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Boat Tour of the Year Award Doolin Ferry Company, best Aran Islands Ferry.

Best ferry from Doolin

Boat Tour of the Year 2021 Ireland Doolin Ferry Company is delighted to announce that we have won not one, but two, Travel & Tourism awards this year. ‘Boat Tour of the Year’ 2021 in Ireland and ‘Boat Tour of the Year’ 2021 for the West of Ireland. We are so thrilled to receive these […]

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Covid-19 Notice

Covid 19 Notice We hope that our past and future customers are keeping well during these unprecedented times. We look forward to welcoming you on board our new Aran Islands Express ferry with us safely. Please read our Covid 19 notice or watch this short video on the safety measures that are now in place. […]

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Doolin Ferry fleet sailing below the Cliffs of Moher on a cruise

The Aran Islands Express

2020 was a very exciting year for Doolin Ferry Co. Not only did we celebrate our 50th year in business but we also launched a second express ferry into our fleet. We were thrilled to announce the name of that ferry- the Aran Islands Express! The naming of this ferry has been really important to us. […]

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The Burren Best in Travel 2021 Award

Burren Ecotourism Network

Doolin Ferry Co has been a proud member of the Burren Ecotourism Network (B.E.N) since 2014. B.E.N is a network of local tourism enterprises collaborating together to promote sustainable tourism in the Burren Region. The main goals of the network are to develop sustainable tourism practices in order to preserve our cherished communities, heritage, and […]

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Ferry arriving to Inis Oirr, Aran Islands.

U.S. Navy Boat found by Doolin Express Crew

U.S. Navy Boat Found At 1.30pm on Monday September 2nd 2019 the crew of our Doolin Express Ferry spotted something floating in the water on their route to Inis Oirr, Aran Islands. They went to investigate further and found a boat! Later we sent one of our crews and ferry to tow the boat (with […]

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Liam O'Brien and Bill O'Brien at Doolin Pier launching the new Aran Islands Ferry

School Tours

Primary and Secondary School Tours In 2016 we introduced curriculum based learning via our ‘Learning the Landscape Educational Series’ of school tours for Primary, Second and Third level students. To celebrate and promote Seachtain na Gaeilge our island crew will host your school and give you a very informed and enjoyable cruise under the magical […]

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