The Region is easily reached by road or rail.
Ennis, Limerick and Galway City are on the National Train grid and have
daily services from Dublin. Limerick City is the Shannon Region's major
rail hub and bus connections can also take you onward to Ennis
and points in Clare. Clare and Galway are also well serviced by a network
of Bus Routes.
By air the easiest way to reach Clare is via
Shannon International Airport.
There are scheduled flights to Shannon daily, on a year-round basis from Dublin,
London, Manchester and Birmingham and a several times weekly service between
Belfast and Shannon. From Europe, there is a high frequency service from Paris
(from 1999) And during the summer there are charter series directly to Shannon
from cities in France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Holland, Belgium, Norway
High frequency direct schedule or charter flights, year-round, to Shannon
operate from some of the major cities in North America including New York,
Boston, Chicago, Atlanta, Los Angeles and Toronto.
Shannon also has a number of schedule flights weekly from Moscow, Minsk and
There is also an Airport in Galway which offers domestic flights.
Sea ferry services operate, year-round, from the U.K. and France.
Ferries travel to Cork, Rosslare, Dun Laoghaire and Dublin ferryports.
Larne is approx. 5 hours.
Dial-A-Cab is a local based taxi service. Located in Doolin, North Clare it is
operated by Mick, Noel and John. We have three seven seaters which are available
seven days a week. All cabs are radio controlled and offer a fixed price fare
service. Dial-A-Cab can offer you a comprehensive service for both locals and
tourists alike. Whether it is a pick up from the airport, local sightseeing or a
simple drop off around Clare, a long distance job to Dublin, Cork, Galway or
The national bus company in Ireland provides a bus service, directly from
Dublin, Galway, Limerick to Doolin daily