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
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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