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Port of Holyhead

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Port of Holyhead

 

Located on the Isle of Anglesey, the Port of Holyhead is the gateway to North Wales and Snowdonia. A warm welcome and local entertainment can be found right at the quayside on every cruise call. Passengers and crew can use the dedicated internet suite free of charge or browse in the gift shop for locally-made crafts and gifts.  The friendly and helpful tourist information team is available on the quayside to provide visitor information and itinerary planning; ensuring visitors can make the most of their stay. Coach parking is available at the quayside and a free shuttle bus runs from the Port of Holyhead to the town centre and shopping area for cruise-ship passengers and crew.

 

Holyhead is a 24 hour, deep water, lock-free port. One of the UK's busiest ferry ports, security complies entirely with the ISPS code. The Port is covered by a sophisticated digitally recorded CCTV system and is regularly inspected by Government Maritime Security Inspectors. There is an anchorage point available for vessels over 300 metres with tender action through the Marina – for further information.

 

Port Length Beam Draught Approx. DWT Pilotage & Towage Waste Disposal ISPS Bunkering & Fresh Water Stevedoring For Stores
Cruise Jetty 300m No Restriction 10m 10,000t Compulsory on demand Yes Yes Yes Yes
Inner Harbour 100m No Restriction 4m 2500t Compulsory 40m+ Yes Yes Yes Yes

 

Location

 
  • Nearest Airport:

    Valley: 8km / 5 miles
    Manchester: 195km / 122 miles/li>
  • Nearest train station:

    400 metres
 
 
  • Distance to Town Centre:

    0.8 km / 0.5 miles
  • Security

    Holyhead Port is one of the UK's busiest ferry ports and therefore its security complies entirely with the ISPS code. The Port is regularly inspected by Government Maritime Security Inspectors.
 

Contact details

 
 

 

 

Downloadable Port Information & Shore Excursions

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