Car hires in Galway

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Galway, Ireland
7 Dec — 14 Dec
Galway, Ireland
Thu 7/12
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Thu 14/12
Noon
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Car hire insight and trends in Galway

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

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Galway?

The cheapest car hire in Galway are generally found through Budget. When booking with Budget, you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as €15/day. The average price to hire a car in Galway is €37/day.

What car hire company in Galway has the most locations?

Sunnycars has the most locations of any car hire company in Galway, with 2 locations.

What car do most people hire in Galway?

Most momondo users will hire the Ford Fiesta in Galway, though hiring the Ford Ka is a popular second choice according to our data. If you’re interested in hiring the Ford Fiesta, prices are €42 per day on average. Some users have found Ford Fiesta hire deals in Galway for as low as €17 per day. Ford Ka hires in Galway are €39 per day on average, with some of the cheapest deals at €19 per day.

Best deals found for Galway car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental car types in Galway
Economy€16/day
Compact€17/day
Standard€24/day
Mini€16/day
Luxury€49/day
Compact SUV€21/day
Compact estate car€24/day
Intermediate SUV€24/day
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Galway car hire deals found on momondo

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

Small cars

€36 - €89

All Car Types

€80 - €339

The average price of a small car hire in Galway, Ireland is €59. The cheapest time to hire a small car in Galway, Ireland is in October. The price is 40% lower than the rest of the year at just €36 per day. A small car rental is typically 65% less expensive than the average rental car in Galway. The average price of a car hire in Galway 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 Galway small car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in Galway, Ireland is €147. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in Galway, Ireland is in February. The price is 59% lower than the rest of the year at just €61 per day. A medium car rental is typically 13% less expensive than the average rental car in Galway. The average price of a car hire in Galway 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 Galway medium car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in Galway, Ireland is €196. The cheapest time to hire a large car in Galway, Ireland is in January. The price is 51% lower than the rest of the year at just €98 per day. A large car rental is typically 15% more expensive than the average rental car in Galway. The average price of a car hire in Galway 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 Galway, Ireland is €86. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Galway, Ireland is in March. The price is 33% lower than the rest of the year at just €58 per day. A SUV rental is typically 49% less expensive than the average rental car in Galway. The average price of a car hire in Galway 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 Galway SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van hire in Galway, Ireland is €255. The cheapest time to hire a van in Galway, Ireland is in October. The price is 50% lower than the rest of the year at just €128 per day. A van rental is typically 35% more expensive than the average rental car in Galway. The average price of a car hire in Galway 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 Galway, Ireland is €291. The cheapest time to hire a luxury car in Galway, Ireland is in January. The price is 54% lower than the rest of the year at just €136 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 43% more expensive than the average rental car in Galway. The average price of a car hire in Galway 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 Galway luxury car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Spark
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

€16/day

5 Dec - 8 Dec
Chevrolet Spark
Renault Zoe
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

€16/day

6 Dec - 8 Dec
Renault Zoe
Renault Clio
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

€17/day

7 Dec - 11 Dec
Renault Clio

Galway car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Galway

Europcar

10.0
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

keddy by Europcar

1 location

Budget

7.6
Good
16 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

7.0

CARHIRE.ie

1 location

Payless

5.7
Fair
6 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

6.2

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

4.8

Sunnycars

3 locations

Easirent

6 reviews1 location

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

1 location

Quick facts about car hire in Galway

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

Most Popular Agency

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Popular Car Types

Economy, Mini, SUV

Cheapest Hire Car

€19

Most Popular Model

Ford Fiesta
The most popular Galway car hire agency found on momondo this month is Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Other top choices for car hire companies are Budget and Payless
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Galway in the past 72 hours: Economy, Mini, SUV.
The lowest price for a car hire in Galway is €19/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from €33/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Galway in the past 7 days is the Ford Fiesta. Our users also prefer the Ford Ka as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

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

Nearby attractions:

Pearse Stadium63.7 km
Galway City Museum64.0 km
Spanish Arch64.1 km
Eyre Square64.5 km
Galway Cathedral64.7 km

Nearby attractions:

Ballybrit Racecourse69.0 km
Galway Greyhound Stadium71.7 km
Eyre Square72.3 km
Galway Cathedral72.3 km
Galway City Museum72.9 km

Nearby attractions:

Pearse Stadium123.8 km
Spanish Arch125.0 km
Galway City Museum125.1 km
Galway Cathedral125.6 km
Eyre Square125.6 km

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Driving with a car hire in Galway - FAQs

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

How much will it cost to hire a car in Galway, Ireland in December?

For a weekend in December, the best deals in Galway start from around €26 up to around €40. For a one-week car hire in Galway, prices in December average €81, with the best deals starting at €20.

Is there a fee to cancel my Galway, Ireland car hire?

The majority of car hire agencies in Galway offer free cancellation. momondo will always tell you whether or not rental car centres such as Europcar, Budget, and Payless have a cancellation fee for travellers who have last-minute itinerary changes.

What is the speed limit in Galway, Ireland?

If you are hiring a vehicle in Galway, then be aware that the current speed limit within city or town limits is 50 km/h, unless otherwise posted. Suburban speed limits around Galway will generally have a speed limit of 100 km/h. If you are travelling on a motorway in Galway, then the speed limit is 120 km/h.

What car hire company has the Seat Arona in Galway?

What is the weather like in Galway, Ireland in November?

Those looking for a hire car in Galway during the month of November should expect temperatures to be around 7 °C and should expect around 85 mm of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

Is the weather in Galway similar to the rest of Galway?

Travellers looking to leave from Galway on a road trip around Galway or the surrounding areas during the month of November should expect temperatures around 7 °C and about 85 mm of possible rain through the month.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Galway?

Prices for cars in Galway were last updated today.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Galway?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Galway?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including Galway. In many EU countries drivers must be 18 years old. As a rule, you’ll need to be 21 to hire a car abroad, and a young driver surcharge may be applied if you are under 25. We recommend reading through the policy of your chosen hire company before booking.

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

All drivers must have a valid full driving license when hiring a car in Galway. 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 Galway?

You should use momondo to book a car hire in Galway because it could save you time and money. momondo fetches and allows you to compare car hire prices and policies from thousands of car hire websites.

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

Once you have performed a search for a car hire in Galway, momondo will show the results and enable you to find the best deal by using our filters; here you can narrow your search down by vehicle type, price, agencies and a multitude of policies that can apply.

Does momondo show car hire deals in Galway with free cancellation?

Yes you can filter specifically for car hire companies in Galway offering free cancellation on momondo.

Can I hire a car with a fair fuel policy in Galway on momondo?

Yes, fair fuel policies are a specific filter offered on momondo for all car hire locations including Galway.

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

Yes, momondo can show you specific deals which include enhanced cleaning on car hire in Galway.

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

momondo offers a filter specifically for unlimited mileage on car hire in Galway.


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