Doolin to Inishmaan by Ferry

The Doolin to Inishmaan passenger ferry operates on a seasonal basis (April – October). The sailing time is approximately 20mins. each way to Inis Meain. Depending on your arrival time visitors have anywhere from 4-7hrs to cycle and explore the islands famous forts, cliffs and beaches before the ferry departs on its return journey.

Please note the 13:00 Doolin departure makes a stop on Inis Oirr before continuing on to Inis Meain at 15:00.

Sailing times

Doolin to Inis MeainInis Meain to Doolin

*The 13:00 sailing from Doolin to Inis Meain may have a stop over on Inis Oirr until 15:00


The cost of for a round trip from Doolin to Inis Meain is as follows:

Child 5+€20
Child under 4€0
Family (2 adults, 2 children)€105
Family (2 adults, 3 children)€120
Family (2 adults, 4 children)€140


We recommend booking ahead particularly in the summer months. Ferry seats are limited so it’s best to reserve ahead of time to avoid disappointment. Visit to book your tickets.

Doolin to Inishmaan Ferry Terminal Location

The ferry terminal to Inis Meain is located at Doolin pier, just outside the village.