There are 4 ways to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Donegal by bus, train or car

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Bus Bus Feda Teoranta  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station 51 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Galway Cathedral to Garda Station, Donegal Town 964

$30 - $66

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Dublin Rd 51 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel 64

$48 - $62

Train, bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Ennis to Galway Limerick Service
  2. Take the bus from Galway Cathedral to Garda Station, Donegal Town 964

$39 - $79

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Donegal 168.3 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Donegal station. However, there are services departing from Shannon Airport and arriving at Garda Station, Donegal Town via Eyre Square Galway and Galway Cathedral. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 2 min.

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The distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Donegal is 225 km. The road distance is 269.3 km.

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The best way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Donegal without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Donegal, including transfers.

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

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Shannon Airport (SNN) to Donegal bus services, operated by Bus Feda Teoranta, arrive at Garda Station, Donegal Town.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) to Donegal is 269 km. It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Donegal.

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There are 209+ hotels available in Donegal. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Donegal.
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  • Distance: 140.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Shannon Airport (SNN), Ireland and Donegal, IE-DL, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Donegal via Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station, Eyre Square Galway, University Rd, and Galway Cathedral in around 6 h 2 min.

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 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 Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Galway Cathedral to Garda Station, Donegal Town
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
feda.iesite

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