From 1st January, ferry operators on the Irish Sea will have to comply with new regulations regarding the amount of sulphur used in fuel. This will result in additional fuel surcharges for customers.
Example Fuel Surcharges from 1st January 2020
|Operator||Route||Vehicle Length||Fuel Surcharge|
|Irish Ferries||Holyhead - Dublin||6 metres||+ £10.85|
|Irish Ferries||Holyhead - Dublin||16 metres||+ £21.70|
|Stena Line||Birkenhead - Belfast||6 metres||+ £13.77|
|Stena Line||Birkenhead - Belfast||16 metres||+ £36.87|
|Stena Line||Cairnryan - Belfast||6 metres||+ £7.46|
|Stena Line||Cairnryan - Belfast||16 metres||+ £19.96|
* Based on 2019 rates
ALL FERRY OPERATORS HAVE APPLIED SULPHUR 2020 FUEL SURCHARGES
Watch our Sulphur 2020 video for more information about the changes.