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Best deals found for Ireland car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Ireland
Nissan March
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$19/day

28 Jun - 11 Jul
Nissan March
Hyundai Accent Hatch
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$21/day

26 Jun - 3 Jul
Hyundai Accent Hatch
Hyundai i30
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$23/day

26 Jun - 3 Jul
Hyundai i30
Hyundai Accent Hatch
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$23/day

3 Jul - 10 Jul
Hyundai Accent Hatch
Toyota Yaris Cross
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$24/day

3 Jul - 10 Jul
Toyota Yaris Cross
Hyundai Accent
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$28/day

3 Jul - 10 Jul
Hyundai Accent
Suzuki Swift
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$28/day

3 Jul - 10 Jul
Suzuki Swift
Mitsubishi ASX
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

$31/day

3 Jul - 10 Jul
Mitsubishi ASX
Honda HR-V
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$37/day

2 Jul - 5 Jul
Honda HR-V

Car hire insight and trends in Ireland

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

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Ireland?

According to our data, Budget is the cheapest car hire agency in Ireland. Users who book a rental car with Budget often find prices below the $65 average daily rate each day. Depending on the city you visit, what type of car you’re interested in, and the length of your hire, you could find prices for as low as $28 each day when booking with Budget.

What is the most popular car hire agency in Ireland?

Sixt is currently the most popular car hire company in Ireland, with 30% of users selecting their services in the past month. Sixt is also popular due to their 354 reviews and average customer satisfaction score of 6.8 out of 10. Keep in mind that your destination within Ireland might not have any Sixt car hire locations, so you should always have a backup agency in mind.

What car hire company in Ireland has the most locations?

The car hire company with the most locations in Ireland is keddy by Europcar. They currently have 33 locations that can be found within airports and cities across the country. If you haven’t picked a city to visit, Dublin is the most popular destination at the moment. Dublin also has 11 keddy by Europcar car hire centres.

What is the most popular type of car to hire in Ireland?

Travellers to Ireland usually opt to hire a Economy as their car of choice. This may be due to the weather during their stay, the activities they have planned, or their budget. In the past 30 days, 38% of our users rented a Economy for their trip to Ireland at an average cost of $66 per day.

Ireland car hire deals found on momondo

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

Small cars

$31 - $66

All Car Types

$49 - $106

The average price of a small car hire in Ireland is $50. The cheapest time to hire a small car in Ireland is in February. The price is 40% lower than the rest of the year at just $31 per day. A small car rental is typically 40% less expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle hire in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Ireland small car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in Ireland is $80. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in Ireland is in February. The price is 49% lower than the rest of the year at just $41 per day. A medium car rental is typically 6% less expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle hire in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Ireland medium car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in Ireland is $204. The cheapest time to hire a large car in Ireland is in March. The price is 28% lower than the rest of the year at just $148 per day. A large car rental is typically 59% more expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle hire in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a SUV hire in Ireland is $79. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Ireland is in February. The price is 37% lower than the rest of the year at just $50 per day. A SUV rental is typically 8% less expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle hire in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Ireland SUV hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van hire in Ireland is $151. The cheapest time to hire a van in Ireland is in February. The price is 33% lower than the rest of the year at just $102 per day. A van rental is typically 45% more expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle hire in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a luxury car hire in Ireland is $296. The cheapest time to hire a luxury car in Ireland is in March. The price is 71% lower than the rest of the year at just $86 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 72% more expensive than the average rental car in Ireland. The average price of a vehicle hire in Ireland can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Nissan March
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$19/day

28 Jun - 11 Jul
Nissan March
Hyundai Accent Hatch
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$21/day

26 Jun - 3 Jul
Hyundai Accent Hatch

Ireland car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Ireland

keddy by Europcar

33 locations

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

30 locations

Europcar

28 locations

Sunnycars

28 locations

Hertz

17 locations

CARHIRE.ie

10 locations

Dollar

10 locations

Thrifty

10 locations

Car hire in Ireland

Learn everything there is to know about hiring 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?

Drivers in Ireland, including drivers visiting from foreign countries, are required to travel on the left. Keep in mind that driving on the opposite side can lead to both a traffic violation and serious accidents.

How good are the roads in Ireland?

As of 2019, Ireland ranked 24 out of 137 countries for road quality. Ireland received a road quality score of 5.3, which is based on a scale of 1 to 7, with 7 being the best possible score.

What is the drink driving limit in Ireland?

The drinking and driving limit in Ireland is 0.05%. Regions and cities within Ireland might have their own local drinking and driving laws on top of the country-wide mandated law, so be sure to check before booking your car hire. Ireland has strict laws against individuals who drink-drive when they are younger than the legal drinking age of 18.

How much does petrol cost in Ireland?

On average, the price of petrol last week in Ireland was $2.92 per litre. If you’re looking to hire a car on a budget, consider a country with lower fuel prices such as Egypt which has an average price of $0.43 per litre. Hong Kong is another great country to visit if you aren’t worried about petrol prices, which tend to be around $4.83 per litre as of last week.

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?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including Ireland. In numerous EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. To hire a car overseas, you'll generally need to be at least 21, and if you're under 25, a young driver surcharge may be applied. We advise that you read the policy of your chosen hire company before making a reservation.

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

All drivers must have a valid full driving license when hiring a car in Ireland. If the license is written in a different language from the country of hire, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're hiring a car overseas, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. It is always advisable to check with the individual hire company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

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

You should book a car hire in Ireland using momondo because it is quick, free and easy to use and could save you money. momondo does the hard work of finding the car hire prices and policies, all you need to do is compare and choose what works best for your trip.

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

By the use of filters, momondo makes finding a great car hire 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 hire deals in Ireland with free cancellation?

Yes, whether it is for cars in Ireland or elsewhere, momondo allows you to filter specifically for policies that offer free cancellation.

Can I hire 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 car hire in Ireland.

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

Enhanced cleaning services can be found on all car hire locations on momondo including Ireland.

Can I search for car hire in Ireland with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Yes, car hire deals in Ireland with unlimited mileage can be found on momondo.


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