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There are 5 ways to get from Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN) by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 44 min

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

$13 - $18

4 alternative options

Train, line 343 bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Galway to Ennis 7
  2. Take the line 343 bus from Ennis Bus Station to Shannon, Shannon Airport 343 / ...

$22 - $31

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN) 53.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN) 53.3 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from Galway to Shannon Airport 53.3 miles

$200 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN) is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN) is to taxi which costs 100€ - 130€ and takes 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station station and arriving at Shannon, Shannon Airport. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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The distance between Galway and Shannon Airport (SNN) is 65 km. The road distance is 85.2 km.

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The best way to get from Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN) without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 44 min and costs 11€ - 16€.

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The bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Shannon, Shannon Airport takes 1 h 44 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN) bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station.

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Galway 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 Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN) is 85 km. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN).

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There are 125+ hotels available in Shannon Airport (SNN). Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN).
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  • Distance: 40.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 min

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

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN) hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
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
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Ennis Bus Station to Shannon, Shannon Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Bus Eireann
Other operators
Taxi from Galway to Shannon Airport (SNN)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
City Taxis Galway
Phone
+353 91 525 252
Website
citytaxisgalway.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Galway to Shannon Airport
Estimated price
$200 - $280

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