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There are 6 ways to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY) by plane, bus, car or shuttle

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Fly to Derry  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Shannon (SNN) to Derry (LDY) SNN - LDY

$60 - $340

Cheapest option

Bus Bus Feda Teoranta  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station 51 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Galway Cathedral to Letterkenny, Ramelton Road 964

$46 - $64

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Dublin Rd 51 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry 64

$63 - $84

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY) 222.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Belfast (Aldergrove), shuttle  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Shannon (SNN) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) SNN - BFS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to Derry

$72 - $314

Fly to Belfast City, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Shannon (SNN) to Belfast City (BHD) SNN - BHD
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre

$155 - $517

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY) is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 9 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY) is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 4 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY). However, there are services departing from Shannon Airport and arriving at Eglinton City Of Derry Airport via Dublin Rd and Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 4 min.

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The distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Derry Airport (LDY) is 285 km. The road distance is 355.5 km.

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The best way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY) without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 4 min and costs 50€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to fly from Shannon (SNN) to Derry (LDY), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY) bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Shannon Airport station.

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The best way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY) is to fly which takes 7 h 20 min and costs 55€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 9 h 4 min.

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There is no direct flight from Shannon Airport to Derry Airport. The quickest flight takes 13 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY) bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Foyle Street Bus Station Derry.

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Map of how to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY).
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  • Distance: 178.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

What companies run services between Shannon Airport (SNN), Ireland and Derry Airport (LDY), Northern Ireland?

Ryanair, BMI Regional and four other airlines fly from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY) 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY) via Dublin Rd, Foyle Street Bus Station Derry, and Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre in around 9 h 4 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Shannon to Derry via London Stansted, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Shannon to Derry via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
11 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Shannon to Derry via London Heathrow, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Shannon to Derry via London Gatwick, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Shannon to Belfast City via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Shannon to Belfast City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Shannon to Belfast City via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon Airport to Dublin Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Rd to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Galway Cathedral to Letterkenny, Ramelton Road
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
feda.iesite
Airporter UK
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$16 - $24

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Yes, the driving distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY) is 356 km. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Derry Airport (LDY).

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Aer Lingus, British Airways, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Shannon Airport to Derry Airport.

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