Shannon Airport

Last updated: Wednesday, October 4, 2023


Shannon Airport is a large airport located in Shannon, Ireland. It serves Shannon and the surrounding areas.

It operates scheduled services and is identified by the IATA code SNN.

Shannon Airport is situated in the continent of Europe, specifically in the country of Ireland, with latitude 52.702 and longitude -8.92482.

It has an elevation of 14.02 meters (46 ft) and is identified by the GPS code EINN.

Elevation14.02 m (46 ft)
AddressCo. Clare, Ireland
WebsiteShannon Airport
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Airport address

Shannon Airport

Co. Clare, Ireland

Which country is Shannon Airport?

Shannon Airport is situated in Shannon, which is in Ireland, a country located on the continent of Europe.

How do I get from Shannon Airport to city centre?

There are several options to get from Shannon Airport to the city centre:

  1. Taxi: Taxis are readily available outside the airport terminal. The journey to the city centre takes approximately 20-30 minutes, depending on traffic.

  2. Bus: Bus Eireann operates regular services from Shannon Airport to Limerick city centre. The bus stop is located just outside the arrivals hall. The journey takes around 30-40 minutes, depending on traffic.

  3. Car Rental: If you prefer to drive, you can rent a car from one of the car rental companies available at the airport. The drive to the city centre takes approximately 20-30 minutes, depending on traffic.

  4. Private Transfer: You can also arrange for a private transfer service, which can be pre-booked online or through a travel agency. This option offers convenience and comfort, with a driver waiting for you at the airport and taking you directly to your destination in the city centre.

It is recommended to check the latest schedules and availability of transportation options before your arrival at Shannon Airport.

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Most common questions

Below are quick answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Shannon Airport.

  1. Where is Shannon Airport located? Shannon Airport is located in County Clare, Ireland. It is situated approximately 24 kilometers north of Limerick city and 22 kilometers south of Ennis town.

  2. How many terminals does Shannon Airport have? Shannon Airport has one main terminal building, which handles both arrivals and departures. The terminal is well-equipped with various facilities, including shops, restaurants, car rental services, and currency exchange.

  3. What airlines operate from Shannon Airport? Shannon Airport serves as a hub for several airlines, including Aer Lingus, Ryanair, and Delta Air Lines. These airlines offer a wide range of domestic and international flights, connecting Shannon to destinations across Europe, North America, and the Middle East.