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Cheap Car Rentals in Ireland from RM 71

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 1/10 and drop-off date of 3/10. 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 July 2024.

Most popular company

CARHIRE.ie

Most common car type

Intermediate

Average price per day

RM 168

Cheapest price per day

RM 71

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 July 2024.

January

RM 88

February

RM 74

March

RM 144

April

RM 107

May

RM 172

June

RM 144

July

RM 200

August

RM 233

September

RM 144

October

RM 116

November

RM 93

December

RM 172

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 July 2024.

At RM 71/day, small car is the cheapest car type available for hire in Ireland in the past week. Out of 30 car hire agencies operating in Ireland, there are, in total, 278 hire locations. View below for 4 offered car types:

Economy

Economy

RM 71+

Compact

Compact

RM 89+

Standard

Standard

RM 113+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

RM 323+

Mini

Mini

RM 74+

Luxury

Luxury

RM 315+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

RM 83+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

RM 117+

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 July 2024.

Small cars

RM 84 - RM 301

All Car Types

RM 98 - RM 643

To rent a small car in Ireland, you would pay an average price of RM 189/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Ireland (~RM 84/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~RM 301/day). In fact, January is about 56% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Ireland, renting a small car saves you 39% 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 rent a medium car in Ireland, you would pay an average price of RM 341/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Ireland (~RM 140/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~RM 591/day). In fact, January is about 60% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Ireland, renting a medium car is 11% 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 medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Ireland, you would pay an average price of RM 498/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Ireland (~RM 293/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~RM 1,230/day). In fact, March is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Ireland, renting a large 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 SUV in Ireland, you would pay an average price of RM 246/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Ireland (~RM 106/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~RM 387/day). In fact, January is about 57% 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 saves you 20% 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.

To rent a van in Ireland, you would pay an average price of RM 517/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a van in Ireland (~RM 291/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~RM 1,115/day). In fact, May is about 44% 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 is 41% 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.

Proton PersonaRM 71/day
2
M
Proton Persona
Honda CityRM 89/day
4
M
A/C
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 July 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Ireland, including pickup locations serving Dublin, Milltown (Kerry) and Shannon. Make sure to read through user feedback, confirm pickup locations, and check the fine print before choosing.

keddy by Europcar

35 locations

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

30 locations

Europcar

29 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 RM 173. Data was last updated on 16 July 2024.
Take a peek at some options we've found for car rentals in Ireland, including locations near Dublin, Milltown (Kerry) and Shannon. Deals are constantly refreshed so come back soon for more car rental options.
Proton PersonaRM 71/day
2
M
Proton Persona
Honda CityRM 89/day
4
M
A/C
Honda City
Proton PersonaRM 94/day
2
M
Proton Persona

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 July 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), Alamo (9.3 rating) and keddy by Europcar (9.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Ireland.

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

    When hiring a car in Ireland, the most popular provider of hire cars among Cheapflights users is Easirent, and with prices around RM 153/day, it’s easy to understand why. The most popular car type from Easirent is ECONOMY, which starts as low as RM 90/day.

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

    At RM 117/day, the cheapest car rental price in Ireland was found in Dublin. On average, Dublin has the cheapest daily rental car price (RM 169/day), which is 0% below average price for cities in Ireland.

  • 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.

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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 July 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 (RM 24+).

Electric

Electric

RM 56+

Hybrid

Hybrid

RM 32+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

RM 24+

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