Delegates travelling from Europe may book a direct flight to Shannon International Airport which is by far the nearest airport to Limerick city. The airport is approximately 20 minutes by car from the city centre and offers the quickest and most convenient way to get to Limerick city. Taxis to the city centre cost approximately €30. Regular service buses run between the airport and the city centre.
Shannon International Airport
Shannon International Airport is 20 minutes west of the city centre by car. This modern and efficient airport has a single terminal, which handles all of its domestic and international flights. Air travel from the UK is mainly handled by Aer Lingus and Ryanair which operate frequent flights from all the main cities. From the United States, Delta, Continental and Aer Lingus operate regularly scheduled flights, while flights from Canada are available via Air Transat. Flights between North America and Limerick are limited due to a tight air travel restriction between the two countries however further flights between the US and the Republic of Ireland are available through Dublin Airport.
Approximately 2 hours from Limerick by car Dublin Airport has services to 29 airports in the UK and the ever expanding European network now covering 112 airports. The long-haul network at Dublin Airport provides more choice than ever before, with 17 scheduled services to North America with many of these destinations offering great connections for further travel within the US. It is a very busy airport with services for all the major airlines. Bus Eireann Ireland’s national bus service operator offers regular bus services from Dublin Airport to Limerick City and services nationwide while Iaranroid Eireann provides regular rail services from Dublin City centre (Hueston Station) to Limerick city and services nationwide. Regular service busses run between the airport and the city centre.
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Absolute Hotel Sir Harry's Mall, Limerick, Ireland Web: www.absolutehotel.com Tel: +353 61 463-600 Fax: +353 61 463-601 Reservations directly at 00353 61 463600 (Book as soon as possible)
The Limerick Strand Hotel Ennis Road, Limerick, Ireland, (7 minute walk from Absolute Hotel) Web: www.strandlimerick.ie Tel.: +353 61 421800 Fax: +353 61 421866 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Price for Room Only €79 Price for Bed and Breakfast €89 Maria O'Gorman Skelly, Director of Sales & Marketing
The George Boutique Hotel O Connell Street, Limerick, Ireland Tel.: +353 61 460400 Fax: +353 61 460410 Email: Altafkhan@theGeorgebougtiqueHotel.com Price for Bed and Breakfast- Single room €69.00, Double room €79.00, €15 extra for Dinner
Jurys Inn Limerick Hotel Lower Mallow Street Limerick, Ireland Tel.: +353 61 207000 Fax: +353 61 400966 Email: email@example.com Web: www.jurysinns.com Price for Room Only €49 Price for Bed and Breakfast Single Occupancy €54 Price for Bed and Breakfast Twin/Double Occupancy €59 Katie Moran, Sales Executive, E-mail: Katie_Moran@jurysinns.com, Direct line: 00353 91 531 265 (Reduced rates for QQML delegates)