Frequently Asked Questions

Where do we depart?

We depart from the outer pier at Ballycastle. This is situated on the pontoon behind the Rathlin ferry. 
Departure Map

How many passangers are onboard?

We are licensed by the Marine and Coastguard Agency for 55 passangers, however this will vary due to COVID regulations at the time of the trip.

Is there a toilet on board?

Yes

Is the boat suitable for prams/buggies?

Yes

Are our trips suitable for young children?

Yes, our boat is very safe for young children. The sides of the boat are approximately 1.5m high from the deck.

Can we take a dog on board?

Yes, dogs can be taken on our trips but must remain on a lead.

Do we stop on Rathlin island?

Currently we do not stop on Rathlin island, all our trips start and finish in Ballycastle

 Do we offer private charters?

Yes, we can do private charters outside normal trip times. 

 Do we have trips where people can swim?

No, due to safety and manning reasons we do not allow swimming on our trips.

What happens if a trip is cancelled due to bad weather?

If the trip is cancelled due to bad weather a full refund or transfer to another trip of the same value will be offered.

Are there lifejackets on board?

We are fully licensed by the Marine and Coastguard Agency as a ship and as such lifejackets are stored on board for every individual. They are not worn during the trip and are available in case of an emergency. The sides of the boat are approx 1.5m in height, with an additional rail.