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Saturday 29th April

29 Apr

All Rathlin Express sailings up until the 13.30 inclusive have been cancelled today.  There will be an update in the afternoon  regarding the 16.15 departing Rathlin and 17.00 departing Ballycastle.  The Canna will sail to schedule, departing Ballycastle at 10.00 and 12.00, departing Rathlin at 15.30 and 17.30.  Booking is essential on 02820769299.

Thursday 27th April

27 Apr

Please note the last available departure from Ballycastle today is the 16.30.  The 17.00 sailing is already fully booked and the 18.30 has been cancelled due to weather conditions.  To make a booking please contact us on 02820769299 or email  The office will close at 17.00.    

Travel Update Tuesday 25th April

25 Apr

Please note the 17.30 dep Rathlin and 18.30 dep Ballycastle are cancelled due to weather conditions. The last sailing departing Rathlin will be 15.30 and the last sailing departing Ballycastle will be 16.30. Office will close at 17.00. Contact booking office on 02820769299 or

Tuesday 25th April

25 Apr

Due to adverse weather here today the following sailings are cancelled: Dep Rathlin @ 11.00: 12.00: 16.15 Dep Ballycastle @ 11.30: 12.00: 13.30: 17.00 Update given later regarding the 17.30 dep Rathlin @ 18.30 dep Ballycastle. Contact booking office on 02820769299 or for bookings and information.  

Sunday 23rd April

23 Apr

It’s a beautiful morning, sun is shining and sea is calm. We only have one ferry operating today, Canna our 45 minutes ferry and options for sailings today are as below: Depart Ballycastle – 10.00 / 12.00 / 16.30 / 18.30 Depart Rathlin  – 08.30 / 11.00 / 15.30  /17.30 Day trips only – 10.00 […]

22/4/17 EARTH DAY 2017

21 Apr

Do something Green for Earth Day 2017. We are all responsible for our planet and most of us are lacking in awareness and education. There are still so many of us who do not reuse, recycle or upcycle. The smallest effort can achieve great things. Rathlin Island Ferry Ltd are going Green! We are reducing […]

Friday 21st April

21 Apr

All sailings are operating to schedule and the sea is calm and there are no rain drops in sight! There may be a few in the late afternoon though! There is still availability today, for day trips depart Ballycastle at 11.30, 12.00 & 13.30 and depart Rathlin at 15.30, 16.15 & 17.30. Contact Booking Office […]