This Ballycastle -Rathlin Island ferry service operates two vessels - the Rathlin Express (25mins) and Spirit of Rathlin (40mins) - providing a passenger service and carrying cargo and supplies from the mainland to the 100+ islanders. Because of the fast and frequent daily ferry trips, Rathlin Island can be included in your Causeway Circuit, with Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, Bushmills Distillery and the Giant's Causeway within 12 miles of its Ballycastle launch.
Return crossing: Adult £12, child £6, Family Day Return £32. U5 and Senior Citizens with valid N.I. Smart Pass free. Booking Essential. Bicycles £3.30. Cars cannot be taken onto the island unless you have a special permit. Advance booking required.