There are 4 ways to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 50 min

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

$13 - $18

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Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway 52.6 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway 52.6 miles

$11 - $17

Towncar  •  54 min

  1. Take a town car from Shannon Airport to Galway 52.6 miles

$200 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway is to drive which costs 9€ - 15€ and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway is to taxi which costs 100€ - 130€ and takes 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shannon Airport and arriving at Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Galway is 65 km. The road distance is 84.2 km.

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The best way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 50 min and costs 11€ - 16€.

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The bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station takes 1 h 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway is 84 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway.

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There are 346+ hotels available in Galway. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway.
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  • Distance: 40.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

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

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

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
Other operators
Taxi from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Galway
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
K Kabs
Phone
+353 86 4402110
Unicabs
Phone
+353 61 414 444
Fixed Price Taxis
Phone
+353 61 313 131
Website
facebook.com
Ballinacurra Taxi Service
Phone
+353 61 301 333
Jayride
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Shannon Airport to Galway
Estimated price
$200 - $290

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