The adventure starts here

Discover more about the amazing destinations and experiences that travelling by ferry can offer you in and around the British Isles. Be inspired with ideas, tips and recommendations for holidays.



There are more than 80 destinations you can reach by ferry from and around the UK, Ireland and British Isles, ranging from inspiring cities such as Amsterdam, Dublin and Bilbao to the wild beauty of the Scottish Isles and the Isles of Scilly.

News and views

The latest news from Discover Ferries and the UK’s ferry operators.

Blogger of the Month – Alex Outhwaite

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Discover Ferries is delighted to have TV travel presenter and blogger Alex Outhwaite as our Blogger of the Month for December. In addition to writing the inspirational travel adventure blog…

Wightlink recommends the best rainy day activities on the Isle of Wight this winter

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Winter is a glorious and magical time, with Christmas just around the corner, bright lights and plenty of delicious winter food. Wightlink has recommended the top activities and places to…

Last-minute Xmas Travel Gift: Irish Ferries Vouchers

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Irish Ferries’ super new cruise-ferry W.B. Yeats is about to join the fleet, so the lucky recipient of a gift voucher this Christmas could be one of the first to…

Travelling by ferry

Ferry travel is the perfect, stress-free way to start your holiday, offering unrivalled flexibility and convenience at a low cost.