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Irish Ferries’ Oscar Wilde Ship Officially Launches as Largest and Fastest Ferry on the Irish Sea

Irish Ferries’ newest ship – the Oscar Wilde – has officially launched, servicing the Rosslare-Pembroke route.

The new ship – which will be the largest and fastest cruise ferry operating on the Irish Sea – will house 2,080 passengers, has 134 cabins and 2,380 lane metres of space for cars, coaches and freight vehicles.

Irish Ferries managing director, Andrew Sheen, said: “We are delighted that OSCAR WILDE is officially in service, offering customers an enhanced Irish Sea journey on board a ship featuring the very best in terms of comfort, speed, and amenities.  We are confident that the OSCAR WILDE will become a firm favourite with our passengers and freight customers, and we look forward to welcoming them on board.”

Geoff Percival
Geoff Percival
Geoff has worked in business, news, consumer and travel journalism for more than 25 years; having worked for and contributed to the likes of The Irish Examiner, Business & Finance, Business Plus, The Sunday Times, The Irish News, Senior Times, and The Sunday Tribune.

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