CUWIP 2024: Getting to Limerick

Limerick is a vibrant city in the southwest of Ireland. For UK participants Limerick is accessible from all Irish airports, but we would particularly recommend Shannon Airport.

Participants can fly to Shannon Airport (30 km from University) from

Airports around Ireland






London: Stansted/Gatwick/Heathrow

The 343 bus runs from Shannon Airport to Limerick City center (William Street) hourly. The 304 or 304a can then be taken from William Street to the University of Limerick (and the conference accommodation) for €2.20.

By Road

There are several coach operators who offer fast and efficient services from Dublin and Cork Airports. For up to date pricing and timetables, please see below:

Eireagle: Stops approximately a 15 minute walk from the University of Limerick Campus

Dublin Coach: Provides a drop off at the University of Limerick campus, with one change in Dublin.Citylink:  Offers a service from Cork Airport to Limerick City Centre, where you can either change onto a local bus or take a taxi to the University campus.


For live timetables, download the Transport for Ireland app:

Getting around UL