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Ireland Car Rentals

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Most popular cities to rent a car in Ireland

Compare car rental prices for the most popular cities in the country
Current Price Range
$24 - $47 per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN IRELAND Cork 21% cheaper Car rentals in Cork are usually the cheapest in Ireland at $24 per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN IRELAND Galway 57% more expensive Galway usually has the highest priced car rentals in Ireland with rentals averaging $47 per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN IRELAND Dublin 84% more users visited More momondo users search for car rentals in Dublin than any other region in Ireland.

Rental car companies in Ireland

Below is a list of every nation-wide car rental agency, how many locations they have across the country, and what popular cities you can find them in
Enterprise
27 locations
Dublin $37/day
Cork $53/day
Naas $69/day
Tralee $51/day
keddy by Europcar
27 locations
Dublin $9/day
Cork $8/day
Limerick $8/day
Europcar
23 locations
Dublin $26/day
Cork $24/day
Limerick $36/day
Hertz
16 locations
Dublin $24/day
Cork $22/day
Knock $23/day
Waterford $20/day
Sligo $29/day
Dollar
10 locations
Dublin $14/day
Cork $22/day
Knock $27/day
Limerick $7/day
Milltown (Kerry) $28/day
Thrifty
10 locations
Dublin $59/day
Cork $88/day
Knock $77/day
Easirent
9 locations
Dublin $42/day
Cork $31/day
CARHIRE.ie
8 locations
Dublin $21/day
Cork $18/day
Knock $22/day
Killarney $9/day

Most popular types of rental cars

Below are the most popular car rental types in Ireland and the cheapest cities in which to rent them
Small
Small

Best value

Dublin

$15/day
Small

#1 Most popular

Shannon

$32/day
Small

#2 Most popular

Mullingar

$58/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Knock

$51/day
Medium

#1 Most popular

Shannon

$67/day
Medium

#2 Most popular

Mullingar

$89/day
Medium

#3 Most popular

Letterkenny

$117/day
Medium

#4 Most popular

Cork

$87/day
Medium

#5 Most popular

Galway

$66/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Cork

$52/day
SUV

#1 Most popular

Shannon

$55/day
SUV

#2 Most popular

Letterkenny

$107/day
SUV

#3 Most popular

Dublin

$83/day
Van
Van

Best value

Letterkenny

$110/day
Van

#1 Most popular

Shannon

$128/day
Van

#2 Most popular

Cork

$123/day
Large
Large

Best value

Dublin

$69/day
Large

#1 Most popular

Shannon

$104/day
Large

#2 Most popular

Letterkenny

$124/day
Large

#3 Most popular

Galway

$114/day
Large

#4 Most popular

Cork

$112/day

Renting a car in Ireland

Before you book your car rental, here are a few tips and rules you should know about driving in Ireland

What is the cheapest rental car agency in Ireland?

Dollar tends to have the cheapest rental cars in Ireland. Users can often find prices for as low as $8/day when booking through Dollar. You are more likely to find car rental deals through Dollar for less than the average national price of $47/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 Sixt. This rental agency currently has 285 reviews, with an average customer satisfaction score of 6.0 out of 10. 16% of momondo users recently selected Sixt 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 Sunnycars is the car rental agency with the most locations. You are likely to find one of their 29 country-wide locations either at your destination airport or somewhere in the city center. Sunnycars tends to have locations in the top must-see cities across Ireland. Dublin, for example, has 8 Sunnycars locations.

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.

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

34% 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 $14 per day for a Economy.

How much does gasoline cost in Ireland?

On average, the price of gas last week in Ireland was $5.53 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 $8.56 per gallon. Keep in mind that gas prices change regularly and may be different during your travel dates.


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