Sanitised car hire in Galway

Look out for this icon to see which car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines, the following car hire companies in Galway, Ireland offer sanitised rental cars:

At present, none of the car rental companies in Galway have committed to offering sanitised cars.

Sanitised car
This car rental company has committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Cheapest car hire in Galway

Mini

Ford Ka

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 85.94 EUR/day
Ford Ka

7 Days rental at 601.58 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Manual |
  No
Mini

Volkswagen Up

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 86.49 EUR/day
Volkswagen Up

7 Days rental at 605.45 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Manual |
  No
Economy

Volkswagen Polo

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 87.60 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 613.21 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Manual |
  No
Compact

Renault Clio

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 89.44 EUR/day
Renault Clio

7 Days rental at 626.10 EUR from 20/09/2021

  3 |
  Manual |
  No
Compact

Toyota Corolla

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 97.72 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla

7 Days rental at 684.06 EUR from 20/09/2021

  3 |
  Manual |
  No
Economy

Skoda Citigo

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 129.91 EUR/day
Skoda Citigo

7 Days rental at 909.41 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Automatic |
  No
Compact

Toyota Corolla

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 137.26 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla

7 Days rental at 960.88 EUR from 20/09/2021

  3 |
  Automatic |
  No
Compact

Volkswagen Golf Estate

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 176.81 EUR/day
Volkswagen Golf Estate

7 Days rental at 1237.70 EUR from 20/09/2021

  4 |
  Manual |
  No
Standard

Toyota Avensis

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 176.81 EUR/day
Toyota Avensis

7 Days rental at 1237.70 EUR from 20/09/2021

  3 |
  Manual |
  No

*daily rates in Galway based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

Useful to know about Galway

  • Galway is the fastest growing city in Ireland and is the fifth largest in Ireland.
  • The Galway motto is - His praise remains until the ages.
  • Galway lies within the county of Galway.
  • Galway is considered to be the cultural heart of Ireland.

Galway car hire reviews

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Rated 3.8 / 5 | 1,800 reviews

Best car rental companies in Galway

7.7
No.1: BUDGET,
based on 2115 reviews
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Nearest car hire pickup locations in or near Galway

ENTERPRISE

Oldenway Business Park, Ballybrit, Galway, H91 Tn3x, Galway, C

ALAMO

Serviced By Europcar, Shannon Airport. Desk In Arrivals Hall, Shannon, Clare

EUROPCAR

Clareview Ennis Road, Limerick

AVIS

Arrivals Hall, Knock Airport (meet & Greet Service), Knock, Mayo

ENTERPRISE

Upper William Street 14, Limerick, Limerick, M

ENTERPRISE

Unit 4, Kenna Centre, Dublin Road, Athlone, N37 Cf57, Westmeath, L

Galway car hire information

Galway car hire information

  • 7.8/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    BUDGET Direct
  • € 601.58
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 85.94
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 4
    Most Popular Type:
    Compact
  • 2
    Most popular model:
    Toyota Corolla
  • 13
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Galway

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*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices

FAQs about car hire in Galway

How much does car hire in Galway cost?

Car hire in Galway costs as little as €85.90 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €86.20 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €553.90 per day from BUDGET for a Mercedes E Class.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Galway?

0 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Galway, including , see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Galway?

None of the car hire companies in Galway are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent in Galway?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, BUDGET Direct has the highest customer rating for car hire in Galway with a score of 7.7/10

with rated second best with a score of /10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car in Galway?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Galway is €626.10 per week from BUDGET.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Galway?

The cheapest car hire company in Galway is BUDGET, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Ford Ka available from as little as €601.58 per week.

How much is fuel in Galway?

You can expect to pay €1.516/ltr of petrol and €1.41/ltr of diesel in Galway. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in Galway?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Galway with leading car hire companies such as BUDGET as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Galway?

We can arrange Compact, Economy, Intermediate, Luxury, Mini and Standard class rental cars in Galway.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car in Galway?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire in Galway, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car in Galway is € per week from for a .

Do you have a discount code for car hire in Galway?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Galway at the moment, however BUDGET rates start from just €601.58 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €601.58 from BUDGET in Galway - Train Station or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Galway?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Galway is €601.30 per week with an average price of €603.40 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Galway

Most popular car hire companies in Galway

  • Budget (tel: + 353 (0) 91 566 376)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Galway

  • Budget (12 Eyre Square, Galway, Galway, Galway)

Car hire company ratings in Galway

  • BUDGET Direct: Rated 7.7/10 from 83 reviews

Galway Mini Guide

Galway is known as the City of the Tribes due to the many ruling Irish families who used to live there. Situated at the gateway to western Ireland, Galway in the province of Connaught has more than 70,000 inhabitants and is Ireland’s fourth largest city.

It is also Ireland’s fastest growing city. To get there you have to fly to Carnmore Airport with Aer Arann and the airport has connections with cities across the entire United Kingdom as well as Amsterdam and Brittany.

You will need to have a car in this part of the world as the airport is approximately a 10 minute drive from Galway and there is no decent public transportation with bus routes being intermittent to say the least.

Not only does having a car work out cheaply in the long run but it gives you the freedom to explore western Ireland as Galway is a particularly good base from which to do so. Rhino car hire representatives can meet you at the airport and show you to your vehicle so that you can be on your way as soon as possible. Alternatively you can fly into Shannon Airport where we can also get you set up with a vehicle to make the rest of the journey.

The region is one of the most beautiful and rugged in Ireland and that's saying something in a beautiful and rgged country. Plenty of opportunities to get out of your Galway hire car and smell the sea air that's blown all the way across the Atlantic.

If you are driving to Dublin take the N6 heading northwards then follow the N4 road eastwards and stay on that road. Once you get to Dublin you might want to park up and walk to save yourself getting caught in traffic. Be prepared to pay quite a bit for parking though there are some money saving long term options as well as some pay and display areas which let you leave the car there overnight.

Galway Airport has low cost flights with companies like Manx2 and you can also book low cost car hire at Galway Airport with a wide selection of vehicles to choose from.

In terms of going out for a drink or a meal there are many pubs in Galway such as the Cookes Thatch Pub which has been around for hundreds of years. The city also has plenty of fast food joints as well as some good seafood restaurants.

A nice place to take children for an educational and informative day out in Galway is the Galway Atlantaquaria, to be found at Seapoint Promenade in Salthill. This is a hands-on introduction to the marine life of the Irish coast and children can get the chance to pat flounders or hold giant crabs. This well set up aquarium will be of interest to all wildlife enthusiasts.

Galway has a long history having been known as the City of the Tribes because of the competing merchant families which found themselves in Galway. It lies amidst some incredible scenery being close to the Bay of Galway and the River Corrib. More than 70,000 people live there in what is the only city in the Province of Connacht.

Due to the nearby North Atlantic, Galway is famous for having a mild yet temperate climate. However it may not feel very temperate to visitors and that is why the heated car hire Galway vehicles that we provide are very appealing.

See a full list of car hire agents, vehicle types and locations in and around Galway right here.

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