Taxis queue outside of the terminal exit of Shannon Airport. They are practical for single-journey fares and can drop passengers off anywhere within around a 50 kilometre radius. However, relying on taxis in this part of the country is relatively expensive. Airport cabs are most practical for those who plan to do little (if any) intermittent travel by road while visiting the region.
If you would like to charter a taxi form Shannon Airport, stop by the airport cab desk in the Arrivals Hall. Taxis are available at all times that flights are arriving at the airport. They can be chartered for airport transfers or on a chauffeur basis for day tours or sightseeing trips.
Please keep in mind that the official Shannon Airport cab service does not use metres. You can see a list of approximate taxi fares on the airport website. However, these are only guideposts. Actual fares must be negotiated with the driver, preferable before boarding the taxi.