Shannon Airport is about 20 minutes down the road by car, with rentals available at the airport. It is well served by flights from the US, UK and Europe. Major carriers are Aer Lingus  and discount carrier RyanAir 
From Shannon Airport, Ennis is easily reached by either bus or taxi.
A taxi from the airport to Ennis town will cost around €25-€30. The national bus company, Bus Éireann, has regular services from the airport to Ennis town.
The town itself is compact and the visitor could walk around it in a day. Taxis are plentiful and can be either hailed on the street or booked in advance, either by telephone or from one of the local companies offices.
It comes as no surpise that Ennis has much to offer in the way of restaurants. Set in this busy town are restaurants such as The Diner, Rouges, Tulsi, Seasons 52 and The Loft Restaurant. There are a number of Chinese, Indian and Italian restaurants in the town.