Rent a car in Ireland

Published on : 15 June 20213 min reading time

Go rent a car in the Republic of Ireland (Eire in Irish and Ireland in English) by making your reservation on a price comparator to discover at most this little country, whose landscapes and culture will charm you. From the warm welcome of Dubliners to the shops of the shopping streets, via the Dingle Peninsula and the northern coast of the Giant’s Causeway, Ireland has more than one trick in its magic cauldron to make you want to visit it with one of the rental cars offered by the on-site agencies. The land of origin of explorer Gulliver, known worldwide and imagined by the Irish novelist Jonathan Swift, is home to many car rental agencies like Hertz, Europcar, Enterprise, Green Motion and Alamo Rent-A-Car, or Pay Less, Dooley, Easirent and Car Hire Rent.

List of the most searched destinations in Ireland where rental cars will be waiting for you:

  • Dublin (Dublin International Airport, or Aerfort Bhaile Átha Cliath, IATA code: DUB)
  • Cork (Cork Airport; Aerfort Chorcai, IATA code: ORK)
  • Shannon (Shannon Airport, Aerfort na Sionainne, IATA code: SNN)
  • Kerry County (Kerry Airport or Farranfore Airport, Chiarrai Airport, IATA code: KIR)
  • Knock (West Ireland Knock Airport, Aerfort larthar Éireann Chnoc Mhuire, IATA code: NOC)
  • Galway (Galway airport, Aerphort na Gaillimhe, IATA code: GWY)
  • Limerick
  • Rosslare
  • Athlone

Book your rental car with an agency in Ireland among the offers on offer. No matter which city you choose, Irish cities have agencies with fleets of cars for all budgets, with entry-level cars for solo travelers or a young couple, for example the city class (rental vehicles in example: Smart for 2, Fiat 500, Citroen C1). A stay with your family in this island territory on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean will be much more enjoyable driving a compact car (eg Fiat Punto, Opel Astra, Volkswagen Golf). To quickly get rid of your luggage in order to discover the rocky beaches covering the coast, rent a car rental type (cars possible: Toyota Corolla, Ford Mondeo) or road (Vokswagen Passat, Opel Signum) and make sure and to have the necessary space in the trunk, the best we advise here is a car type break. Car rental agencies in Ireland offer a plethora of offers for SUV, 4×4, luxury and premium vehicles to drive up and down the island. Also enjoy an exceptional way of your holiday in Ireland with a convertible, a feeling of freedom guaranteed!

Regarding the options for cars offered on site in Ireland, you can select and reserve the GPS navigation system or the child seat necessary for all trips with your toddlers!

Vehicles offered by agencies across Ireland have a choice of automatic or manual gearbox, note that it rolls to the left and therefore the automatic can be easier to handle. In the same way, among the cars there are models with petrol engine or models with Diesel engine, according to whether you have short routes or a deep trip envisaged on this fairy territory that is Ireland.

Note that the Republic of Ireland (Ireland) and Northern Ireland are two different countries. If you want to travel to Belfast with the rental car, you will cross a border. This must be stipulated at the time of booking so that the renter confirms it and that your insurance covers you also in Northern Ireland. In this way, the rented vehicle (s) will be able to circulate as you wish between the two states of northern Europe.

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