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Going to sound so thick but....

(10 Posts)
Monkeysocks2017 Sat 11-Aug-18 10:44:56

Do I need a passport to go to Ireland from England? Oh thinks no I think it's we do! Tia x

Digestive28 Sat 11-Aug-18 10:46:30

No. But you do need ID to get through airport etc. Driving licence is fine

Monkeysocks2017 Sat 11-Aug-18 10:47:09

Ah damm looks like his right this time!! Thanks for your reply xx

ladyvimes Sat 11-Aug-18 10:48:30

If you’re in Northern Ireland you don’t but you will if you’re in Ireland.

Peoplemaynoticeus Sat 11-Aug-18 10:51:23

I went from fishguard last week and all I had with me was a bill. One man had no id at all and he was let on fine.

EduCated Sat 11-Aug-18 10:53:02

The U.K. and Ireland are in a ‘Common Travel Area’, so you don’t need a passport, but you do need ID which shows your nationality, and photographic ID for airlines normally, so you might as well passport wink

dangermouseisace Sat 11-Aug-18 10:57:27

I've not had a passport for years and I've travelled to the ROI without one.

I had my driving license but didn't get asked for it. I think my dad just had his bus pass as photo id.

bumbling Sat 11-Aug-18 11:11:40

If you are talking about flying it would be dependent on the airline. Years ago I flew to the UK without id but the airlines now require passports.

The ferry is probably different

Portobellae Sat 11-Aug-18 11:21:25

I think Ryanair (spits) ask for a passport.

Lenny1987 Sat 11-Aug-18 11:24:08

Ryanair you must have a passport, aer lingus you can travel on your bus pass!

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