Galway

Cheap Car Hire in Galway, Ireland from $57

Galway, Ireland
24 Apr — 1 May
Driver's age: 26-65
Galway, Ireland
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Galway, Ireland car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Galway, Ireland. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Most popular company

BUDGET

Price of petrol per litre

$2.94

Average price per day

$139

Cheapest price per day

$57

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Galway?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Galway, 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 17 April 2024.

January

$43

February

$42

March

$77

April

$71

May

$113

June

$109

July

$126

August

$138

September

$91

October

$73

November

$51

December

$67

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Galway 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.

Compare available car types for hire in Galway, Ireland

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Galway, 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 17 April 2024.

Small cars

$71 - $168

All Car Types

$71 - $230

To hire a small car in Galway, Ireland, you would pay an average price of $104/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Galway, Ireland (~$71/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$168/day). In fact, November is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Galway. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Galway, hiring a small car saves you 18% 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 hire a medium car in Galway, Ireland, you would pay an average price of $133/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Galway, Ireland (~$35/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~$269/day). In fact, March is about 74% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Galway. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Galway, hiring a medium car is 6% 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 hire a SUV in Galway, Ireland, you would pay an average price of $81/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Galway, Ireland (~$85/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$244/day). In fact, January is about 4% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Galway. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Galway, hiring a SUV saves you 37% 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.

Top hire agencies in Galway, Ireland

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Galway, Ireland known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Galway, Ireland. Reviews were last updated on 17 April 2024.
Hire a vehicle with one of these top care hire agencies serving Galway, such as Europcar, keddy by Europcar and Budget. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

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

Payless

5.9
Fair
7 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

6.5

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

4.9

CARHIRE.ie

1 location

Sunnycars

3 locations

Easirent

6 reviews1 location

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

1 location

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Galway, Ireland, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 17 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Galway?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $139/day when booking a car hire in Galway. The absolute best deal a user found was for $53/day from Budget, booked on Apr. 14.

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Galway?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Europcar (10.0 rating), Budget (8.0 rating) and Payless (5.9 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Galway.

  • What are petrol prices like in Galway?

    The average price of petrol in Galway is $2.94/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $132 and $191 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

    Budget is one of the top picks in Galway. They can have you in a hire car for about $1,103 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Galway for the best price?

    Generally, for a better deal in Galway it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 64%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Galway?

    The length of time you can book a car hire for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Galway it should be possible to hire a car for a whole month if needed.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Galway for a month?

    You can potentially save up to 68% on a month-long rental by booking with Budget. Budget is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Galway can cost you on average $4,727 a month or $158 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

  • What car do most people hire in Galway?

    The most popular car to hire while in Galway is the Ford Focus Wagon, which is a Compact vehicle.

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Small car hires in Galway, Ireland

Find small car hire deals in Galway, Ireland from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car hires in Galway, Ireland cost an average of $93 per day. Price data was last updated on 17 April 2024.
Nissan March$57/day
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Nissan March
Nissan March$103/day
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Nissan March
Nissan March$119/day
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Nissan March

Car hires by fuel type in Galway, Ireland

Browse car hires by fuel type in Galway, Ireland. Deals were last updated on 17 April 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Galway, Ireland. There is currently 1 fuel type to choose from.

Hybrid

Hybrid

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