Galway City to Inishmore by Passenger ferry

Ferry from Galway City – Inishmore via the Cliffs of Moher

The ferry from Galway City to Inishmore via the Cliffs of Moher operates on a seasonal basis from April to September. The ferry departs from the Galway City Docks. Parking is available at Galway docks 24 hours a day.

The ferry trip from Galway City to Inishmore via the cliffs of Moher day trip was awarded “Best Irish Experience” in 2021. The duration of the crossing from Galway City Dock to Inishmore is approximately 90mins. There are plenty of things to do on Inishmore, upon arrival on passengers have 4.5hrs to cycle and explore the islands famous forts, cliffs, shops and beaches before the ferry departs on its return journey. Some passengers prefer to explore all of what Inishmore has to offer and stay overnight and enjoy the islands rich nightlife, culture and restaurants.

Sailing Times

Departing Galway City Docks to Inishmore: 9:30 daily

Departing Inishmore to Galway City Docks: 15:30 daily


To avoid disappointment, we highly recommend booking in advance.

Galway City to Inishmore Passenger Ferry Terminal Location

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Accommodation on Inishmore

Things to do on Inishmore

Sights to see on Inishmore