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

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 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station 55

Cheapest option

Line 51 bus, train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Shannon, Shannon Airport to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station 51 / ...
  2. Take the train from Limerick to Limerick Junction
  3. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Waterford

$26 - $38

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Waterford 95.9 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take a town car from Shannon Airport to Waterford 95.9 miles

$270 - $380

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Waterford is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Waterford is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between Shannon Airport (SNN) and Waterford is 132 km. The road distance is 153.4 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Waterford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Waterford station. However, there are services departing from Shannon, Shannon Airport and arriving at Waterford, Waterford Bus Station via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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The nearest airport to Waterford is Cork (ORK) Airport which is 104.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Shannon (SNN) (131.7 km), Dublin (DUB) (142.5 km), Isle Of Man (IOM) (261.9 km) and Scilly Isles (ISC) (266.7 km).

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Map of how to get from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Waterford.
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  • Distance: 82.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

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

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Shannon Airport (SNN) to Waterford every 4 hours, and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick Junction to Waterford
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Shannon, Shannon Airport to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Shannon Airport to Waterford
Estimated price
$270 - $380

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