Car Hire in Dublin

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Dublin, Ireland
13 Dec — 20 Dec
Same drop-off
Dublin, Ireland
Tue 13/12
Noon
Tue 20/12
Noon
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Best deals found for Dublin car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Dublin
Volkswagen Polo
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

€15/day

11 Dec - 18 Dec
Volkswagen Polo
Renault Zoe
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

€18/day

11 Dec - 18 Dec
Renault Zoe
Opel Insignia
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

€25/day

11 Dec - 18 Dec
Opel Insignia
Vauxhall Mokka
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

€23/day

11 Dec - 13 Dec
Vauxhall Mokka
Toyota Corolla
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

€21/day

11 Dec - 18 Dec
Toyota Corolla
Ford Kuga
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

€22/day

11 Dec - 18 Dec
Ford Kuga
Audi A6
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

€67/day

20 Jan - 3 Feb
Audi A6
Toyota RAV4
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

€34/day

11 Dec - 18 Dec
Toyota RAV4
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

€17/day

11 Dec - 18 Dec
Ford Focus

Important information about Dublin car hire

Dublin's economy car rentals let you explore some of the city's iconic sights, including Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, 14 Henrietta Street, Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and the Guinness Storehouse. Grafton Street and Henry Street, two of the most popular Dublin Streets, offer access to the city's famous sites. If you're looking to avoid the city centre, you can take the M50 Orbital Road and make a Dublin Circuit. Seek advice on how to pay for the M50 toll from your car rental in Dublin company. Look out for parking spaces along the multi-stories and remember to note where you park. There are more than 40 car hire locations in Dublin, simplifying your access to a cheap car rental in Dublin.

Dublin has numerous parking lots and garages to take care of your electric car rental’s parking needs. Peak traffic congestion occurs in the morning and the evening on weekdays as residents head to work or back home. Don't try to out-race the locals if you get caught up in traffic. Dart out to Dun Laoghaire for an artsy market exhibition before watching year-round swimmers at Sandycove, all within a two-hour drive range on your people carrier rental. Escape Dublin's hustle and bustle on a cheap car rental to enjoy a two-hour visit to Galway City. Stop by the Cliffs of Moher for a taste of Irish rich history. While Dublin is a walkable city, renting a car lets you experience the Emerald Isle better. Rental cars in Dublin can get you out of the busy city centre to the suburbs and the beautiful east coastline. hired cars in Dublin also let you create an imaginative itinerary.

Watch out for a blue "M" symbol that highlights Irish freeways and a green "N" sign for national roads. The local, more rural roads may be narrower than expected. You may also encounter farmers driving herds as you go round bends, proceed carefully in such situations. Ensure that you keep left while driving through Dublin's streets. The driving laws also require all passengers to wear seat belts. Remember to check with Dublin's motor vehicles department to stay up to date with recent law changes.

Rental cars in Dublin do not require visitors from the UK, the US, Australia, and Canada to provide international driving permits. You can drive in Ireland with your country's valid driving license for 12 months and then get an Irish license if you intend to extend your stay. UK license holders will have to present a 'check code', valid for 21 days before they get a rental car. Most rental companies also require you to be at least 21 years old to access Dublin car rentals.


Dublin car hire deals found on momondo

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

Small cars

€29 - €178

All Car Types

€57 - €777

The average price of a Small hire in Dublin, Ireland is €74. The cheapest time to hire a Small in Dublin, Ireland is in February. The price is 61% lower than the rest of the year at just €29 per day. A Small hire is typically 72% less expensive than the average car hire in Dublin. The average price of a car hire in Dublin 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 Dublin Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium hire in Dublin, Ireland is €138. The cheapest time to hire a Medium in Dublin, Ireland is in January. The price is 83% lower than the rest of the year at just €24 per day. A Medium hire is typically 47% less expensive than the average car hire in Dublin. The average price of a car hire in Dublin 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 Dublin Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large hire in Dublin, Ireland is €295. The cheapest time to hire a Large in Dublin, Ireland is in January. The price is 76% lower than the rest of the year at just €73 per day. A Large hire is typically 13% more expensive than the average car hire in Dublin. The average price of a car hire in Dublin 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 Dublin, Ireland is €126. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Dublin, Ireland is in January. The price is 77% lower than the rest of the year at just €29 per day. A SUV hire is typically 51% less expensive than the average car hire in Dublin. The average price of a car hire in Dublin 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 Dublin SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van hire in Dublin, Ireland is €369. The cheapest time to hire a Van in Dublin, Ireland is in January. The price is 84% lower than the rest of the year at just €60 per day. A Van hire is typically 31% more expensive than the average car hire in Dublin. The average price of a car hire in Dublin 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 Pickup truck hire in Dublin, Ireland is €1,165. The cheapest time to hire a Pickup truck in Dublin, Ireland is in March. The price is 95% lower than the rest of the year at just €66 per day. A Pickup truck hire is typically 78% more expensive than the average car hire in Dublin. The average price of a car hire in Dublin 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 hire in Dublin, Ireland is €286. The cheapest time to hire a Luxury in Dublin, Ireland is in February. The price is 62% lower than the rest of the year at just €111 per day. A Luxury hire is typically 11% more expensive than the average car hire in Dublin. The average price of a car hire in Dublin 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 Dublin Luxury rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Spark
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

€15/day

11 Dec - 18 Dec
Chevrolet Spark
Renault Zoe
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

€15/day

11 Dec - 18 Dec
Renault Zoe
Renault Clio
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

€17/day

11 Dec - 18 Dec
Renault Clio

Dublin car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Dublin

Europcar

7.2
Good
38 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

6.1

Avis

6.6
Okay
45 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

5.9

Budget

6.6
Okay
53 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

5.8

Sixt

6.2
Okay
57 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

5.7

Easirent

5.0
Fair
47 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.8

Comfort

5.7

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.0

Value

5.0

Enterprise

9.0
Wonderful
25 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.4

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.3

keddy by Europcar

8.6
Very Good
1 review7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.6

Payless

6.7
Okay
24 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

6.7

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.6

Quick facts about car hire in Dublin

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in Dublin

Most Popular Agency

Easirent

Popular Car Types

Economy, Mini, Compact

Cheapest Hire Car

€18

Most Popular Model

Ford Fiesta
The most popular Dublin car hire agency found on momondo this month is Easirent. Other top choices for car hire companies are Budget and Sixt
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Dublin in the past 72 hours: Economy, Mini, Compact.
The lowest price for a car hire in Dublin is €18/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from €36/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Dublin in the past 7 days is the Ford Fiesta. Our users also prefer the Volkswagen Polo as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular car hire locations in Dublin

Nearby attractions:

Santry Park2.7 km
The Helix4.5 km
Casino at Marino6.3 km
Fairview Park7.2 km
Croke Park7.3 km

Nearby attractions:

Marlay Park133.2 km
Leopardstown Racecourse134.4 km
Rathfarnham Castle134.7 km
Blackrock Park138.2 km
Elm Park Golf and Sports Club138.2 km

Nearby attractions:

Croke Park0.8 km
Fairview Park1.6 km
Gate Theatre1.7 km
Casino at Marino1.9 km
General Post Office2.0 km

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Driving with a car hire in Dublin - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Dublin so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

To hire a car for a weekend in Dublin in January, the average price was €51 with cheaper deals starting around €21. Deals are a little different for a week-long hire - starting at around €18, with an average price of €52.

The cheapest car hire provider in Dublin is FLIZZR, with an average daily rate of €30 from its 3 locations in Dublin. The absolute cheapest deal momondo users have found at FLIZZR in Dublin is €14.

The majority of the Dublin car hire agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centres in Dublin such as Avis, Budget, and Easirent often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

With temperatures averaging 5 °C and precipitation usually 49 mm during January, you should consider hiring a standard when travelling to Dublin. A standard size car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of January and is a popular choice for travellers heading to Dublin. Hiring a Standard in Dublin will cost you €63/day on average.

The city of Dublin, Ireland has 7 locations owned by keddy by Europcar, with an average daily rate of €32.

The speed limit in Dublin is 50 km/h, unless otherwise stated on road signs. Dublin also has a suburban speed limit of 100 km/h which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a motorway in Dublin, be aware that the speed limit is generally 120 km/h.

During the month of December the average temperature in Dublin is 6 °C and the expected precipitation is 73 mm. This information is useful for travellers looking for a car hire in Dublin.

If you’re looking for a Dublin hire car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of December it’s important to know that the rest of Dublin typically has a temperature of 5 °C and will usually expect 72.3 mm of precipitation.


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