Holidays from Shannon Airport

Shannon Airport is one of Ireland's largest airports outside of Dublin.  It opened in the 1930s and has become one of Ireland's most important airports, seeing around 1.8 million passengers fly here each year.

Where can I fly to from Shannon Airport?

Shannon is the most westerly airport in Europe and is a major route between Ireland and the east coast of the United States. Aer Lingus provide flights to New York City and Boston, and American Airlines offer seasonal flights to Philadelphia. Ryanair has a large presence at the airport too, providing flights to popular sun and beach destinations like Alicante, Fuerteventura, Tenerife and Malaga, along with seasonal flights to Mallorca and Faro. 

How do I get to Shannon Airport?

Getting to and from the airport from Shannon city centre is straightforward. The airport is close to the coast - about 6km south-west of the city - and can be reached by car in just over 10 minutes. Alternatively, there are direct bus links between the Airport and Limerick, Cork and Galway using the Bus Éireann Network. 

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