San Francisco to Shannon Flights
Flights from San Francisco
San Francisco International Airport is the major gateway to Europe and Asia on the west coast of the United States. A large amount of international flights leave from this major hub. Business travellers and those seeking pleasurable holidays know that EBookers.com offer the best in travel expertise and informational tools - everything you need to plan your trip successfully and make it stress-free.
Travellers who want to park their vehicle at the airport during their holidays will not be disappointed at the parking available at San Francisco International Airport. Long term and short term lots are available to all domestic and international travellers, and specialty parking is available for travellers with mobility issues. Shuttle buses are available for transport directly to the departure terminal. The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system also serves the airport and has connections with Caltrain. In addition, BART stations with parking lots allow long term parking. Nearby, San Mateo's public buses service the airport, as do many taxis, hotel courtesy vehicles and charter operators.
As you wait for your flights from San Francisco to Shannon, you can take advantage of the many remarkable amenities at the airport, from deluxe shopping and fine dining to public showers and a medical clinic.
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Flying to Shannon
Travellers flying into the relatively new Irish town of Shannon will land at Shannon Airport, a little over three miles south-west of the town. The airport was founded in 1942, forty years before Shannon was given township status. Several airlines serve the airport, including British Airways, Atlasjet, and Aer Lingus. Find great fares on these and other airlines with ebookers.
Transportation from Shannon Airport
Renting a car can be a convenient option for your visit, and five rental car agencies have on-site desks at the airport. If you would rather hail a taxi, the airport cab desk is located in the arrival area of the terminal and can assist you in scheduling transportation. The cab fare to the centre of town will cost approximately €10, although exact fares are agreed upon by driver and passenger. Bus services are also available through Bus Eireann. If you are traveling to another city, JJ Kavanaugh and Sons runs service to Limerick and Dublin Airport.
Weather in Shannon
The weather in Shannon tends to be cool and damp throughout most of the year, so bringing along jackets, warm clothing, and gloves is always a good idea. The high temperature in the warmest month of August averages 20°C, while the average low temperature in the coldest months of January and February is 2°C. December receives the most rain, so make sure to pack your umbrella.
What to Do in Shannon
The summer months of July through August are the busiest for tourism in Shannon, so expect to pay more for hotel rooms and flights during these months. If cold and wet weather doesn't bother you, plan to visit the area in February, when hotels are relatively empty and great rates can be had. Make sure to visit Bunratty Castle and Folk Park while you're in Shannon, and take part in a fabulous medieval banquet. The Cliffs of Moher and the adjacent O'Brien's Tower are two popular tourist attractions located just a short drive from Shannon. Bring your binoculars and spend some time bird watching among Ireland's largest colony of puffins.
Cheap flights from San Francisco to Shannon
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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
San Francisco and Shannon airports and terminals
Airports in San FranciscoCA, US
San Francisco Int'l airport (SFO)
Distance from City Center: 19.1 kilometers
Flight schedule for flights from San Francisco to Shannon on Tue, Dec 10, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|American Airlines/Aer Lingus||AA6187/EI385||SFO||16:20||SNN||16:45||744/320||16hr 25min|
|Finnair/Aer Lingus||AY5524/EI385||SFO||16:20||SNN||16:45||744/320||16hr 25min|
|British Airways/British Airways||BA284/BA5943||SFO||16:20||SNN||16:45||744/319||16hr 25min|
|British Airways/Aer Lingus||BA284/EI385||SFO||16:20||SNN||16:45||744/320||16hr 25min|
|Iberia/Aer Lingus||IB4668/EI385||SFO||16:20||SNN||16:45||744/320||16hr 25min|
|Air New Zealand/Aer Lingus||NZ9854/EI385||SFO||19:30||SNN||16:45||777/320||13hr 15min|
|United Airlines/Aer Lingus||UA930/EI385||SFO||19:30||SNN||16:45||777/320||13hr 15min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA930/UA7667||SFO||19:30||SNN||16:45||777/320||13hr 15min|
|Virgin Atlantic/Aer Lingus||VS20/EI385||SFO||17:30||SNN||16:45||744/320||15hr 15min|
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