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Whether you're travelling to Cork, Limerick or Galway for a holiday, or heading out of Ireland via Shannon Airport, with 14 services departing from Cork and 19 departing from Galway daily, Expressway Route 51/X51 is the perfect choice when travelling to or from Shannon Airport.
Arrive ready to fly when you travel from Cork, Limerick or Galway to Shannon Airport. Expressway Route 51/X51 arrives directly into Shannon Airport.
On route 51, the journey time between Cork and Shannon Airport is just 2 hours and 30 minutes.
On the X51, the journey time between Limerick and Shannon Airport 25 minutes, and between Galway and Shannon Airport just 1 hour and 10 minutes, making it one of the fastest ways to get to and from Shannon Airport.
Expressway coaches provide superior comfort and convenience with reclining leather seats, air conditioning, sockets for charging devices, free 4G Wi-Fi, and plenty of room for luggage. Our fleet of luxury coaches will ensure your journey between Shannon Airport, Cork, Limerick or Galway is as relaxing as it is enjoyable.
Choose to travel between Shannon Airport, Limerick and Galway with Expressway, Ireland's largest airport bus service and avoid the delays caused by traffic and other travel uncertainties.
With services to Shannon Airport starting at 5:00 am from Galway, at 7:25 am from Cork, and at 6:45am from Limerick, Expressway Routes 51 and X51 provides easy access to Shannon Airport. Please view our timetable for more information.
Travelling from Shannon airport, we run services to Galway from 7:10 am, to Cork from 8:50 am and to Limerick from 6:10 am. Please view our timetable for the full range of services throughout the day and including weekends and bank holidays.
P = Pick-up stop only.
D = Drop-off stop only.
SSuX = Operates Monday to Friday - does not operate on Public Holidays.
No services on Christmas Day. Enquire about St.Stephen's Day services.
On other public holidays, services will operate according to normal timetable
we advise passengers travelling to dublin Airport to allow ample time for check-in.
Easily accessible from Shannon Airport via Expressway route 51/X51, Cork, Limerick and Galway are 3 premier destinations for any holidaymakers looking to experience Ireland.
Spanning two of the Wild Atlantic Way’s 6 diverse regions, from the Southern Peninsulas to The Haven Coast, County Cork offers dizzying clifftops, island paradises, historic houses and shorelines to stroll your cares away.
Urban markets and five-star manors, mountain-biking and world-class rugby – all find a home in Limerick, the perfect blend of city and county. County of Limerick is alive with unspoiled natural beauty and historic heritage, while the City itself adds a cosmopolitan touch.
Whether you're looking to enjoy a long afternoon sampling the culinary delights of the city Quays, Eyre Square or City Centre, or looking to go off the beaten track to the Aran Island of Inishmaan or Connemara National Park - and with all manner of outdoor pursuits and sporting delights on offer, Galway punches above its weight as a premier tourist destination in Ireland and beyond.
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