- Why LimerickGateway to the World
Limerick is located just 25 kilometres from Shannon International Airport, which has full US customs pre clearance. Shannon Airport offers daily services to the US, UK and mainland Europe enabling a direct access to the European market of close to 800 million people.
In addition to its 33 direct services, Shannon has three daily flights to London Heathrow, giving the region one-stop connectivity to an additional 170 plus destinations worldwide.
In essence, Limerick to London, via Shannon, is a two and a half hour journey. Shannon also has year-round services to three US hubs – Boston, Newark and JFK – with services also to Philadelphia and Chicago during the summer season (April to October), giving Limerick one-stop connectivity to the vast majority of key global markets.