Ask Alexa About Arranmore Ferry

Arranmore Ferry’s very own Alexa Skill

“Alexa, Launch Arranmore Ferry

“What time is the next ferry?”

“What are the ferry times are today?”

Try It Out Today!

Arranmore Ferry now works with Alexa

Latest Alexa Updates

We’re constantly working to update the Ferry, so we’re constantly updating Arranmore Ferry’s Alexa skill with all the latest and most useful information for Arranmore Island and all our customers so we’ve been working on making the skill more conversational.

An example conversation with Alexa could go like this:

Alexa, Launch Arranmore Ferry

You

Hi, it’s Arranmore Ferry, what would you like to know?

Echo Dot or App

What time are the next ferries?

You

There are no more ferry crossings today, please check tomorrow’s timetables Is there anything else you need to ask Arranmore Ferry?

Echo Dot or App

What are the ferry times tomorrow?

You

Tomorrows ferries departing Burtonport are at: 8:45am, 9:45am, 11:45am, 12:45pm, 2:30pm, 4:30pm, 5:30pm and 6:30pm and the ferries departing Arranmore are at: 7:45am, 9:15am, 10:15am, 12:15pm, 1:15pm, 3:00pm, 5:00pm and 6:00pm What else can we help you with today?

Echo Dot or App

That’s it thanks

You

Okay, chat to you again.

Echo Dot or App

This is just one example, of course all our timetables are available on this website and using our mobile apps, available on Android and iOS.

All the times Alexa, the website and our apps use are controlled by the Arranmore Ferry team, if you think there’s some error, please reach out to them using our contact form or phone number.

Check out our latest blog post for more information on how the Alexa Skill works and let us know what you think.

We’ve included a couple of instructions on how to download Amazon’s application to your phone so you can use your voice while on the move.