Stena Line Recommences Service On Holyhead To Dun Laoghaire Route
Released on: April 01, 2011, 7:24 am
Stena Line has announced that the HSS Stena Explorer will
recommence service on its Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire route on Friday
April 1 until Tuesday September 13 to cope with the additional demand
over the summer period.
The reintroduction of the HSS Stena Explorer will provide Stena Line with the
ability to handle higher volumes of foot passengers as Dun Laoghaire Harbour provides passengers with an adjacent Dart connection straight to Dublin City and the
The vessel which caters for up to 1500 passengers and 350 cars, boasts the
Metropolitan and Barista coffee bar, Stena Plus lounge, free Wi-Fi, free movies and
an onboard shop which offers a wide range of gifts, jewellery, spirits and
Stena Line’s Communication Manager Eamonn Hewitt said: "We look forward to
welcoming the HSS Stena Explorer back on the Holyhead to
Dun Laoghaire route which will provide customers with even more reason to cross the
Irish Sea during the summer months.
"The vessel, which offers excellent onboard facilities, will complement the
timetable on Holyhead to Dublin Port route as it offers customers a mid-morning
departure from Holyhead and a lunchtime departure from Dun Laoghaire."
The HSS Stena Explorer will operate one round trip per day with a 10.00am ferry
Holyhead and a 13.15pm sailing from Dun Laoghaire. Customers have the opportunity to
upgrade to Stena Line's premium ferry fare for an additional £20 which includes
advance boarding and disembarkation and entry into the Stena Plus lounge where
passengers can avail of complimentary snacks, beverage and newspapers.
Stena Line is the market leader on the Irish Sea, offering the biggest ferry fleet and the widest choice of routes from
Britain to Ireland including Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire, Holyhead to Dublin Port,
Fishguard to Rosslare and Stranraer to Belfast routes. The ferry company carries
over two million passengers on its Irish Sea routes each year.
About Stena Line:
Stena Line is the market leader on the Irish Sea, offering the biggest fleet and the
widest choice of routes between Britain and Ireland, including the Stranraer to
Belfast, Holyhead to Dublin Port, Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire and Fishguard to
Rosslare. The company carries over two million passengers on its Irish Sea routes
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