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Doolin2Aran Ferries

Ticket Office Doolin Pier, Doolin V95 DR74, Ireland
+353 65 707 5949
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US$37.89*
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Inis Oirr And Cliffs of Moher Cruise
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US$31.58*
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Ferry to Inis Mor (main island) from Doolin
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US$25.26*
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Round-trip boat transfer to Inis Oirr in the Aran Islands from Doolin
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Doolin2Aran Ferries is owned by the Garrihy's family and is the largest ferry company operating between Doolin and the Aran Islands. It is the original Cliffs Of Moher cruise company. It operates a fleet of 4 ships with a capacity for 332 passengers and sails from March to November. We hope to welcome you on board soon!
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  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Ticket Office Doolin Pier, Doolin V95 DR74, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

if you have an extra day a trip to the Aran islands is well worth it..but be careful because if its rough its not pleasant. luckily i do not get sea sick. if you do the combo trip you get to see Inis Oirr which...More

Thank 66travelor
Doolin2AranFerries, Manager at Doolin2Aran Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi there, thank you for your review, we would have to agree, the combo trip to Inis Oirr and the Cliffs of Moher is magnificent! We will have our new ship sailing this summer, which will mean even more comfortable conditions for passengers when the...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed the ferry trip. The ferry was clean and tidy and the crew were professional. We were able to move around onboard so we could view the area sights.More

Thank connieingmire
Doolin2AranFerries, Manager at Doolin2Aran Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi connieingmire Glad you enjoyed your trip! Sounds like it was a day to remember at the Cliffs. We are looking forward to getting started with the new season and our new ship - it will be all systems go soon enough.. Maybe you will...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017

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Doolin2AranFerries, Manager at Doolin2Aran Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

I was below deck heading out and got sick, sick, sick, and then spent my time in Inis Oirr (Inisheer) trying to recover. I got to ride up top on the way back, face in the wind and rain and I was fine.More

Thank Lori B
Doolin2AranFerries, Manager at Doolin2Aran Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Good advice Lori If you are prone to travel sickness, it is always best to stay outside, facing forward and focus on a steady spot on the horizon. If only we could control the sea! But that can be part of the experience too.. I...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

The boat to Aran with Doolin2Aran is fantastic. The scenery is amazing. Guys on the boat were super helpful loading and unloading our bikes for us. I can’t recommend taking bikes enough! A brilliant way to see the island. Joe at the kiosk has the...More

Thank Laura W
Doolin2AranFerries, Manager at Doolin2Aran Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Hi Laura Lovely comments, thanks so much! Yes bikes are a fantastic way to get around the islands. The roads are small and almost car free and you cover more ground than on foot. For a lot of people, it's a trip down their childhood...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

The Cliffs of Moher boat tour is a must! The views of the cliffs from the water are amazing! The staff was extremely nice and gave us a ton of great info. We had an awesome time, thanks Joe!More

Thank tayloorr21
Doolin2AranFerries, Manager at Doolin2Aran Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Delighted you enjoyed the Cliffs of Moher Cruise. Our staff and crew really are dedicated to helping our passengers get the most of their trip, not just on the boat but to Clare and the Wild Atlantic Way, so it's great to hear that they...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We met Donie the day before to make sure they were running tghe next day. We bought a combo ticket for the small island anf cliff tour. He was friendly and assured us we would have enough time in the small island and then for...More

Thank ChrystineConcord_NH
Doolin2AranFerries, Manager at Doolin2Aran Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Hi there Thank you for taking the time to review your trip, and give your opinions. It does help our passengers when they are reassured by others what is involved in a boat trip. Many of our international passengers come from land-locked countries, and are...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This is the second boat I’ve taken in this area. The boat is disgusting, the trip is short, and if you don’t push to the front of the line to get a good spot, and you’re short, you’re screwed out of a good view. Refreshments...More

Thank Kris L
Doolin2AranFerries, Manager at Doolin2Aran Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Hello Kris L I am sorry you did not enjoy your trip, it seems it was an unpleasant outing for you. I would however take issue with the awful picture you paint of our experience, which is grossly unfair and misrepresents our business, a business...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

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Doolin2AranFerries, Manager at Doolin2Aran Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We'd have done well to inquire around, as this was the slow boat to Inis Oirr. It was late arriving in both directions, which put a dent in our afternoon (in addition to the travel time.) That said, I was impressed that our travel on...More

Thank Stephanie B
Doolin2AranFerries, Manager at Doolin2Aran Ferries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Hello Stephanie Such a shame that the weather was not cooperating while you were here visiting. We really try our best not to disappoint our passengers, and give them every opportunity to take their boat trip, but we have to be mindful of weather conditions....More

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Kristi S
3 January 2018|
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Response from Doolin2AranFerries | Property representative |
Hi Kristi, Public transport along the Wild Atlantic Way in the more rural locations like Doolin is limited to buses. You could take a bus (see buseireann website) from Doolin to Galway, a train from Galway to Sligo and then... More
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garudadancer
25 October 2017|
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Response from Doolin2AranFerries | Property representative |
Hello garudadancer I am so sorry for the delay in answering you, we run a 7 month season, as the weather is really not suitable in the winter months. We close the sailings at the end of October each year, and start again... More
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David D
6 August 2017|
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Response from Doolin2AranFerries | Property representative |
HI David Thank you for your question. The Inis Mor boat trip is the longest from Doolin, and we have less capacity on this route, so there are no child rates other than under 5s are free (25 euros per person). We do offer... More
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