Getting to Garnish Island

The Blue Pool Ferry, bringing visitors back from Garnish Island, Glengarriff, Cork, Ireland


To get to Garnish Island you can take a ferry from Glengarriff, The Blue Pool Ferry will take you directly from the village to Garnish Island. It is a short 15 minute boat ride, along the way you’ll get a chance to sea the seals and maybe the eagles if your lucky.

The blue pool ferry has the cheapest tickets to Garnish Island.

Prices are as follows

  • Adults : €10  (competitors rates start at €12)
  • Children under 12 years  : €5
  • Children under 6 years : free

The tickets are valid for the return trip, but exlude a separate entrance fee to the garden, payable on the island.

The Ferry’s Ticket Office is located just across the road from The Glengarriff Park Hotel, look for the blue ticket booth, you can buy your tickets there and make the 60 second stroll to the ferry.



Two of The Blue Pool Ferries boats, bringing visitors back and forth to Garnish Island in Glengarriff.






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