The unique Island of Inishbofin is located only 10 kilometers off the north Connemara coast, and is only a 30 minute crossing from the idyllic fishing village of Cleggan, just a few minutes drive from Clifden. The Ferry Service is aboard the fast, comfortable Ferry “The Island Discovery”.
Located only ninety minutes west of Galway city, Cleggan is the point of departure for the Ferry service to the Island. The Island itself, is a haven of beauty, boasting magnificent scenery from cliff top walks, to the sea on all sides, to white sandy beaches and an abundance of rare flora and fauna.
Used the service on August 6th on the 2pm outward journey and 5pm return journey.
On the outward journey there was little social distancing and on the return leg... read more
Well operated island ferry with good timetable. Acceptable Covid restrictions include mandatory masks for staff and passengers.Dogs allowed on leads
Had overnight trip to inisbofin and this ferry is only way to get there. Crew very helpful, boat clean and big enough. Trip only 40 minutes. Weather was nice, not... read more