Shannon International Airport

County Clare, Ireland

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Conveniently located approximately 15 miles north of Limerick city and 15 miles south of Ennis town, Shannon airport has set itself the objective of making it one of the best airports in the world. With congestion becoming more of a problem at many airports, Shannon offers the consumer hassle free travel from an airport with a growing number of connections and services worldwide.

Since the pioneering days when Shannon was the staging point for all transatlantic flights into Europe this most welcoming of airports has endeared itself to generations of travellers. They are impressed by its quiet efficiency and the international standard of its facilities.

The airport, which positions itself as the gateway to the West of Ireland, continues to serve the majority of its business on transatlantic routes.

A 24 hour full service, Shannon's innovations continue to play an important role in today's competitive airport environment.

Mission Statement

"To be a premier Irish International airport the management group meets the needs and expectations of our customers, using our resources effectively, fully realising the capabilities and potential of our staff and optimising long term shareholder value"

Information Desk

The Airport Information Desk, provided by Shannon Airport staff, is situated in the Arrivals Concourse. It is open from 06.00 to 23.00 daily and staff will be happy to help you with any information or any assistance you may require.

Airport Facilities

  • Car hire - Desks are located in the Arrivals Hall and can be contacted for competitive rates
  • Car parking - Shannon airport offers both short-term and long-term parking within the airport. All car parks operate 24 hours and are regularly patrolled by airport police
  • Bus Service - Regular services are available from outside the terminal building to Ennis, Galway or Limerick with onward connections to all of Ireland's major cities. There are also services from nearly train stations.
  • Pubs/Restaurants - Shannon Airport offers a wide variety of Restaurants and bars throughout the terminal and boarding areas.

Disabled Facilities

Shannon Airport is a customer service oriented organisation and is committed to providing facilities for passengers with disabilities utilising its airports. Shannon Airport continues to improve and update these facilities throughout its Airports on an on-going basis. Shannon Airport operates a policy of disability awareness training for its entire front line staff.

Airport Shopping

  • Shannon Airport shopping provides all the Duty Free shopping you'd expect from a major international airport
  • The Duty Free shops provide an extensive selection of liquor, luxury goods,confectionery, travel essential accessories and there is also an Irish Food Shop.
  • Duty Free Shopping is available to all passengers travelling directly to a destination outside the European Union - or when travelling within the European Union with an onward flight to a destination outside the European Union on the same day

Scheduled Airlines

Check the Shannon Airport Website for up-to-date information.

Air Canada

1800 709900

Aer Lingus

0818 365000


(0) 61 474082

British Airways

1800 626747 (IRL)

Continental Airlines

1890 925 252 (IRL)

Delta Airlines Inc

1800 76 8080 (IRL)


0044 870 6 000 000

eu jet

0818 313 131


1890 925532

Hapag Lloyd Exp

0818 210018


0818 303030 (IRL)

(0) 1 2477723

US Airways

1890 925065

Shannon Tourism

Shannon Tourism's Information and Reservations Centre is located in the Arrivals Concourse and is operated by the Shannon Development Company.  It provides a number of services to the visitor arriving into Shannon including: 

  • All Ireland Accommodation Reservations Services
  • Assistance with Irish Holiday itineraries
  • Retail area with a broad range of maps, guides, and books


Shannon Airport offer many scheduled direct flights to destinations worldwide. Check the Shannon Airport Website for up-to-date information.







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