Flights to Knock

How to find cheap flights to Knock

Finding cheap flights to Knock depends on a lot of different things – from how far in advance you book your flight, down to which day of the week you want to fly. With our easy-to-use flight search tools, finding the cheapest flights to Knock has never been easier. Instead of selecting specific travel dates, click the 'whole month' option to find the best prices. You never know – by flying a day or two later than you'd originally planned, you could find yourself a bargain. p>Check the arrivals and departures board at Knock.

When is the best time to book flights to Knock from Ireland?

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Airports with direct flights from Ireland

No airports currently offer direct domestic flights to Knock. You can fly to Knock from Dublin, Cork, Shannon and Kerry with a short stopover in the UK.

Airlines that fly to Knock from Ireland

No airlines currently offer domestic flights to Knock, although some fly to Knock via the UK. Read more about airlines that fly to Knock.

Airports in Knock

Ireland West Airport Knock is an award winning airport, 20km from the Knock Shrine. Bus Eireann routes 440, 438 and 64 all call at the airport. You can get more from your trip to the West of Ireland with car hire at Knock Airport.

When to visit Knock

The pilgrimage season begins at the end of April, and ends in mid-October. Public mini-vigils are held at the shrine on the first Friday of every month.

The weather in Knock

Weather on the west coast of Ireland can be unpredictable, even if you're visiting in the height of summer. It's best to pack for all seasons, so pop a waterproof jacket in your hand-luggage along with your shorts and T-shirts. If you're planning on climbing Croagh Patrick, be prepared for changeable weather. Rain and storms often blow in off the bay.

Things to do in Knock

Knock became Ireland's answer to Lourdes when the Virgin Mary, St Joseph, St John the Evangelist and a host of angels appeared to the public here in 1879. Since then the village has become a top pilgrimage site, with mass held in the shrine up to seven times per day. The nearby Croagh Patrick mountain is also a spiritual site, as it's where St Patrick is said to have banished Ireland's snakes.

Once you've paid your respects at Knock's religious sites, it's worth popping in to the local Folk Museum to learn about the village's history. Knock makes a fantastic base for exploring County Mayo, so it's worth hiring a car at Knock Airport. Nearby attractions include Clare Island, Westport House and Ballycroy National Park.

Top attractions: Croagh Patrick, National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock, Knock Museum

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Airports near Ireland West Airport Knock

Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in Knock: Ireland West Airport Knock.
Aer Lingus, Virgin Atlantic, Etihad Airways, Laudamotion, Ryanair, Flybe and British Airways all fly direct to Ireland West Airport Knock.
The cheapest month to fly to Ireland West Airport Knock is January.

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