How to travel from Dublin to Holyhead

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from Dublin to Holyhead

You can get from Dublin to Holyhead by train, bus or flight.

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Travel Information to Holyhead from Dublin

distanceDistance66 miles (107 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFerry
fastestFastest modeFerry • $48 (€42) • 3 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesStena Line

Travel 66 miles (107 km) by ferry to Holyhead from Dublin. Stena Line is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct ferry from Dublin to Holyhead.

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Travel Tips: Travel to Holyhead 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 Dublin to Holyhead.

Travel from Dublin, Ireland to Holyhead, United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Holyhead from Dublin restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Holyhead, United Kingdom from Dublin?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Holyhead, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 3/22/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Dublin and Holyhead closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Dublin, Ireland from United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Dublin, Ireland from Holyhead, United Kingdom?

Reentering Ireland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Dublin from Holyhead?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Dublin, Ireland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Ireland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Dublin from Holyhead here.

You can go from Dublin to Holyhead by ferry.

Traveling by ferry is also the quickest way from Dublin to Holyhead. It takes on average 3 h 15 min   to travel this journey.

You should expect to travel around 66 miles (107 km) between Dublin and Holyhead.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Dublin to Holyhead:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Dublin to Holyhead, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

    • Stena Line can take you to Holyhead by ferry. If searching for a good deal on ferries, you can find tickets for Stena Line from Dublin to Holyhead for $48 (€42).

    Yes, there is a direct route available from Dublin to Holyhead:

    • You can book a direct ferry with Stena Line.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Holyhead as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Holyhead from Dublin.

    Many of our customers who book a trip from Dublin to Holyhead often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Liverpool or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Dublin and Holyhead itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Holyhead and any of these top destinations today!

    Before traveling from Dublin to Holyhead, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A ferry ticket for this journey costs on average $48 (€42) one way.

    But we recommend booking Dublin to Holyhead tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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