Arrival from the USA

GPS Coordinates: 52.66240696 ; -8.62847328

Shannon International Airport is located 24km from Limerick City making Limerick and the Shannon region one of the most easily accessible locations in Europe for US travelers. The airport welcomes several transatlantic flights from the USA daily, including flights operated by Aerlingus, Delta Airlines and United Airlines.

On arrival at the airport, transfers by public transport to Limerick City Centre are operated by the following operator’s:

Public Transport

Bus Eireann
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Irish Rail
Irish Rail are offering the following special group rate for groups staying in the George Boutique Hotel who wish to travel to Limerick by train.

Special Return Group Rates:

  • Dublin Heuston – Limerick: €30 return, includes free seat reservations
  • Cork/Galway – Limerick:  €20 return

* minimum 10 people travelling together to avail of this group discount. Fares valid for all bookings made up the 31st December 2012.

Contact:  Jim Dempsey
Tel: 061 217318

JJ Kavanagh and Sons
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Car Rental
Car Rental is readily available with several major operators offering car rental from within the airport complex, click here for more information.

If you do decide to self-drive, you will enjoy a 30 minute drive to the hotel; directions to the hotel are available here.

Airport Cab
The airport cab desk, located in the arrivals hall, will organise an airport cab for you, where ever you need to go. It is open for all arriving flights.

If you wish to book in advance you can contact the desk directly:
Tel: +353 (0)61 471538