Inisheer in detail

Flights & getting there


The airstrip is on the island's northern coast. Aer Arann Islands has up to two to four flights daily to/from Connemara Regional Airport, linked by shuttle bus to Galway city (reservations required). There are no interisland flights.


Inisheer's pier is in the island's north. Year-round (except when seas are too rough), Aran Island Ferries depart from Rossaveal Ferry Terminal, 38km west of Galway city, linked by a shuttle bus.

From mid-March to October, Doolin 2 Aran Ferries and the Doolin Ferry Co also serve Doolin (one-way/return €10/20, 30 minutes) in County Clare. Interisland ferry tickets cost €10 to €15 per crossing.