On leaving Shannon Airport, at the roundabout take the 1st exit onto the N19 signposted Galway. At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the N19 signposted Limerick/Galway. Follow signs for N18 signposted Limerick. At junction 4 continue forward onto the N18 signposted Limerick East Toll. Go through N18 Toll Plaza and onto Limerick Tunnel. At Junction 1 continue forward onto the M7 motorway signposted Dublin.
Continue eastbound on the M7 motorway and leave motorway at Junction 18 signposted Mountrath. Follow the R445 road to Mountrath. On entering Mountrath turn right at the traffic lights signposted Mountmellick and continue along this road (R423). After 6 kms you will reach the exit gate of Ballyfin on the left (large black iron gates), continue past the exit gates and the perimeter wall of Ballyfin will be on your left. Continue for 2 kms and then Ballyfin entrance gate is on the left hand side (the entrance is on a sharp bend, after a long straight in the road so be careful as you may drive past). Press the intercom at the gate to advise Reception of your arrival.
Approximate driving time from Shannon Airport to Ballyfin 1 hr 45 mins.
We have a helipad available at Ballyfin for our guests arriving by Helicopter. Please ensure you call ahead to let us know your approximate time of arrival to enable our staff to be ready to greet you and transfer you to the House.
Helipad co-ordinates are:
Latitude / Longitude 53° 3'23.61"N 7°26'4.05"W