POB: For those booked to travel on the 08.30 from Ballycastle please check in and pay on board.
The fast passenger only ferry Kintra II takes approximately 30 minutes and departs from pier 1 on Rathlin.
The larger vehicle and passenger ferry Spirit of Rathlin takes approximately 40 minutes and departs from pier 2 on Rathlin.
All sailings are at Skipper’s discretion, subject to weather and other conditions.
Customers will pay and collect pre-booked tickets on day of travel.
Bookings can be made up to the day of travel provided there is availability and the booking is made at least 30 minutes before departure.
Vehicle capacity available, restrictions apply. In accordance with Causeway Coast & Glens Council regulations vehicles are not permitted on the island unless you meet one of the following criteria:
Carrying out prearranged work on the island.
Registered disabled (blue badge must be shown).
Staying 6 or more nights and have a valid vehicle permit available from Rathlin Ferry Limited.
Please note that many of the island facilities and businesses are seasonal only. (Information available at www.rathlincommunity.org). The health and safety of our crew, Rathlin residents, workers and visitors will be priority so please respect any measures put in place by Rathlin Ferry to protect each other