The cheapest times to fly from MEM to SNN are

  • January 8th to April 1st (except the week of March 12th)
  • May 21st to July 1st
  • July 23rd to August 12th
  • October 22nd to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MEM to SNN is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $1897 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1007 for Tuesday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Shannon

Flying from Memphis, TN (MEM) to Shannon (SNN) will usually cost between $1033 to $1512 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $1052. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1721. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $669 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1179 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEM to SNN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MEM to SNN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

MEM to SNN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEM to SNN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Memphis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SNN, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into MEM. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $150 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1141. Return trip prices are from the SNN to MEM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MEM to SNN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from MEM to SNN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dublin Airport (DUB) in Dublin

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from SNN
  • Usually 10.77% less expensive than SNN
  • 1-layover flights available

See MEM to DUB flights


Flight Hacking MEM to SNN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from MEM to SNN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (MEM > JFK > SNN)

  • Price for both tickets: $886
  • Average savings: $293 (24.85%)

See MEM to JFK flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (MEM > ORD > SNN)

  • Price for both tickets: $893
  • Average savings: $286 (24.24%)

See MEM to ORD flights

Hack #3: Orlando, FL (MEM > MCO > SNN)

  • Price for both tickets: $898
  • Average savings: $282 (23.88%)

See MEM to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MEM to SNN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Shannon Airport to Memphis International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3988 miles or 6418 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MEM to SNN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEM to SNN flight is about 8 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Memphis, TN and Shannon?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from MEM to SNN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MEM
Origination airport name Memphis International Airport
City Memphis, TN
Country the United States
Latitude 35
Longitude -90

Return Airport

Destination code SNN
Destination airport name Shannon Airport
City Shannon
Country Ireland
Latitude 52.7
Longitude -8.9


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