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Irish Ferries to offer direct Dublin-France link

[ November 27, 2013   //   ]

Irish Ferries is to launch a new service from Cherbourg, France direct into the capital, Dublin from 18 January. The once-weekly, year round service will depart from Dublin every Saturday (15.30) arriving into Cherbourg next morning (11.30). Return sailings will depart Cherbourg each Sunday (17.00) with early arrival back in Dublin on Monday morning (11.00). The new route will be operated by the recently charteed car and freight ferry vessel mv Epsilon. Built in 2011, the Epsilon has 2,860 lane metres of vehicle deck parking space.

Irish Ferries already operate direct services from Rosslare in the south of Ireland to Cherbourg and Roscoff.


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