Shannon Airport Information

Shannon Airport is located on the west coast of Ireland and is located 2 miles from Shannon Town Centre and Treacys Oakwood Hotel. The airport first opened in 1945 and handles millions of passengers each year from all over the world. Shannon Airport is unique both in its location and its place in the history of world aviation. Of all European Airports, it is situated at the most western point, making it the ideal stepping stone between the old world and the new.  

Shannon is the first airport in the world, outside of the Americas, to offer full US Preclearance facilities to passengers travelling to the USA.

This new upgraded service allows US bound passengers to undertake all immigration, customs and agriculture inspections at Shannon prior to departure, making your arrival in the US easier and faster.

  • Your baggage is checked through to your final destination, without the need for pick up/drop off.
  • Arriving as a domestic passenger allows for a faster process though the airport.
  • Shorter connecting times mean you can reach your final destination earlier.
  • Arriving as a domestic passenger allows for a faster process through the airport.

For further information please click on this link US Preclearance

Treacys Oakwood Hotel near Shannon Airport (2 miles) is ideally located to check in from your flight or to relax the night before you fly. Whether meeting family or flying yourself make Treacys Oakwood Hotel part of your journey. The hotel is a short distance from the airport and easy to get to from Shannon Airport. Enjoy our early morning continental breakfast from 5-7am for those early morning departures.

Complimentary car parking and Wi-Fi is offered to all our guests. Let our team organise your taxi for you and enjoy a stress-free journey.

Shannon Airport is so close you can check your flights details, book a cab and 5 minutes later you are in Shannon Airport.

For Shannon Airport live flight arrivals and departures please click on the links below:-

Airlines Serving Shannon Airport:-