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Car rentals in Ireland

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Dublin, Ireland
Mar 7 — Mar 14
Dublin, Ireland
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Rental cars insight and trends in Ireland

Useful insights to help you book the perfect rental car in Ireland

What is the cheapest rental car agency in Ireland?

Europcar tends to have the cheapest rental cars in Ireland. Users can often find prices for as low as $10/day when booking through Europcar. You are more likely to find car rental deals through Europcar for less than the average national price of $46/day. These prices may be different depending on the type of car you rent and the city you rent it in.

What is the most popular rental car agency in Ireland?

The most popular car rental company in Ireland is Europcar. This rental agency currently has 87 reviews, with an average customer satisfaction score of 6.1 out of 10. 43% of momondo users recently selected Europcar as their rental car company of choice for their travels in Ireland.

What car rental company in Ireland has the most locations?

If you plan on traveling to Ireland and renting a car, then keep in mind that keddy by Europcar is the car rental agency with the most locations. You are likely to find one of their 33 country-wide locations either at your destination airport or somewhere in the city center. keddy by Europcar tends to have locations in the top must-see cities across Ireland. Dublin, for example, has 11 keddy by Europcar locations.

What is the most popular type of rental car in Ireland?

37% of momondo users preferred to rent a Economy when visiting Ireland, making it the most popular type of car to rent in the country. Although rental car prices in Ireland will vary by city and rental agency, you can expect to pay an average of $40 per day for a Economy.

Best deals found for Ireland car rentals

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental cars in Ireland
Chevrolet Spark
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$5/day

1 Apr - 4 Apr
Chevrolet Spark
Kia Picanto
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$5/day

10 Mar - 14 Mar
Kia Picanto
Nissan Versa
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$6/day

6 Mar - 9 Mar
Nissan Versa
Hyundai i10
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$8/day

17 Apr - 8 May
Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$8/day

5 Apr - 25 Apr
Hyundai i10
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$8/day

9 Mar - 22 Mar
Toyota Yaris
Ford EcoSport
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

$8/day

6 Mar - 13 Mar
Ford EcoSport
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$8/day

5 Apr - 25 Apr
Toyota Yaris
Hyundai Accent
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$9/day

18 Apr - 8 May
Hyundai Accent

Ireland car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car in Ireland that's right for you

Small cars

$11 - $45

All Car Types

$28 - $85

The average price of a small car rental in Ireland is $29. The cheapest time to rent a small car in Ireland is in February. The price is 63% lower than the rest of the year at just $11 per day. A small car rental is typically 51% less expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Ireland small car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car rental in Ireland is $51. The cheapest time to rent a medium car in Ireland is in February. The price is 52% lower than the rest of the year at just $25 per day. A medium car rental is typically 12% less expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Ireland medium car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car rental in Ireland is $185. The cheapest time to rent a large car in Ireland is in November. The price is 53% lower than the rest of the year at just $88 per day. A large car rental is typically 69% more expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Ireland large car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Ireland is $37. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Ireland is in February. The price is 61% lower than the rest of the year at just $15 per day. A SUV rental is typically 36% less expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Ireland SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van rental in Ireland is $150. The cheapest time to rent a van in Ireland is in November. The price is 49% lower than the rest of the year at just $78 per day. A van rental is typically 61% more expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Ireland van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a pickup truck rental in Ireland is $192. The cheapest time to rent a pickup truck in Ireland is in September. The price is 88% lower than the rest of the year at just $24 per day. A pickup truck rental is typically 70% more expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

The average price of a luxury car rental in Ireland is $146. The cheapest time to rent a luxury car in Ireland is in November. The price is 46% lower than the rest of the year at just $80 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 60% more expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle rental in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Ireland luxury car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Spark
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$5/day

1 Apr - 4 Apr
Chevrolet Spark
Kia Picanto
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$5/day

10 Mar - 14 Mar
Kia Picanto
Nissan Versa
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$6/day

6 Mar - 9 Mar
Nissan Versa

Ireland car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Ireland

keddy by Europcar

33 locations

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

29 locations

Europcar

28 locations

Sunnycars

28 locations

Hertz

16 locations

CARHIRE.ie

10 locations

Dollar

10 locations

Thrifty

10 locations

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular rental car locations in Ireland

Nearby attractions:

Croke Park4.5 mi
Parnell Square5.0 mi
Spire of Dublin5.3 mi
The Convention Centre Dublin5.5 mi
O'Connell Bridge5.5 mi

Nearby attractions:

Rock of Cashel53.3 mi
Cliffs of Moher87.4 mi
Eyre Square101.7 mi
Galway Cathedral101.8 mi
Marlay Park136.2 mi

Nearby attractions:

Cliffs of Moher28.4 mi
Eyre Square40.1 mi
Galway Cathedral40.2 mi
Rock of Cashel44.7 mi
Drimnagh Castle115.6 mi

Rent a car near one of these popular hotels in Ireland

Below are the most popular hotels in Ireland
Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport

Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport

Stockhole Lane, Dublin, Ireland

5.0 mi from city center

Marlin Hotel Stephens Green

Marlin Hotel Stephens Green

11 Bow Lane East, Dublin, Ireland

0.3 mi from city center

Staycity Dublin Mark Street

Staycity Dublin Mark Street

12-17 Mark Street, Dublin, Ireland

0.4 mi from city center

Wren Urban Nest

Wren Urban Nest

9 St Andrew's Ln, Dublin, Ireland

0.1 mi from city center

Staycity Aparthotels Dublin City Centre

Staycity Aparthotels Dublin City Centre

Mary Street Little, Dublin, Ireland

0.4 mi from city center

Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin

Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham Dublin

23 Upper O Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland

0.5 mi from city center

Keavan's Port Hotel , Dublin

Keavan's Port Hotel , Dublin

Dublin 1-5 Camden Street Upper and 49-51 Camden Street Lower, Dublin, Ireland

0.8 mi from city center

Beckett Locke

Beckett Locke

North Wall Avenue, Dublin, Ireland

1.3 mi from city center

Dublin Skylon Hotel

Dublin Skylon Hotel

27 Upper Drumcondra Road, Dublin, Ireland

2.0 mi from city center

Maldron Hotel Merrion Road

Maldron Hotel Merrion Road

Merrion Rd, Dublin 4, Dublin, Ireland

2.3 mi from city center

Jacobs Inn - Hostel

Jacobs Inn - Hostel

21-28 Talbot Place, Dublin, Ireland

0.6 mi from city center

Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street

Jurys Inn Dublin Parnell Street

Moore Street Plaza, Parnell St, Dublin,1, Dublin, Ireland

0.5 mi from city center

Plaza Hotel Tallaght

Plaza Hotel Tallaght

Belgard Road 24, Dublin, Ireland

5.9 mi from city center

Clayton Hotel Burlington Road

Clayton Hotel Burlington Road

Burlington Road, Upper Leeson Street, Dublin 4, Dublin, Ireland

1.1 mi from city center

The Trinity City Hotel

The Trinity City Hotel

Pearse Street Dublin Ie 2 IE, Dublin, Ireland

0.3 mi from city center

Anantara The Marker Dublin

Anantara The Marker Dublin

Grand Canal Square, Docklands,2, Dublin, Ireland

0.9 mi from city center

Crowne Plaza Dublin Airport

Crowne Plaza Dublin Airport

Northwood Park, Dublin, Ireland

4.2 mi from city center

Temple Bar Hotel

Temple Bar Hotel

13-17 Fleet Street Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland

0.1 mi from city center


Car rental in Ireland

Learn everything there is to know about renting a car in Ireland so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

What side of the road do people in Ireland drive on?

In Ireland, drivers are required to drive on the left at all times. Not doing so can result in traffic violation tickets.

How good are the roads in Ireland?

Out of 137 countries, Ireland ranked 24 for road quality. On a scale of 1 to 7, where 7 is the highest score, Ireland scored 5.3 for their road quality. The quality of the roads within the country may vary based on where you visit and the weather.

What is the drinking and driving limit in Ireland?

0.05% is the legal BAC limit in Ireland. Any higher and you will be considered driving under the influence and may receive monetary fines, license restrictions, and other penalties. Ireland has strict laws against individuals who drink and drive when they are younger than the legal drinking age of 18.

How much does gasoline cost in Ireland?

On average, the price of gas last week in Ireland was $6.97 per gallon. According to our data, Ireland has neither the most expensive nor the cheapest gas prices in the world. Kuwait currently has the least expensive at $1.29 per gallon, while Hong Kong has the most expensive at $11.81 per gallon. Keep in mind that gas prices change regularly and may be different during your travel dates.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Ireland?

Prices for cars in Ireland are refreshed on a daily basis.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Ireland?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Ireland?

Age requirements for drivers vary depending on the country, including Ireland. In several EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. Generally, to rent a car overseas, you must be at least 21 years old, and if you're under 25, you may be charged a young driver surcharge. It's recommended that you review the policy of your preferred rental company before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to rent a car in Ireland?

When renting a car in Ireland, all drivers must present a full valid driving license. An International Driving Permit is required if the driving license is written in a language different to that of the country of rental and may be necessary to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you are renting abroad, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend checking with the individual rental company you are booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car rental in Ireland?

You should use momondo to book a car rental in Ireland because it could save you time and money. momondo fetches and allows you to compare car rental prices and policies from thousands of car rental websites.

How does momondo help me find the best car rental deal in Ireland?

By the use of filters, momondo makes finding a great car rental in Ireland easier. Whether it is price, car type, amenities or policies, momondo allows you to refine your search with these and more filters to find the best deal for you.

Does momondo show car rental deals in Ireland with free cancellation?

Yes momondo does have a filter to only highlight car rental deals which offer free cancellation. This filter is available for all car rental searches on momondo including those for cars in Ireland.

Can I rent a car with a fair fuel policy in Ireland on momondo?

Fair fuel policies are specifically available to select on momondo, allowing you to refine your search for rental cars in Ireland.

Can I find a car rental in Ireland which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Yes, rental cars in Ireland with enhanced cleaning options can be searched for on momondo.

Can I search for rental cars in Ireland with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Unlimited mileage is indeed an option momondo offers on rental cars in Ireland.


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