Getting Here & Around

Getting Here & Around

You can arrive here by train, bus, coach, plane and car.

Ennis is accessible from all major urban centres. Access from the M18 Motorway at Exits 11, 12, 13 & 14.

  • From: Belfast, M1/M18, 404km, 4hrs
  • From: Cork, N20/M18, 134km, 2hrs
  • From: Dublin, M7/M18, 237km, 2hr:30m
  • From: Galway, N6/N18, 68km, 40min
  • From: Rosslare, M7, 243km, 3hrs
  • From: Shannon, M18, 25km, 20min
  • From: Knock, M17, 124km, 2hrs

Shannon Airport

Shannon Airport is only 20 minutes drive from Ennis. The airport is excellently served by a wide range of airports from the UK, Continental Europe and the US.

Please check website for full details of scheduled/charter flights and updates.

Tel: +353 61 712 000


Ennis Railway Station. Tel: 065 6840444 or lo call 1850 366222

  • Ennis – Limerick – Daily 9 services
  • Ennis – Galway – Mon – Sat 5 services, 4 on Sun
  • Ennis – Dublin –  Mon – Sat 9 services, 10 on Sun
  • Ennis – Cork – Mon – Sat 7 services, 9 on Sun

For more information visit Irish Rail website.

Bus Éireann

Bus Éireann. Tel: 065 682 4177

Bus Éireann have regular buses to Ennis from Shannon, Galway, Limerick, Cork and Dublin.

Bus Éireann strongly believe in providing a friendly, effective, value-for-money and safe service to all customers.

By Ferry

Shannon Ferries

Shannonferry Group Ltd. operates the Killimer-Tarbert Car Ferry linking the main tourist routes of Ireland’s Shannon Region on the “Wild Atlantic Way” from Killimer, Co. Clare to Tarbert, Co. Kerry.

With scheduled sailings every day, this pleasant twenty minute journey across the Shannon Estuary will save 137km from ferry terminal to ferry terminal providing a staging point for the many attractions of Clare, Kerry and adjoining counties.

You can also relax and enjoy our onboard our visitor centre.

By Coach


Dublin Coach

Dublin Coach. Tel: 01 465 9972. Email: Dublin Coach provides luxury transport to and from Ennis and nationally across Ireland. There are up to 25 services daily at peak times on the M7 Express service between Ennis, Limerick, Kildare and Dublin. Enjoy free Wi-Fi, luxury leather seating and spacious leg room on the fleet of world-class luxury Setra coaches.

Scenic Ireland Tours

Scenic Ireland Tours.  Private Chauffeured Tours, Airport Transfers & Pick-ups, Golfing Trips and other Sport and Recreational Outings, ranging from Half Days to as many as your itinerary can allow. Tel: Martin +353 86 2730500 / Trevor +353 86 8133636. Email:

Glynn’s Coaches

Glynn’s Coaches. Knockaderry, Tulla Road, Ennis, Co. Clare. Tel: 065 682 8234. Email:

Barratt Tours

Barratt Tours. Unit 7, Annacotty Business Park, Annacotty, Co. Limerick. Tel: 061 384 700. Email:

Castle Executive Coaches

Castle Executive Coaches. Cahercalla Road, Ennis, Co. Clare. Tel: 065 684 3299. Email:

Quick Tours

Quick Tours. Tel: 01 465 9972. Explore Ireland’s top tourist attractions including Cliffs of Moher, Bunratty, Aran Islands, the Burren and the dramatic landscape of the Wild Atlantic Way on luxury coaches from Ennis daily.

By Taxi

AAA Taxis

AAA Taxis Ennis. Tel: 065 68 92 999. Email: Providing a safe, reliable and friendly taxi service to all our customers All Day, All Night, All Year. The only taxi office in Ennis which operates solely out of all the hotels in the town.

Burren Taxis

Fergus Row, Ennis, Co. Clare. Tel: 065 682 3456. Ennis’s largest taxi service, open 7 days / 24 hours. Leading the way in Clare for reliability, confidentiality & traceability for customers. Book your taxi through Burren Taxis and get a punctual private response, quality car and professional driver.

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