Inishbofin is a beautiful Island, 6km in length and 3.5km wide, with several magnificent sandy beaches which are safe for swimming. The Island (population of 200) has 2 pubs, post office and a grocery shop. It is also well known for its excellent traditional music sessions. All ferries depart from Cleggan Pier (20 minutes drive from the Clifden Station House Hotel). The journey takes 40 minutes. Inishbofin Ferries for timetable.