Ireland

Cheap Car Rentals in Ireland

Dublin, Ireland
30 Nov — 7 Dec
Same drop-off
Dublin, Ireland
Wed 30/11
Noon
Wed 7/12
Noon
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What are the car hire rental for popular cities in Ireland?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Ireland

Price

C$ 32 - C$ 203

Out of all the popular cities in Ireland, Dublin is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just C$ 32/day. Renting a car in Dublin is 84% cheaper than renting one in Shannon where the per day rate is around C$ 203. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Ireland to get a rental car in are: Cork (C$ 34/day), Galway (C$ 95/day), and Shannon (C$ 203/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Dublin should expect to spend around C$ 32/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Ireland is Dublin.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Ireland?

January

C$ 38

February

C$ 40

March

C$ 54

April

C$ 104

May

C$ 131

June

C$ 151

July

C$ 155

August

C$ 136

September

C$ 92

October

C$ 60

November

C$ 44

December

C$ 85

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Ireland is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular Car Types in Ireland

There are currently 247 rental locations operating in Ireland spread across 25 car rental agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to rent in Ireland is Small at C$ 16 a day. Below are all the 5 car types available for renting in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for rental in Ireland

Small Cars

C$ 26 - C$ 169

All Car Types

C$ 65 - C$ 681

To rent a Small car in Ireland, you would pay an average price of C$ 78/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Ireland (~C$ 26/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 169/day). In fact, January is about 67% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Ireland, renting a Small car saves you 66% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Ireland Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Ireland, you would pay an average price of C$ 111/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Ireland (~C$ 34/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~C$ 200/day). In fact, January is about 70% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Ireland, renting a Medium car saves you 52% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Ireland Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Ireland, you would pay an average price of C$ 329/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Ireland (~C$ 110/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~C$ 1,054/day). In fact, November is about 67% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Ireland, renting a Large car is 32% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Ireland Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Ireland, you would pay an average price of C$ 97/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Ireland (~C$ 40/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 178/day). In fact, November is about 60% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Ireland, renting a SUV car saves you 57% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Ireland SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Ireland, you would pay an average price of C$ 367/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Ireland (~C$ 98/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~C$ 892/day). In fact, November is about 74% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Ireland, renting a Van car is 39% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a Luxury car in Ireland, you would pay an average price of C$ 176/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Ireland (~C$ 96/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 335/day). In fact, January is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Ireland, renting a Luxury car saves you 23% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Ireland Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

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Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Ireland?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (8.7 rating), Alamo (8.6 rating) and keddy by Europcar (8.6 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Ireland.

What is the most popular car rental provider in Ireland?

The most popular car rental company in Ireland is Sixt. With prices on ECONOMY starting at C$ 27/day about 85% more people book with Sixt than other companies in the country.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Ireland?

At C$ 73/day, it is 35% cheaper on average to rent a car in Dublin than any other city in Ireland. The cheapest price found in Ireland was for C$ 32/day in Dublin.

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

Cars in Ireland are to be driven on the left side of the road.