How to get to Kilkee 

By Air

Kilkee is located is located 77k from Shannon airport. Car hire is available at the airport.

It is 299k from Dublin Airport and this will take you 3.14 min by car.

It is 196km from Cork and the direct journey will take 2.43 mins by car, however we advise you take the scenic route along the Wild Atlantic Way!


Shannon Airport offers nonstop flights from 27 destinations in 9 countries and and direct transatlantic flight to New York and Philadelphia.

For a full list of inbound flights visit Shannon Airport's website 

By Car

Kilkee is linked to Shannon Airport via the N68 and it takes just over 1hour from the airport. Car hire is available from depots in Limerick City and all major airports.

Kilkee is on the Loophead Peninsula along the Wild Atlantic Way and is 2 hours south of Galway and 2 hours North of Kerry.

Kilkee has an abundance of affordable or free parking spaces and eco-car charge point .

Kilimer Ferry 22km

Official Kilkee Visitors site

Kilkee Chamber of Commerce