Ferry to Liverpool and Belfast

Travel by ferry to Liverpool and Belfast on the Stena Edda and the Stena Embla and see how we're redefining ferry travel! With up to 4 daily direct sailings and a choice of day and night crossings between Northern Ireland and the heart of England, you'll cruise across in just 8 hours. These two new ferries are the largest, most spacious and most stylish ever to sail between Belfast and Liverpool. Enjoy a drink in the stunning Sky Bar, relax in an en suite cabin, treat yourself to an upgrade to our Stena Plus or Hygge Lounges all whist enjoying the stylish Scandinavian design.


Cruise across from Belfast to Liverpool in 8 hours

Take the ferry to Liverpool and arrive relaxed and refreshed for your stay in the city. From Liverpool, you’ll also have access to motorway, rail and bus links to take you to the rest of Britain. Liverpool city centre is just a short drive from the port or you can take the quick ferry journey across the River Mersey.


Liverpool -  one of the friendliest cities in Britain

The city of Liverpool offers a big welcome to those who visit with lots to see and do when you get there, not to mention the great shopping and restaurants you’ll find throughout the city. Liverpool’s Albert Dock on its waterfront is a one-stop shop for entertainment. Attractions include the Beatles Story, the Magical Mystery Tour, the Tate Liverpool, the International Slave Museum and more, with lots of bars, restaurants and shops for when you need a break from culture!


Liverpool to Belfast - from city to city

When you take the ferry to Belfast, the city centre is within 10 minutes drive from the Stena Line Ferry Terminal and the motorways north and south are even closer. Dublin can be reached within 2 hours going south or take the stunning coastal route to the north where the Giant's Causeway is less than 2 hours away.


Belfast  - a small city with a big heart

Belfast is a city of contrasts and the gateway to Northern Ireland. A rich, captivating past blends with a vibrant, energetic character that attracts people from all over.  Take in the atmosphere of the famous Cathedral Quarter - one of the liveliest quarters of the city with a great choice of nightlife, restaurants and art galleries. The famous Titanic Quarter is a great place to explore and a visit to Titanic Belfast is a must do attraction!  With its great pubs, fantastic museums, famous street murals and beautiful green spaces – you’ll never want to leave! 


There's so much to enjoy in both Liverpool and Belfast, you'll be spoilt for choice. With no baggage charges, pack it all in! Take the ferry and enjoy a car–cation with Stena Line today!

Travel by ferry to Liverpool and Belfast on the Stena Edda and the Stena Embla and see how we're redefining...

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Sail on Stena Edda & Stena Embla

Liverpool & Belfast

From €149 single, car & driver

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Ferries on the route

  • Stena Edda ferry docked in Belfast Port
    Stena Edda
  • Stena Embla ferry docked at Liverpool Port
    Stena Embla

Port Locations

Map showing the routes to and from Ireland
Map showing the routes to and from Ireland

The Stena Line Liverpool Port is located at 12 Quays Terminal, Birkenhead, offering easy access to Liverpool and beyond. The terminal is within 10 minute of the M53 motorway and approximately 7 minutes from the Mersey tunnel leading to Liverpool city centre.

View Liverpool Port page

Belfast Port (VT2) is conveniently located close to the motorway network off Junction 1 of the M2 motorway (Fortwilliam roundabout) making is easy to get to and from all parts of Ireland.

View Belfast Port (to Liverpool) page

Sail on Stena Edda & Stena Embla

Liverpool & Belfast

From €149 single, car & driver


Customer Service

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