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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Oranmore 51
  2. Take the bus from Oranmore, Oran Town Centre to Athlone, Athlone B&Q 763

$29 - $37

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 56 min

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

$39 - $47

Line 343 bus, train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 343 bus from Shannon Airport to Ennis Bus Station 343 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ennis to Athenry
  3. Take the train from Athenry to Athlone

$37 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Athlone 89.1 miles

$19 - $28

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

You can take a bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Athlone via Oranmore and Oranmore, Oran Town Centre in around 3 h 29 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Galway to Athlone
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Ennis to Athenry
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Athenry to Athlone
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon Airport to Oranmore
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon Airport to Ennis Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Oranmore, Oran Town Centre to Athlone, Athlone B&Q
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$12 - $17
Web Fare
$9 - $13

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Questions & Answers

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

The distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Lehinch is 87 km. The road distance is 143 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Lehinch is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1 h 23 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Lehinch is to drive which takes 1 h 23 min and costs 15€ - 23€.

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

No, there is no direct bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Lehinch. However, there are services departing from Shannon Airport and arriving at Athlone, Athlone B&Q via Oranmore, Oran Town Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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

It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Lehinch, including transfers.