Fishguard to Rosslare Ferry

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  • 3 crossings daily
    3 hr 15 min

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The Fishguard to Rosslare is the fastest crossing to Ireland. The route, operated by Stena Line, has a choice of two daily ferry crossings. Sailing on the Stena Europe, you'll find all the facilities to ensure a comfortable and relaxing journey. With sailing times of either four or three and half hours, this route means you'll arrive in Ireland before you know.

When you book with AFerry, we'll not only show you the sailing times and prices for this route but we'll also show sailings from Pembroke to Rosslare so you can find the ideal sailing and price for you.

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On board your Fishguard to Rosslare Ferry

On board your ferry, you'll find a huge range of facilities and features including:

  • Free movies in the onboard cinema
  • Free WiFi
  • An onboard shop with savings of up to 50% on high street prices

When it comes to food, there's also a large range to suite any taste and budget. Head to the Metropolitan Grill for a range of dishes including snacks. There are breakfast and lunch menus too including a range of healthy and light options as well as all time favourites including a full fry up if you fancy it.

You can also order food if you upgrade to the Stena Plus lounge. Here in this quiet lounge you can benefit from a variety of benefits including:

  • Complimentary drinks, snacks, newspapers & magazines
  • Personal waiter service & dedicated menu
  • Comfy seating in a quiet lounge

About Fishguard

Fishguard is in Pembrokeshire in South Wales. The ferry port of Fishguard is located on the Western side of Fishguard Bay, to the west of the Town Centre of Fishguard. The Fishguard ferry offers regular connections to Rosslare in Ireland, all of which can be booked through AFerry

The name Fishguard appears to be derived from old Norse fiskigardr ("fish catching enclosure") which indicates there may have been a Scandinavian trading post here.

Fishguard is famous for being the site of the last invasion of Britain in 1797 when French warships sailed into Fishguard Bay. Fishguard has many beautiful historical buidings and interesting museums. Also worth a visit is the new Ocean Lab in Fishguard. A major visitor attraction in Fishguard is the annual musi festival held in July/August.

The surrounding countryside of Fishguard offers stunning, unspoilt nature and is ideal for walking holidays. You will find here many castles and histories sites you can visit or just chill out on one of the lovely beaches.

About Rosslare

In Ireland, Rosslare is known as the "Sunny South-East". Every year it receives 300 hours more sunshine than anywhere else in Ireland, making Rosslare into a top tourist destination.

Furthermore, the sandy beach in Rosslare is a Blue Flag beach and that attracts families, swimmers and surfers alike. If you like playing golf, then near Rosslare, there are many golf courses including the New Ross Golf Club, a fine 18 hole parkland course, which is well worth a few hours play. In the town centre there are good hotels, restaurants and bars.

It is also worth exploring Rosslare's beautiful countryside with all the parks, fascinating villages and amazing views, which are hard to forget.

There are many places and villages to visit around Rosslare, like the Yola Farmstead Folk Park; Kilmore Quay (picturesque fishing village); Ballinskar, a village in which Spielberg shot some battle scenes for the film 'Saving Private Ryan'; and The Irish National Heritage Park where you will find audio-visual guided or self guided walks, which illustrate history from the Stone Age up to the early Norman Period.

Fishguard to Rosslare Popular Questions

Want to know more about your journey from Fishguard to Rosslare? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare take?

The average journey time by ferry between Fishguard to Rosslare is 3 hrs 45 min. The journey time may vary, so use our booking engine on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How fast does the ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare travel?

The fastest journey time by ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare is 3 hrs 15 min, with Stena Line.

What time does the first ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare leave?

The first ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare leaves at 13:10 with Stena Line. Times may vary depending on the time of year.

What time does the last ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare leave?

The last ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare leaves at 23:45 with Stena Line. Times may vary depending on the time of year.

Which ferry companies operate between Fishguard to Rosslare?

Ferries travelling from Fishguard to Rosslare are operated by Stena Line.

Looking for more information?

If you're looking for the return journey, check out Rosslare to Fishguard.