Passenger Ferry to the Aran Islands

Awarded ‘BEST IRISH EXPERIENCE 2021’, (travel2ireland & Irish Travel Trade Network). Aran Island Ferries sail year-round to the Aran Islands from Ros a’ Mhíl port in Connemara and seasonally from Galway City to the Aran Islands and Cliffs of Moher. Ireland’s largest domestic ferry company operates five luxury vessels with a capacity of up to 400 passengers. Enjoy bar service and refreshments on board and admire the rugged views of Galway Bay. Parking is available at the pier in Ros a’ Mhíl along with a shuttle bus from Galway city.

  • Snack bar serving tea/coffee and alcoholic beverages
  • Strong relationship with the service providers on the Islands
  • Average sailing time of 40 minutes

Operates Daily Year Round

Please contact office for sailing times and prices. Ferry operates year-round from Ros A Mhil Pier Connemara, and seasonally from Galway City

Sailings subject to weather conditions


Admission Rates:

See website for details. Excellent individual, family and group rates available.

Useful Information

Check out their range of facilities, services, accessibility, and other useful information.

DINING / REFRESHMENTS: Tea/Coffee/bar facilities onboard.

PARKING: Parking available at port.

ACCESSIBILITY: The ferries are fully wheelchair accessible. Please call in advance in order to ensure maximum comfort and efficiency.


Getting There

Ferry is located at Ros A’ Mhíl Pier 38 km from Galway. City and operates year-round

Seasonal ferry sailings from Galway City Docks


Map Location: 53.275272, -9.046256
Contact Aran Island Ferries

City Office, 37-39 Forster Street, Galway City, Co. Galway, Ireland

Eircode: H91 FXA6
T: +353 (0)91 568 903
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