There are 3 ways to get from Ashford Castle to Shannon Airport (SNN) by taxi, train, bus or car

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Taxi, train, line 343 bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ashford Castle to Galway
  2. Take the train from Galway to Ennis
  3. Take the line 343 bus from Ennis Bus Station to Shannon, Shannon Airport 343 / ...

$83 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Headford, Headford to Eyre Square Galway 435 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Shannon, Shannon Airport 51 / ...

$28 - $36

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Ashford Castle to Shannon Airport (SNN) 76.4 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ashford Castle to Shannon Airport (SNN). However, there are services departing from Cong and arriving at Shannon, Shannon Airport via Headford, Headford and Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Ashford Castle and Shannon Airport (SNN) is 97 km. The road distance is 122.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ashford Castle to Shannon Airport (SNN) without a car is to taxi and train and line 343 bus which takes 3 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Ashford Castle to Shannon Airport (SNN), including transfers.

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Ashford Castle to Shannon Airport (SNN) bus services, operated by Burkes Bus, depart from Headford, Headford station.

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Ashford Castle to Shannon Airport (SNN) bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Shannon, Shannon Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ashford Castle to Shannon Airport (SNN) is 122 km. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Ashford Castle to Shannon Airport (SNN).

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There are 141+ hotels available in Shannon Airport (SNN). Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ashford Castle to Shannon Airport (SNN).
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  • Distance: 60.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

What companies run services between Ashford Castle, Ireland and Shannon Airport (SNN), Ireland?

You can take a bus from Ashford Castle to Shannon Airport (SNN) via Cong, Headford, Headford, Eyre Square Galway, and Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station in around 4 h 17 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Ennis Bus Station to Shannon, Shannon Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Headford, Headford to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Shannon, Shannon Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Burkes Bus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Headford, Headford to Eyre Square Galway
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Ashford Castle to Galway
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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