There are 7 ways to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by plane, subway, train, bus, bus and ferry, car or car ferry

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Fly to London Heathrow  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Shannon (SNN) to London Heathrow (LHR) SNN - LHR

$65 - $310

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Fly to London Stansted, Tube, train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Shannon (SNN) to London Stansted (STN) SNN - STN
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3

$79 - $242

Fly to London Gatwick  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Shannon (SNN) to London Gatwick (LGW) SNN - LGW

$73 - $295

Bus, bus and ferry  •  17 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Bunratty to Dublin, Arlington Hotel 300
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  3. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 210

$69 - $100

Bus, bus and ferry via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station  •  18 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Dublin X12
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  3. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 210

$91 - $124

Train, bus and ferry  •  19 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Limerick to Sallins And Naas Portlaoise/Limerick Service
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871

$108 - $155

Drive, carferry  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Rosslare
  2. Take the carferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  3. Drive from Fishguard to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

$120 - $164

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station. However, there are services departing from Shannon, Shannon Airport and arriving at Heathrow Central Bus Station via Bunratty, Dublin and Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 42 min.

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The distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 594 km.

The best way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 17 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to fly from Shannon (SNN) to London Heathrow (LHR), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Shannon Airport (SNN) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by Eurobus, depart from Bunratty station.

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The quickest flight from Shannon Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Shannon Airport (SNN) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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Aer Lingus offers flights from Shannon Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 6253+ hotels available in London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 371.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

What companies run services between Shannon Airport (SNN), Ireland and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

Aer Lingus flies from Shannon Airport (SNN) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 3 times a day.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Shannon to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Shannon to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $350
Flights from Shannon to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Bunratty to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Bunratty to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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