Whatever way you come to Limerick today – by plane, train, bus, boat or car – it is easily accessible. Situated just over 2 hours from Dublin City (M7) and 1.5 hours from Cork (N20) and Galway (N18), Limerick’s location on Ireland’s West Coast can be effortlessly reached via all major roads.
Shannon Airport is the closest airport to Limerick City (12 miles (20Km) west of the city) and provides international access from many worldwide countries. Telephone: +353 – 61 – 471444 www.shannonairport.com From Shannon Airport there are frequent bus services to Limerick.
The following taxi fares are for customer guidance purposes only. Exact fares are subject to agreement between the customer and driver. It is recommended that this is done prior to the commencement of the journey.
- Limerick City Centre €35
- Castletroy, Limerick €45
- Raheen, Limerick €45
Car Hire services are also available from the airport.
The following bus companies operate bus routes to/from Limerick.
Phone: +353 87 9483973 www.dublincoach.ie
This Dublin Coach express service makes it possible for customers to travel from Limerick to Dublin in just 2hrs 45mins for the low cost fare of only €10.
Phone: +353 91 564164 www.citylink.ie
Irish Citylink operates 6 daily return services from Cork Airport, Cork City and Galway to Limerick.
There are regular rail services connecting Limerick with Dublin, Cork, Tralee, Killarney, and (via Dublin) with Belfast, Sligo and Westport. For tickets and schedules, please check the Irish Rail website. Some train routes to Limerick require a change in Limerick Junction.