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

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Recommended option

Bus Bus Feda Teoranta  •  5 h 4 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

$36 - $71

2 alternative options

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

$37 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

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

$28 - $45

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 4 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
$22
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
$16 - $24
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
feda.iesite

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Questions & Answers

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

The distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Sligo is 178 km. The road distance is 206 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 17 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Sligo is to drive which takes 2 h 17 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

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

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 4 min.

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

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