Sail & Rail

From €39 single journey


Sail and Rail is the affordable, convenient and comfortable way to travel, offering competitive, guaranteed fares and no luggage restrictions. Even better, children aged 0 - 4 years travel FREE!


Stena Line have joined forces with rail companies in Ireland and Britain to offer you a seamless service travelling by train to your final destination.


Onboard Stena Line you will find a range of facilities and services designed to help you relax. Combine this with great value inclusive rail-sea fares and it's easy to see why this option is such a popular choice.


There is planned industrial action on Iarnr√≥d √Čireann Irish Rail services. A number of 24 hour stoppages have been announced which will mean that no rail services (DART included) will operate on the dates in question. At the moment these dates are:- Sun Aug 24th, Mon Aug 25th, Sun Sept 7th, Sun Sept 21st


If you are booked to travel on the above dates please call our sail & rail team on 01 204 7744 from Ireland or 08445 762 762 from the UK.


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Sail & Rail to England or Wales Via Holyhead

Sail & Rail to England or Wales Via Holyhead

Via Holyhead - Zones
Via Holyhead Zone Advance Standard
Bangor, Llandudno, Rhyl A €39 €45
Chester, Manchester, Liverpool B €40 €46
Birmingham, Leeds, Coventry C €41 €47
Bristol, Milton Keynes, Watford D €43 €49
London E €46 €52

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Prices above are for adult single fares from Dublin or Dun Laoghaire.
A Fastcraft supplement of €6 per adult, €3 per child (5-15yrs) applies each way for travel via Dun Laoghaire-Holyhead
Child fares apply to children aged 5-15 years inclusive at half the adult fare. Children aged 0-4 years travel free.

Sail & Rail to England or Wales Via Fishguard

Sail & Rail to England or Wales Via Fishguard

Via Fishguard - Zones
Via Fishguard Zone Advance Standard
Carmarthen A €39 €45
Swansea, Cardiff, Bristol B €40 €46
Swindon, Gloucester C €41 €47
Birmingham, Reading D €43 €49
London E €46 €52

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Prices above are for adult single fares from Rosslare.
Child fares apply to children aged 5-15 years inclusive at half the adult fare. Children aged 0-4 years travel free.

Sail & Rail to Scotland Via Cairnryan

Sail & Rail to Scotland Via Cairnryan

Via Cairnryan - Zones
Via Cairnryan Zone Single
Glasgow, Edinburgh A €55
Leuchars for St Andrews, Dundee B €61
Inverness, Aberdeen C €70

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Prices above are for adult single fares from Belfast.
For return fares, just add the appropriate single fares together.
Child fares apply to children aged 5-15 years inclusive at half the adult fare. Children aged 0-4 years travel free.

How to book

How to book

For bookings and enquiries please call:

01 204 7744

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

Rail travel is subject to the relevant terms and conditions of the particular railway undertaking and where appropriate, the provisions of the Convention concerning the International Carriage by Rail (Cotif) of 9 May 1998 including the Uniform Regulations concerning the contract of International Rail passenger and Luggage Traffic (CIV) contained in Appendix A of the Convention. Details are available on request.


Rail Link Bus between Cairnryan and Ayr return

Rail journeys commence or terminate at Ayr rail station and a dedicated Rail Link coach service will transport you direct to or from Loch Ryan Port.

The through Rail & Sail ticket includes the cost of the coach. Dogs or pets cannot be accommodated onboard the Rail Link coach however officially registered guide, hearing or assistance dogs will be able to travel on the coach with their owners free of charge. For guests with particular needs the Rail Link coach can accommodate one guest who needs to remain in their wheelchair for the duration of the coach journey per departure. It is very important to make a reservation as early as possible but no less than 48 hours before the date of intended travel and specifically advise Stena Line of requirements.

This can be by telephone 01 204 7744 or by email to railbus@stenaline.com advising name, booking reference, date and time of outward and return travel and your requirements. In the event that a reservation is made less than 48 hours in advance of travel, we will make reasonable efforts to accommodate travel needs.

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