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Airport Transfers

Shannon Airport

A number of airlines serve Shannon International Airport which is located approximately 36km from the University of Limerick. A number of bus routes operate from Shannon Airport to Limerick City Centre and the University of Limerick on a regular basis. 


Bus Eireann runs services to Shannon Airport from University of Limerick and Limerick City. You can plan your journey using the Bus Eireann Journey Planner.

Dublin Airport

Eireagle Buses offers 8 daily departures from Dublin Airport direct to Limerick City.  The frequent schedule from Eireagle allows passengers great flexibility whether catching an early morning or late evening flight.

Eireagle offers the shortest available journey time of only 2 hours 30 minutes.The bus stops on the Dublin Road (opposite The Hurler's Bar) which is a 20 minute walk or a 7 minute taxi ride to the University of Limerick. Alternatively, take the bus to the final stop at Arthur's Quay in Limerick City Centre and take a taxi (15 minutes) or a bus (20 - 25 minutes).

Local Transport


There is a regular bus service from the UL Campus stop (outside The Stables) to Limerick City Centre. Buses depart every 15 - 30 minutes and the travel time to Limerick City Centre is 25 minutes.

To plan your journey, visit the Transport for Ireland website and use the Journey Planner. or visit Limerick Transport Info for further information on airport transfers and local buses.