Information & Facts
Short- and long-term car parking is available.
There are numerous car rental companies represented at the
airport including Hertz, Avis, Budget, National and Thrifty.
Taxis operate day and night; buses and coaches operate during
the day to Limerick and other Irish cities.
Tel: +353 (0)61 712 000 (switchboard); 712 400 (information
desk, 6am - midnight); 471 664 (tourist information).
Shannon Airport is fairly small and facilities are not
extensive, but include a bureau de change, ATMs, restaurants and
bars and several shops. There are good facilities for disabled
passengers; travellers with special needs should contact their
airline in advance.
English, Irish (Gaelic) is spoken in some Western
The unit of currency is the Euro (EUR). Currency can be
exchanged at banks and bureaux de change and ATMs are widely
available. Credit and debit cards, as well as travellers cheques,
are widely accepted.
GMT (GMT +1 between the last Sunday in March and the Saturday
before the last Sunday in October).