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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...more
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Ticket Office Doolin Pier, Doolin V95 DR74, Ireland
+353 65 707 5949
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Reviewed today

My self and my wife had a wonderful day with a trip to the smallest of the Aran Islands which is Inisheer we traveled from Oranmore were we where staying and it takes about an hour depending on traffic to Doolin we had a good...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed today

The ferry arrived on time & the staff were very helpful. Lots of seats available good viewing from the large windows. The weather wasn't the best but it didnt dampen our enjoyment of this cruise on the only fyord in Ireland.

Thank Eatons1939
Reviewed yesterday

Really mixed good and bad. Good: they let us split our combo ticket to do the Cliffs one day and Island the next. Bad: The confirmation receipts (of which there were two, for our online order) were very confusing about how much had really been...More

Thank TouristfromSF
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

1000 thank you Doolin 2 Aran Ferries, I missed my boat ride back to Galway from Inis Eire and you were very kind to propose me to give me a ride for free so I don’t get stuck in the Island! And I even got...More

Thank Carolina H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Cliffs of Moher from the water rivals any natural site in the world. Add a trip to one of the Aran Islands and it’s a great day. They do overbook and tour buses were given priority which Caused us to have our return trip...More

Thank Jeannie M
Reviewed 5 days ago

When we were in Ireland, one in the party became ill, and we had to cancel on-line the day of the trip. In doing so, I wanted to make sure they knew they could add three more passengers since we couldn't make it. In response,...More

Thank Fran S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is not only a review but also a message to say THANK YOU guys! My husband and I went on a day trip yesterday with my family in law, who came from Hungary to visit us here in Ireland but unfortunately, due to problems...More

Thank Ingrid K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do NOT use this company! Sold us a ticket without telling us they had oversold the return trip. Took us over to Aran Islands in new modern ship. When the time to return came, they filled the modern ship with a tour group and put...More

1  Thank Martha M
Reviewed 1 week ago

There appeared to be utter chaos at jetty. Each person I spoke to gave me different information as to what boat I would be travelling on and from where. They were quite right in suggesting you turn up 30 mins before your sailing in order...More

Thank Neil F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This ferry service was completely disorganized. People just lined up wherever they thought they should & no one gave any direction until people were pushing their way onto the ferry. Finally someone might shout to be careful or someone is going to get hurt. On...More

Thank Marge G
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Erica S
4 June 2018|
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Response from Vic T | Reviewed this property |
If you are referring to the Doolin2Aran tour it does not include a land excursion that I am aware of. My daughter and I took the tour that included boating to Inis Oírr then the Cliffs of Moher all by boat. I recommend... More
Brittany S
13 May 2018|
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Response from Vic T | Reviewed this property |
Brittany, As a follow up to my response, if you intend to tour Inis Óirr you may want to consider visiting the island first then travel on to Inis Mor. Again the ferry service should be helpful. My daughter and I visited... More
23 February 2018|
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Response from Doolin2AranFerries | Property representative |
HI there Yes, you can leave your car at Doolin pier for overnight trips. The carpark is operated by Clare County Council and there are charges in place - €1 for up to 2 hours €5 for 2-30 hours €15 for parking up to one... More