Kids go free with Stena Line

Longing for an idyllic summer getaway but put off by the cost of travel for the whole

Stena Line
Stena Line

Longing for an idyllic summer getaway but put off by the cost of travel for the whole family? Stena Line has sailed to the rescue with its Kids Go Free offer, just in time to book ahead of the school holidays.

So, whether exploring the best of Britain and Ireland or heading to continental Europe via France floats your boat, you don’t have to worry about the price of getting there.

Starting today (Thursday), the Swedish-owned ferry company is introducing its Kids Go Free offer on all Economy and Flexi motorist fares on its Irish sea and North Sea routes until 5th January 2025 if they book their trip before 7th June.

You can book the perfect car-cation on daily crossings between Cairnryan and Belfast, Liverpool and Belfast, Holyhead and Dublin, Fishguard and Rosslare, Harwich and Hook of Holland.

Family holidays start the second you set foot onboard any of Stena Line’s ships, with games zones, movie lounges and kids play areas for the young ones and facilities such as the Nordic spa, Taste Bars & Restaurants and excellent shopping for the grown-ups.

Even your furry friend can relax in the pet lounge when travelling between Belfast and Cairnryan or a pet cabin on other Irish sea routes.

Prices start from just £139 per car with one adult and up to four children one way and the offer is subject to availability.

To get the best price for your family get away, secure your economy fare now or, if your best laid plans have a habit of changing, don’t worry – with Flexi fares customers can change the time and date of their sailing.

To ensure your kids travel for free between 1st June and 5th January 2025, book your Irish sea crossing by 7th June. For more information visit



Stena Line is one of Europe’s leading ferry companies with approximately 40 vessels and 20 routes in Northern Europe and the Mediterranean operating 33,300 sailings each year. Stena Line is an important part of the European logistics network and develops new intermodal freight solutions by combining transport by rail, road and sea. Stena Line also plays an important role in tourism in Europe with its extensive passenger operations. The company is family-owned, was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Gothenburg. Stena Line has 6,300 employees and an annual turnover of 19 billion SEK.