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

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Bus Bus Feda Teoranta  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station 51 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Galway Cathedral to Connolly's Pub, Markievicz Road 964

$27 - $46

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station 51 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Sligo, Sligo Bus Station 64

$38 - $47

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo 128.5 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo is to drive which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo is to drive which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo. However, there are services departing from Shannon Airport and arriving at Connolly's Pub, Markievicz Road via Eyre Square Galway and Galway Cathedral. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Sligo is 178 km. The road distance is 205.7 km.

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The best way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 3 min and costs 23€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo, including transfers.

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

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Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo bus services, operated by Bus Feda Teoranta, arrive at Connolly's Pub, Markievicz Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo is 206 km. It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo.

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There are 138+ hotels available in Sligo. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo.
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  • Distance: 111.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 3 min

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

You can take a bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo via Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station, Eyre Square Galway, University Rd, and Galway Cathedral in around 5 h 3 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
$12 - $18
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Sligo, Sligo Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Galway Cathedral to Connolly's Pub, Markievicz Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Schedules at
feda.iesite

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