The Stena HSS Explorer travels on the Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire route once a day with a crossing time from only 2 hours and 20 minutes. Depending on your mood there are a range of lounges to choose from, which also includes our indulgent Premium Stena Plus Lounge. There is also an observation area at the front of the ship, Barista Coffee Lounge, Food City restaurant, and Metropolitan Bar all for your enjoyment. Not to mention impressive shopping and children’s play area! If that wasn’t enough you can also surf the net with our free Wi–Fi if you have your own laptop, PDA or smartphone. The web is at your fingertips for free!



Virtual Tours

Take a virtual journey onboard and get a glimpse of the best ferry travel experience on the Irish Sea.

Stena HSS Explorer
Ferry facts

Ferry type Fastcraft

Length 127m

Year 1996

Max cars 360

Max passengers 1500

Fun for kids with curious george