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Cheap Car Rentals in Ireland from ฿762

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Ireland with a pick-up date of 19/9 and drop-off date of 22/9. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Ireland car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Ireland. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 16 June 2024.

Most common car type

Economy

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Ireland and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 16 June 2024.

January

฿695

February

฿586

March

฿1,135

April

฿842

May

฿1,355

June

฿1,245

July

฿1,794

August

฿1,977

September

฿1,172

October

฿915

November

฿769

December

฿1,355

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Ireland is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Ireland and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 16 June 2024.

There are currently 275 hire locations operating in Ireland spread across 30 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Ireland is small car at ฿859 a day. Below are all the 3 car types available for hiring in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Economy

Economy

฿656+

Compact

Compact

฿663+

Standard

Standard

฿2,304+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

฿4,431+

Mini

Mini

฿859+

Luxury

Luxury

฿4,357+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

฿977+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

฿1,144+

Compare available car types for rental in Ireland

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Ireland to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 16 June 2024.

Small cars

฿447 - ฿3,538

All Car Types

฿447 - ฿3,390

To hire a small car in Ireland, you would pay an average price of ฿1,365/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Ireland (~฿447/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~฿3,538/day). In fact, February is about 68% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Ireland, hiring a small car saves you 11% 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 car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Ireland, you would pay an average price of ฿1,168/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Ireland (~฿980/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~฿4,238/day). In fact, April is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Ireland, hiring a medium car saves you 24% 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 car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Ireland, you would pay an average price of ฿1,038/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Ireland (~฿447/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~฿3,538/day). In fact, February is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Ireland, hiring a SUV saves you 32% 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 hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Nissan March฿859/day
2
M
Nissan March
Honda City฿885/day
2
M
Honda City

Top rental agencies in Ireland

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Ireland known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Ireland. Reviews were last updated on 16 June 2024.

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

Best Ireland car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Ireland. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Ireland with an average daily rate of ฿1,618. Data was last updated on 16 June 2024.
Nissan March฿859/day
2
M
Nissan March
Honda City฿885/day
2
M
Honda City
Toyota Corolla฿950/day
4
M
Toyota Corolla

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Ireland, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 16 June 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Ireland?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (9.4 rating), keddy by Europcar (9.0 rating) and Alamo (8.6 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Ireland.

  • What is the most popular car hire provider in Ireland?

    With an average price of ฿1,530/day, Sixt is the most popular car hire provider in Ireland, booking 33% more hire cars than any other provider.

  • 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.

Small car rentals in Ireland

Find small car rental deals in Ireland from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Ireland cost an average of ฿1,087 per day. Price data was last updated on 16 June 2024.
Nissan March฿762/day
2
M
Nissan March
Toyota Yaris฿859/day
2
M
Toyota Yaris
Nissan March฿860/day
2
M
A/C
Nissan March

Van rentals in Ireland

Find van rental deals in Ireland from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Ireland cost an average of ฿9,512 per day. Price data was last updated on 16 June 2024.
Toyota HiAce฿3,576/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota HiAce
Toyota HiAce฿4,085/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota HiAce
Toyota HiAce฿13,816/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota HiAce

Car rentals by fuel type in Ireland

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Ireland. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Ireland. Deals were last updated on 16 June 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Ireland. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest (฿14+).

Electric

Electric

฿105+

Hybrid

Hybrid

฿31+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

฿14+

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