HEIR ISLAND FERRY

The M.V. Thresher is Heir Island’s official ferry service, which operates all year round. In the summer, the M.V. Thresher provides special ferries for Island Cottage Restaurant, and during the school year, it provides special school ferries. The ferry is licensed to carry 12 passengers at a time. For questions, please call 086-8092447.

Heir Island is a four-minute ferry ride from Cunnamore Pier. Please click here for directions to Cunnamore Pier.

The M.V. Thresher waiting for passengers.
The Thresher on its way to Heir Island. Cunnamore Pier can be seen in the distance.

Ferry Timetable

April – October (Departure times from Cunnamore Pier)*

Monday – Friday Saturday Sunday
8.20
10.00 9.30 9.30
12.00 12.00 12.00
14.00 14.00 14.00
16.00 16.00 16.00
18.00 18.00 18.00

November – March (Departure times from Cunnamore Pier)*

Monday – Friday Saturday Sunday
8.20
10.00 9.30 9.30
12.00 12.00 12.00
14.00 14.00 14.00
17.00 17.00 17.00

*The ferry departs from Heir Island 5 minutes before the times shown above.


Fares (Return Tickets)

Adults                                      €6.00

Students                                 €3.00

Children over 5                   €2.00

Children under 5                Free