How to get from London to Shannon

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Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Shannon  •  4 h 31 min

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

$94 - $351

Cheapest option

Fly London Gatwick to Shannon  •  4 h 45 min

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

$47 - $259

6 alternative options

Fly London City to Shannon  •  4 h 33 min

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

$196 - $1,008

Fly London Stansted to Shannon  •  5 h 2 min

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

$51 - $208

Fly London City to Dublin, bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dublin (DUB) LCY - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay

$76 - $259

Bus and ferry, bus  •  16 h 43 min

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

$50 - $65

Bus, bus and ferry  •  17 h 18 min

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

$72 - $94

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

$124 - $165

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 to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from London City to Dublin via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.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 Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Dublin via Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$15 - $21
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Shannon is 612 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Shannon is to bus and ferry and bus which costs £35 - £50 and takes 16 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Shannon is to fly which takes 4 h 31 min and costs £70 - £270.

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 Henry Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 43 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from London to Shannon, including transfers.