There are 3 ways to get from Shannon to Sneem by train, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Killarney Tralee Service
  2. Take a taxi from Killarney to Sneem

$108 - $142

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Bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney 300
  2. Take the bus from Killarney, Killarney Bus Station to Kenmare, Kenmare 270

$30 - $42

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Shannon to Sneem 110.7 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shannon to Sneem. However, there are services departing from Drumgeely Road and arriving at Sneem via Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay, Killarney, Killarney Bus Station and Kenmare, Kenmare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 47 min.

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The distance between Shannon and Sneem is 119 km. The road distance is 177.1 km.

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The best way to get from Shannon to Sneem without a car is to train and taxi which takes 5 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Shannon to Sneem, including transfers.

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Shannon to Sneem bus services, operated by Eurobus, depart from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay station.

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Shannon to Sneem bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Kenmare, Kenmare station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shannon to Sneem is 177 km. It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to drive from Shannon to Sneem.

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There are 266+ hotels available in Sneem. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shannon to Sneem.
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  • Distance: 74.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Shannon, Ireland and Sneem, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Shannon to Sneem via Glentworth, William Street, Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay, East Avenue Road Killarney, Killarney, Killarney Bus Station, and Kenmare, Kenmare in around 5 h 47 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Killarney, Killarney Bus Station to Kenmare, Kenmare
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Killarney to Sneem
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Windmill Cabs
Phone
+353 66 718 6777

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