In Dublin Airport you will have a choice between several car rental categories. According to your need and budget pick the correct model, deals start usually 9 euros / day.
Dublin is the capital city of the Republic of Ireland. It is located on the east coast, at the mouth of the Liffey River, which runs through the city dividing it into 2. Dublin-Ireland has existed since the 9th century and its history is entwined with that of Great Britain, its neighbour across the Irish Sea.
Places to see in Dublin-Ireland Dublin's oldest building is Dublin Castle. It was originally built as a fortress in the 13th century and is still used today for government affairs such as the inauguration of the President and state functions. It has impressive state apartments, the original Record Tower, extensive grounds and on site museums. Another historical site is Trinity College, the oldest university in Ireland, founded in 1592 by Elizabeth I of England. Its library houses the famous Book of Kells. Other sites include St. Patrick's Cathedral, the Ha'penny Bridge, a cast iron pedestrian bridge over the River Liffey, built in 1816, the Molly Malone statue, erected in 1988 and the Spire of Dublin, a monument designed in 2003 to reflect modern Dublin.
Things to do in Dublin Visit the Guinness-Storehouse attraction and find out the story of the world famous Guinness stout, first brewed in Dublin. Then visit one of the many pubs and bars in the city, to sample some Guinness and enjoy the friendly conversation of the locals. There is also the National Gallery of Ireland housing art from major Irish artists including Jack Yeats and the National Museum of Ireland for archaeology. Guided walking tours give an interactive and fun approach to discovering the city and admiring the Georgian architecture.
Before booking a car in Ireland, we recommend revising the current driving laws in the country. Here you will already find some useful information.
We recommend double check the following information on Ireland's government websites. If you see any changes to make, please let us know and we will update our database for other drivers!
In Ireland drivers must drive on the left side of the road
Town : 30-60km/h
Carriageway : 80-100km/h
Motorway : 120km/h
Blood Alcohol Level : 0.05%
In Ireland drivers are not allowed to drive if they overpass 0.05 grams of alcohol per 100ml of blood
Driver under 17 are not allowed to drive car.
Additional drivers can be added to your rental, an extra charge might be applied by the car rental agency.
25 to 99 years. Young drivers age: 21 to 24 years might be charge extra per day.
Bare in mind that in many car rental agencies, if your driving's licence is not in the Roman alphabet (i.e. if it is in Arabic, Greek, Cyrillic or Chinese) you are required to bring an International Driving Permit and your domestic licence. For driving licenses from countries not part of the international driving license treaty, an official translation of the license must be presented with the original license.
The most common fuel policy is Full to Full. Basically, your vehicle will be supplied with a full tank of fuel and you will have to return it with full tank.
To avoid incurring fuel charges, you will need to return it with the same amount of fuel as it had when you collected it.
On your pick up, you may be required to leave a fuel deposit reserved or charged on your credit card, this will be released or refunded when you return the car full. Missing fuel will be charged on your return. The price per litre charged by the rental agent may be significantly higher than the price at the local service station. A refuelling charge may also be applicable. Fuel charges are payable at the rental desk unless otherwise stated in the top section of rate details.
Most of the time, the mileage policy will be unlimited. Meanwhile, some car rental agencies impose a mileage restriction per day. Please make sure to double check this policy before booking a car
For most rental, those basic insurance will be offered for free. You could take a complete damage cover package during your booking or when you will collect the rental.
The supplier might require a deposit amount at pick-up. It is a guarantee held on the credit card in the event of damage or theft of the vehicle. It will be automatically released if there is no damage or theft during the rental period.