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Gola Island - Getting There

A ferry sails from Machaire Gathlán (Magheragallan) hourly from 11:00am, seven days a week, in peak season (July-August). Last sailing 6:00pm. Other seasons by booking.

10-minute crossing.


Seod Ghabhla

(Gola Island Ferry Service)

Oileán Ghabhla, Gaoth Dobhair (Gweedore),

Leitir Ceanbinn, Co Dhún na nGall

M: 087-660 7003


Note to sailors

There are two piers on Gola: one at Tráigh na mBláthán on the east side and the other at Port an Chruinn on the south side. Their use is weather dependent, but when one is exposed the other is generally sheltered and provides safe landing conditions.