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

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Recommended option

Bus, line 226 bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Shannon, Shannon Airport to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station 51
  2. Take the line 226 bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Kinsale, Kinsale 226

$36 - $40

2 alternative options

Train, line 226 bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Cork Kent Cork/Mallow Service
  2. Take the line 226 bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Kinsale, Kinsale 226

$59 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Kinsale 93.6 miles

$20 - $30

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

You can take a bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Kinsale via Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station in around 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon, Shannon Airport to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Kinsale, Kinsale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Kinsale?

The distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Kinsale is 113 km. The road distance is 150 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Kinsale?

The cheapest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Kinsale is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Kinsale?

The quickest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Kinsale is to drive which takes 1 h 57 min and costs 16€ - 24€.

Is there a direct bus between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Kinsale?

No, there is no direct bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Kinsale. However, there are services departing from Shannon, Shannon Airport and arriving at Kinsale, Kinsale via Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Kinsale?

It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Kinsale, including transfers.