mv European Highlander     Cairnryan to Larne

Passengers:  410 Cars:  375 Built:  2001 Speed:  23 knots


The mv European Highlander is the fastest and most powerful conventional ferry on the Irish Sea, with a speed of 23 knots. It is the second of two vessels built for P&O by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries at their Shimonoeki shipyard, Japan.

The mv European Highlander was built as a replacement for the mv Pride of Ailsa and has never served on any other P&O route during her career to date. She is essentionally a ro-pax vessel with a small passenger capacity but high freight capacity.

European Causeway