Kerry Airport

General information

The airport is located in the southwest of Ireland in County Kerry, hence the name Kerry Airport. The airport is situated between the towns of Tralee and Killarney, a short distance from the village of Farranfore. Ryanair offers the most connections to and from Kerry Airport.


Where is Kerry Airport situated?

Kerry Airport is located north of Killarney and can be reached by roads N22 and N23.

How many terminals has Kerry Airport?

Kerry Airport has one very small terminal.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Kerry Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Ireland.

Airport Distance
Shannon Airport 71km
Cork Airport 81km
Ireland West Airport Knock 199km



The distance from Kerry Airport to the centre of Kerry is 17 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Kerry.

From KIR Airport to Kerry City centre by Car
17 km
20 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Kerry Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Kerry Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Kerry Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Kerry Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Kerry is about € 30.-. Book your taxi at Kerry Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From KIR Airport to Kerry City centre by Taxi
17 km
20 min
€ 30.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Kerry Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Europcar, Budget, Hertz, Avis and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Kerry Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Kerry Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Kerry Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Kerry Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Kerry Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Kerry Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Ryanair
  • Aer Lingus


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Kerry Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


River Island Hotel, Castleisland

The River Island Hotel is a hotel which is not compromised by design or over styled, but a place where the overall effect is relaxed yet contemporary.


Woodlands House, Farranfore

Surrounded by beautiful countryside and close to the River Brown Flesk, Woodlands House is the closest B&B to Kerry Airport and offers a free shuttle service. There is free WiFi and free parking on site.

Hotels in Killarney

Looking for the best hotels in Killarney? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Killeen House Hotel, Killarney

This charming country house hotel is in the famed Aghadoe area, just a 10-minute drive from Killarney town centre. It is situated in 1.5 acres of beautifully manicured gardens, and offers freshly prepared breakfasts, free parking, and free Wi-Fi.


Hotel Killarney, Killarney

Set in a quiet location, 1-mile from Killarney, this hotel offers fantastic facilities including an indoor pool, outdoor karting, leisure club, free parking and en suite rooms with satellite TVs.


The Fairview Boutique Hotel, Killarney

The Fairview is located in the heart of Killarney's town centre. This 4-star, boutique hotel features spacious rooms with free WiFi, private bathrooms and hearty, Irish breakfasts.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Kerry Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


1-Hour Lakes of Killarney: Boat Cruise

Cruise on Killarney’s largest lake, Lough Léin, and drift through the islands with a backdrop of the beauty and splendor of the Killarney region. Enjoy the comfort of a modern, heated, glass comfort boat.


Ring of Kerry Full-Day Tour from Killarney

Explore the dramatic landscape of the Ring of Kerry on a 10-hour tour from Killarney, and discover one of the most mystical and unspoiled regions of Ireland. Enjoy panoramic views of Dingle Bay, visit the village of Sneem, and much more.

Tour & transport

From Killarney: 'Ring of Kerry' Mountain Road 1-Day Bus Tour

Enjoy this 1-day bus tour of the Iveragh Peninsula and discover Ireland’s spectacular mountain road – the Ring of Kerry. Travel through unspoiled rural villages, and admire the amazing mountain views, the inspiration of poets and writers for centuries.


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