No visit to Connemara is complete without a visit to Inishbofin Island, one of the most westerly islands off the Irish coastline.

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Inishbofin Cargo


  • Booking of cargo: Mon – Fri – 9am to 5pm
  • Call – 0871800586
  • Email –
  • Text – Mon – Fri 9am – 8pm

Inishbofin Island Discovery Ltd is the subsidised cargo service between Cleggan Pier and Inishbofin Island.

Service will commence on 3 August 2018. There will be a twice weekly service on Tuesday and Friday of each week.

The starting point of the service will be Cleggan Pier Co Galway. As per our contract with the Department of Community Rural & Gaeltacht Affairs.

Times are:


  • Leaving Cleggan – 11am
  • Inishbofin – 4pm


  • Leaving Cleggan – 11am
  • Inishbofin – 4pm

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  • Inishbofin Island Discovery Ltd accepts cargo at the Cargo compound at Cleggan Pier from Monday to Friday 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 4pm.
  • Goods will be stored in secure containers in the Cargo Compound. Inishbofin Island Discovery Ltd will accept no responsibility for goods delivered outside of the stated times.
  • For customers wishing to use the Cargo service please contact us to set up an account. All bills will be sent out on a monthly bases.
  • All Goods delivered to the Old Pier in Inishbofin including gravel, building materials etc must be removed from the Pier within 5 days of delivery.
  • All wrapping, pallets etc that come on a customers cargo goods must be removed immediately from the Old Pier. Customers are responsible for the disposable of all packaging on their delivery.
  • Fuel – if fuel is ordered it must be paid for to Sweeney Oil BEFORE being delivered.
  • All sailings are subject to favorable weather and tidal conditions. Sailings can be cancelled due to adverse weather conditions.