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Ireland West Airport Knock, opened on May 30, 1986, is an important airstation in the Republic of Ireland that serves County Mayo. It operates with regular and charter flights to different destinations in the United Kingdom and other European countries.
Official Website: irelandwestairport.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm.
Airlines: Aer Lingus, AlbaStar, Flybe, Ryanair.
Annual passenger traffic: 770,000 passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +353 949 368 100. E-mail: [email protected] The information desk is found on the ground floor, near the check-in area. In addition, there is an interactive screen with tourist information.
The airport is located 5.6 km (3 miles) to the south of Charlestown and 20 km (12.5 miles) northeast from the village of Knock.See Map
Car rental offices are available in the Arrivals Hall.
Avis (Tel +353 949 367 707 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:30 am to 8:00 pm, Saturday from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm, Sunday from 8:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Budget (Tel +353 949 367 577 - 6:00 am to 0:00 am)
Europcar (Tel +353 6120 6094 - Sunday, Monday and Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, the rest of the week from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +353 719 144 068 - 7:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Some of the closest hotels available are:
Cornerstone Guesthouse (6 km/3.7 miles)
Clocan B&B (6.3 km/3.9 miles)
Deerpark Manor Bed & Breakfast (8.9 km/5.5 miles)
The Gateway Hotel (9.8 km/6.1 miles)
The Yeats County Inn Hotel (10.6 km/6.6 miles)
The airport has an ATM, currency exchange bureau (Monday, Wednesday and Saturday from 7:15 am to 5:30 pm, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:45 am to 5:00 pm, Sunday from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm), meeting rooms, internet kiosks and free Wi-Fi access. The Ireland West Executive Lounge is located by boarding gate 3 and opens from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm; it provides complimentary refreshments, newspapers and magazines, Wi-Fi, workstations, TV, drinks (accessible with Priority Pass or Lounge Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door - €20.00).
Food and Drinks- Restaurants on the first floor and the Departures Hall, bar in the Departures area.
Shopping- There are two stores in the main concourse and the Departures area with newspapers, magazines, books, tobacco, gifts, beverages, sweets, jewellery, perfumes, cosmetics, clothing, toys, electronics.
Baggage- Enquiries about lost property should be made at the enclosure's information counter (Tel +353 949 368 100).
Other Services- Aviation gallery, prayer rooms, first aid clinic.
Bus - Line 64 from Bus Éireann (Tel +353 185 083 6611) connects the enclosure with Galway (€13.50), Sligo (€12.50) and Derry (€24.00), with intermediate stops in Dunmore, Cloonfad, Milltown, Ballindine, Kilkelly, Charlestown (€2.80), Curry, Grange, Bundoran, Ballyshannon, Donegal, Letterkenny. Bus 440 links the airport with Charlestown, Swinford, Ballyvary, Castlebar, Westport, Kilkelly, Ballyhaunis and Athlone. Line 22 travels to the airport and city of Dublin via Ballina, Foxford, Swinford, Charlestown, Tulsk, Strokestown, Longford, Mullingar, Maynooth and Liffey Valley. Timetables and fares
Train - The closest stations are situated in Claremorris and Ballyhaunis, where you can board trains from Iarnród Éireann (Tel +353 1836 6222) to Dublin's Heuston Terminal (€36.65-38.05), Adamstown, Newbridge, Kildare, Tullamore, Ballina, Castlebar and Westport.
Taxi - Ranks are situated outside the Arrivals area. The fare to Charlestown is around €15.00, while to Knock is about €25.00. The official operators are: John Burke (Tel +353 868 726 551), OK Cabs (Tel +353 876 396 666), Vincent Cafferty (Tel +353 872 328 311), Willie Duffy Taxi (Tel +353 876 242 910), John Henry Cabs (Tel +353 872 513 363), Seán McCann Cabs (Tel +353 872 513 370), Henry McNulty (Tel +353 872 531 720).
There is a parking area with spaces for short and long stays. The first 15 minutes have no charge. While the car park is monitored around the clock, it closes one hour after the arrival of the last flight. Fees
The airport staff provides assistance to passengers with reduced mobility for free. It is advised to inform your airline or travel agency about your needs 48 hours before your scheduled flight time. In addition, there are reserved parking spaces close to the terminal, ramps, adapted restrooms, proper signage, elevators.
Latest updates: March 13, 2019