Hundreds of Irish passengers are affected by P&O Ferries’ decision to suspend service and leave 800 redundancies effective immediately.
His company, whose main routes include Britain and Ireland and Britain and France, said 800 staff had been given “immediate termination notice” and would not be able to operate services for several days. next.
If you’ve been affected by this disruption, here’s what you can do:
What should I do?
The company’s Twitter page says all affected customers will be contacted by its port fleets.
P&O Ferries is updating its Twitter page hourly with updates. It apologized online for the “lack of clarity” and said it would provide updates on Sunday’s schedule as “more information” becomes available.
Will alternative routes be offered?
In several tweets online, the company said it was advising travelers on “alternative arrangements”.
The company says it is organizing travel through an alternative operator where possible. It said space was very limited and advised passengers not to travel if their journey was not “essential”.
It said passengers with “essential travel needs” would be guided by their port fleet.
P&O Ferries advises customers to arrive at their booked destination if travel is necessary, and the company will put you “on an alternative airline as quickly as possible.”
“Once at the port, please proceed to the DFDS check-in counter,” one tweet read.
Can customers get their money back?
The airline has yet to confirm whether passengers will receive a refund.
The Irish Independent has contacted P&O Ferries about the refund for the passenger and is awaiting a response.
P&O Ferry operates four routes: Dover to Calais; Hull to Rotterdam; Liverpool to Dublin; and Cairnryan in Scotland, to Larne in Northern Ireland.
Trips between Hull and Zeebrugge, Belgium, were disrupted in January 2021.
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