Irish Sea Ferry Updates January 2024

MANXMAN visiting Belfast on Christmas Eve 2023. Image: Luke Wilson.

The latest Irish Sea ferry news from Irish Ferries and Stena Line, coverage of the first visit of the Steam Packet’s Manxman to Belfast and updates from P&O Ferries and Finnlines.

Finnsirius – A First Look At Finnlines Impressive New RoPax

FINNSIRIUS. Image: © ShipAdvisor (Instagram)

Join us for a look inside Finnlines’ FINNSIRIUS, a recently introduced freight and passenger ferry, which is said to be a game-changer. Featuring energy saving measures, quality passenger accommodation, multiple dining options and digitalisation efforts, it aims to tap into the market dominated by Viking Line and Tallink Silja from Turku.

Finnlines Celebrates 75 Years

Finnlines' new next generation Ro-Pax FINNSIRIUS is floated out at Weihai. Image: Finnlines.

With Finnlines celebrating 75 years of operations this week, we take a look back at two decades of tonnage investment and possible future plans at the company.