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

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Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station 51 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Galway Coach Station to Oughterard 923 / ...

$84 - $110

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Line 343 bus, train, taxi  •  3 h 46 min

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

$82 - $106

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Ashford Castle 75.5 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Ashford Castle is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Ashford Castle is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Ashford Castle is 97 km. The road distance is 120.8 km.

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The best way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Ashford Castle without a car is to bus which takes 4 h and costs 70€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Ashford Castle, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) to Ashford Castle is 121 km. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Ashford Castle.

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There are 119+ hotels available in Ashford Castle. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Ashford Castle.
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  • Distance: 60.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

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

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

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Oughterard
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon Airport to Ennis Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Oughterard
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$8 - $12
Web Fare
$6 - $9
Other operators
Taxi from Galway to Ashford Castle
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
City Taxis Galway
Phone
+353 91 525 252
Website
citytaxisgalway.com

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