Galway Car Rentals

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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Galway?

All
$17 - $90
Economy
$22 - $49

The cheapest time to rent a car in Galway is in January. The price is 37% lower than the rest of the year at just $28 per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in January. The price of a car rental in Galway can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Galway car rental deals found on momondo

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Medium
Large
SUV
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Luxury

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $63/day to rent a small car in Galway. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$14/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
12 Eyre Sq
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$14/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$14/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
12 Eyre Sq
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$14/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact station wagon
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$63/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
12 Eyre Square
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$63/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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Medium-sized cars, like mid-size sedans, are a step up in size from the economy car and can typically fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a mid-size car rental in Galway is $106/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
12 Eyre Sq
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$21/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$34/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
12 Eyre Square
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$34/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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Larger cars, like full-size sedans, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a full-size rental in Galway is $144/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$121/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
Oldenway Business Park
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$121/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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SUVs are larger vehicles that are best used for families and in destinations with terrain like snow and dirt. The average cost of renting an SUV in Galway is $136/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$53/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
Oldenway Business Park
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$53/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$180/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
MOTOR PARK, 3rd EXIT OFF KIRWAN RB
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$180/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$181/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
MOTOR PARK, 3rd EXIT OFF KIRWAN RB
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$181/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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Passenger vans are great for families and large groups. Vans can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price for renting a passenger van in Galway is $192/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Toyota Corolla
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$118/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
Oldenway Business Park
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$118/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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Citroen Berlingo
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$118/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
Oldenway Business Park
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$118/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$146/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
Galway
Oldenway Business Park
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$146/day
Sep 15 - Sep 18
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Galway Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Galway

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enterprise

Agency score: Excellent 8.4

Score based on 10 reviews

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budget

Agency score: Okay 5.3

Score based on 17 reviews

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payless

Agency score: Okay 5.0

Score based on 3 reviews

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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Shannon Airport
Shannon, Ireland
Nearby attractions:
National Aquarium of Ireland 39 mi
Galway City Museum 40 mi
Spanish Arch 40 mi
Eyre Square 40 mi
Knock Intl Airport
Knock, Ireland
Nearby attractions:
Eyre Square 45 mi
Galway City Museum 45 mi
Spanish Arch 45 mi
National Aquarium of Ireland 46 mi
Milltown (Kerry) Kerry Airport
Milltown (Kerry), Ireland
Nearby attractions:
National Aquarium of Ireland 77 mi
Spanish Arch 78 mi
Galway City Museum 78 mi
Eyre Square 78 mi

Distance to popular hotels from Shannon Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Shannon's car rental counter

Jurys Inn Galway

Quay Street

40 mi from airport

The Connacht Hotel

Dublin Road

40 mi from airport

The Galmont Hotel & Spa

Lough Atalia Road

40 mi from airport

Flannery's Hotel Galway

Dublin Road

40 mi from airport

Salthill Hotel

Promenade

39 mi from airport

The G Hotel And Spa

Wellpark, Galway City, Galway 1, Galway, Connaught

40 mi from airport

Eyre Square Hotel

Forster Street

40 mi from airport

Galway Bay Hotel

The Promenade, Salthill

39 mi from airport

Clayton Hotel Galway

Ballybrit Lynch Roundabout

41 mi from airport

Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway

Sandy Road

41 mi from airport

The Ardilaun Hotel

Taylors Hill House 2 Taylors Hill Road - Galway

40 mi from airport

Imperial Hotel

Eyre Square

40 mi from airport

The Hardiman

1, Eyre Square

40 mi from airport

Claregalway Hotel

Claregalway Village

44 mi from airport

Victoria Hotel

Queen Street, Eyre Square

40 mi from airport

Connemara Coast Hotel

Furbo

40 mi from airport

Clybaun Hotel

Clybaun Road, Knocknacarra

40 mi from airport

Harbour Hotel

New Dock Road

40 mi from airport

Car Rental in Galway

So far in August there have been 877 searches on momondo for car rental in Galway.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Galway car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Enterprise, Budget, and Hertz are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Galway. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, rental companies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitized. You can check to see all rental companies in Galway offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to rent a car in Galway in September?

To rent a car for a weekend in Galway in September, the average price was $96 with cheaper deals starting around $24. For a week-long rental, the lowest price was $10, with more options around the $44 mark.

Which car rental agency in Galway has the cheapest rental car prices?

Renting a car in Galway is cheapest when using Payless at their location in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is $10, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost $20/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Galway car rental?

In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your Galway car rental. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car rental company in Galway offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

What is the best type of car to rent in Galway during September?

When traveling to Galway during the month of September, we recommend renting an Economy car in order to be best prepared for the weather and road conditions. An Economy car can handle both the wet and dry road conditions that are often seen in Galway during September, when temperatures are around 50 °F and precipitation is 3.8″ on average. Renting a Economy in Galway will cost you $65/day on average.

Which rental car company in Galway has the most locations?

Payless has the most locations in Galway with 1 location. At this location, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of $20/day.

What is the speed limit in Galway?

Galway’s speed limit is 35 mph when you are driving in the city. This speed limit might also apply to surrounding towns and neighborhoods. The suburban speed limit in Galway is 65 mph and the speed limit for highways is 75 mph. However, be sure to look for posted signage as these speeds may vary.


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