Ireland Car Rental

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Frequently asked questions

Can I book now and pay later for my car rental in Ireland?
Expedia enjoys putting more of the world within your reach, that’s why you can reserve your rental car without paying in advance. With our Book Now Pay Later option, you can just present a valid credit card to pay the cost in full at the pickup spot. It’s as easy as that! The car rental company will also put a hold on your credit card for the security deposit. For some cheaper deals, you may have to pay at the time of booking. Take note of which payment options are available for your choice of rental car.
What happens if I need to cancel my Ireland car reservation?
There are always times when even the best-laid plans go wrong. That’s why we provide a full refund on most reservations if you advise us a minimum of six hours prior to collecting the car. Be sure to double-check the rental policy — there are some cases where it’s not offered. Can’t find anything there? Our Customer Service Portal is always here to help.
What types of cars can I rent in Ireland?
Just about any type you like! We’ve got a wide range of rental categories, from standard and economy cars to SUVs and luxury premiums. Small, sleek and cost-efficient, minis are the most popular car type in Ireland. These spritely little rides are a great option for quick trips around town. Save big on gas as you cruise around the bustling city streets. And you won’t have to worry about finding a space to leave your wheels — sneaking into tight car spaces is a dream in a mini!
Why should I rent an Ireland car with Expedia?
With loads of experience finding the best bargains for explorers around the globe, Expedia is a great place to rent your vehicle. We have suppliers in Ireland to pick from, offering everything from small economy rides to comfortable SUVs. Why not bundle your car with your hotel and flights and save even more? From our vacation packages to our exclusive offers and member prices, Expedia will help you get behind the wheel for less.
How do I find the best car rental deals in Ireland with Expedia?
Expedia makes it a cinch to compare costs, offers and rental companies, and to check reviews. Combine your Ireland car rental with flight or hotel bookings and you’ll save even more.
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Ireland?
At least 21. But there are a few age-related rules you should be aware of before you book your Ireland wheels. If you’re a younger motorist, many rental providers will charge an additional fee and limit the sorts of cars you can rent. The surcharge amount, and which age range it applies to, differs between outlets. Be sure to compare the requirements.
What do you need to rent a car in Ireland?
A valid driver’s license and a credit card in the same name are necessities. Don’t want to take out the company’s insurance plan? If that’s the case, you may need proof of your own coverage. The requirements may differ between rental companies, so read through your policy.
Can I rent a car for a month or longer in Ireland?
Yes, so there’s no need to rebook a rental vehicle mid-vacation. Click on our long-term car rental deals page, enter your details and secure a ride to call your own for however long you need.
Where can I find an Ireland car rental if I am younger than 25?
Some Ireland outlets will rent cars to drivers under 25 years old, and others won’t. Age policies differ from supplier to supplier, so you should do your homework. Also, find out if there are extra costs. Some businesses will apply a surcharge to young customers between 21 and 24. Always look through the terms and conditions to avoid any nasty surprises.

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