhead to Belfast leaves at 10: 30 PM.
Yes, you can book a cabin on sailings from Birkenhead to Belfast with Stena Line
Yes, travelling with a vehicle from Birkenhead to Belfast is possible with Stena Line.
Yes, travelling as a foot passenger from Birkenhead to Belfast is possible with with Stena Line. We recommend arriving at least one hour before the trip if you are travelling on foot but please check specific times for each route. If you need book your travel to the departure port check our trains, buses and flight options on Omio.
For the best Birkenhead to Belfast ferry to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Stena Line. However, it's always good to check all possible ferry operators with services to Belfast from Birkenhead to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the ferry most frequently from Port of Birkenhead, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the ferry at Port of Belfast, located 6.1 miles (9.8 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a ferry from Birkenhead to Belfast is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Belfast from Birkenhead including taking a flight or ferry.

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