There are 8 ways to get from London to Shannon by plane, bus and ferry, bus, train, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from London Heathrow  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Shannon (SNN) LHR - SNN

$91 - $346

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  2. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Bunratty 300

$43 - $62

6 alternative options

Fly from London Stansted  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Shannon (SNN) STN - SNN

$48 - $204

Fly from London Gatwick  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Shannon (SNN) LGW - SNN

$44 - $254

Fly from London City  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Shannon (SNN) LCY - SNN

$194 - $1,005

Bus and ferry, train  •  17 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Limerick Portlaoise/Limerick Service

$69 - $97

Bus and ferry, bus via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  2. Take the bus from Busáras to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station X12

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Drive from London to Fishguard
  2. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  3. Drive from Rosslare to Shannon

$123 - $164

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Shannon is to bus and ferry and bus which costs £30 - £50 and takes 16 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Shannon is to fly which costs £70 - £280 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between London and Shannon is 383 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from London to Shannon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Shannon. However, there are services departing from London Victoria and arriving at Drumgeely Road via Outside Connolly Station, Dublin City South, Burgh Quay and Bunratty. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 35 min.

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The nearest airport to Shannon is Shannon (SNN) Airport which is 2.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Cork (ORK) (62.2 miles), Dublin (DUB) (120.9 miles), Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) (174.3 miles) and Belfast City (BHD) (181.4 miles).

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Map of how to get from London to Shannon.
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  • Distance: 382.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

What companies run services between London, England and Shannon, Ireland?

Aer Lingus flies from London to Shannon 3 times a day.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from London City to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Train operators
Bus operators
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Bunratty
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Bunratty
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Busáras to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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