Shannon is the closest airport to Limerick and is approximately 15 miles (24 km) from the University of Limerick. Taxis cost approximately EUR 31. Buses run from the airport terminal to the city centre twice per hour at peak times and from there, buses run to the University of Limerick on a regular schedule. Please see:
http://www.busireann.ie for further information.
Aer Lingus offers an extensive schedule of flights from Dublin, United Kingdom, Europe and the United States. Other airlines flying to Shannon include Continental, Delta, Royal Jordanian and Ryanair.
It is advisable to fly to Shannon, booking on ongoing flight from Dublin if necessary.
Aer Lingus, the national airline of Ireland, is the official carrier for the Conference. Delegates may take advantage of their reduced (APEX) fares even if they do not stay over a Saturday night. To make bookings, delegates can contact the Aer Lingus offices listed below and quote the reference G/Conference TERENA - SE011 to avail of the special terms and conditions available to delegates:
Please check the TERENA Networking Conference website closer to the date of the conference for information about shuttle buses from the airport to the hotels and on-campus accommodation during the peak arrival times on Sunday afternoon and Monday morning.