The Shannon Great Southern Hotel (tel: +353(0)61 471 122) is by the airport, other hotels in the area of the airport are: Lynch Clare Inn Hotel (tel: +353(0)61 368 161), Oak Wood Arms Hotel (tel: +353(0)61 361 500), Shannon Court Hotel (tel: +353(0)61 364 588) and Bunratty Shannon Shamrock (tel: +353(0)61 361 177). For more hotels and to reserve online you can go to, they have a large range of hotels with great internet rates. For further information, refer to our own page about hotels in Shannon.

Shops and restaurants

There are a few bars and coffee shops in the terminal, there is one restaurant, Estuary Café which is self-service and has an open air terrace, this terrace offers a nice view over the Shannon river mouth.

For the general public there are only three shops including a shop with typical Irish products. The duty-free section (tel: +353(0)61 475 047) is a little bigger (five stores).


Baggage safes are available, for this you must contact the Airport Operations Office (tel: +353(0)61 712 408), this number is also used for lost and found items and for hiring a porter. For a porter, it costs €1.00 per suitcase, there is a  minimum cost of €6.00.


There is a general information counter in the Arrivals Hall (tel: +353(0)61 712 400), there is also a tourist counter (tel: +353(0)61 471 664) where you can reserve hotel rooms.


Contact the Terminal Manager (tel: +353(0)61 712 295) for renting facilities for meetings or press conferences.

Disabled facilities

Shannon Airport is very accessible for the disabled. There are wheelchair ramps, adapted telephones, restrooms and elevators. The candy and drink vending machines are able to be operated from a wheelchair. There are reserved parking places close to the terminal.

Other services

On the ground floor there is a branch of the Bank of Ireland (opening times: 06:30–17:30), and there are ATM's, there is a post box next to the Londis shop in the Arrivals Hall.