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

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Bus  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Bunratty to Dublin, Arlington Hotel 300

22€ - 30€

3 alternative options

Line 343 bus, train  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the line 343 bus from Shannon, Shannon Airport 1 to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station ->S1 343 / ...
  2. Take the train from Limerick Junction 1 to Heuston 1 Cork/Mallow Service / ...

30€ - 41€

Line 343 bus, bus  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the line 343 bus from Shannon, Shannon Airport 1 to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station ->S1 343 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station ->S1 to Dublin X12

24€ - 35€

Drive  •  2h 17m

  1. Drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Dublin 222.9 km

27€ - 40€

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The cheapest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Dublin is to bus which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 3h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Dublin is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Shannon, Shannon Airport 1 and arriving at Dublin, Arlington Hotel via Bunratty. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 54m.

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The distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Dublin is 192 km. The road distance is 222.9 km.

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The best way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Dublin without a car is to bus which takes 3h 54m and costs 21€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Dublin, including transfers.

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Shannon Airport (SNN) to Dublin bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, depart from Bunratty station.

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Shannon Airport (SNN) to Dublin bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, arrive at Dublin, Arlington Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) to Dublin is 223 km. It takes approximately 2h 17m to drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Dublin.

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  • Distance: 192.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 54m

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

Dublin Coach operates a bus from Bunratty to Dublin, Arlington Hotel hourly. Tickets cost 15€ - 18€ and the journey takes 3h 10m. Transport for Ireland also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dublin Coach
Transport for Ireland
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Email
info@nationaltransport.ie
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Bunratty to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
Transport for Ireland
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon, Shannon Airport 1 to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station ->S1
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
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Bus Eireann
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station ->S1 to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
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Bus Eireann

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