Car Rental in Galway

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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Downtown Car Rental
Mini
Volkswagen Up or similar
Volkswagen Up
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • Man.
Enterprise
$107.78 per day
Downtown Car Rental
Economy
Ford Fiesta or similar
Ford Fiesta
  • 5
  • 1
  • 3
  • Man.
Enterprise
$108.87 per day
Downtown Car Rental
Compact
Opel Astra or similar
Opel Astra
  • 5
  • 4
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
$113.05 per day
Downtown Car Rental
Compact
Opel Astra or similar
Opel Astra
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
$116.29 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Downtown Car Rental
Compact
Seat Arona or similar
Seat Arona
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
$116.45 / per day
Downtown Car Rental
Compact
Seat Arona or similar
Seat Arona
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
$119.78 / per day
Downtown Car Rental
Standard
Opel Insignia or similar
Opel Insignia
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
$148.41 / per day
Downtown Car Rental
Intermediate
Kia Sportage or similar
Kia Sportage
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
$149.92 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 03:43 on 2022-09-27. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
English,
Irish
Currency
EUR
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Country code
353
Economy car rental price
$121.74 / per day
Average car rental length
1 days
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Speed limit out of town
80 - 100 km/h
50 - 62 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%

One-Way Car Rentals in Galway

The most popular one-way rental options for pick up in Galway and drop off in another city include:

  • From Galway to Dublin - 28 offers from $51.74 per day

Top 15 Cities near Galway

  1. 184.2 km / 114.5 miles away
  2. Cork Car Rentals from $66.45 per day
    164.9 km / 102.5 miles away
  3. Shannon Car Rentals from $63.10 per day
    65.4 km / 40.7 miles away
  4. Knock Car Rentals from $66.45 per day
    71.0 km / 44.1 miles away
  5. Kerry Car Rentals from $63.10 per day
    127.1 km / 79.0 miles away
  6. Sligo Car Rentals from $99.28 per day
    111.6 km / 69.3 miles away
  7. Athlone Car Rentals from $114.00 per day
    73.0 km / 45.3 miles away
  8. Naas Car Rentals from $91.30 per day
    157.5 km / 97.8 miles away
  9. Cavan Car Rentals from $106.35 per day
    137.1 km / 85.2 miles away
  10. Donegal Car Rentals from $73.33 per day
    200.8 km / 124.8 miles away
  11. Letterkenny Car Rentals from $139.20 per day
    204.1 km / 126.8 miles away
  12. Tralee Car Rentals from $119.03 per day
    121.3 km / 75.3 miles away
  13. Limerick Car Rentals from $69.44 per day
    72.5 km / 45.0 miles away
  14. Mullingar Car Rentals from $36.64 per day
    116.0 km / 72.1 miles away
  15. Kilkenny Car Rentals from $93.87 per day
    139.0 km / 86.4 miles away

Top 8 Locations near Galway

  1. Shannon Airport Car Rentals from $63.10 per day
    65.4 km / 40.7 miles away
  2. Knock Airport Car Rentals from $66.45 per day
    71.0 km / 44.1 miles away
  3. 72.5 km / 45.0 miles away
  4. Kerry Airport Car Rentals from $63.10 per day
    127.1 km / 79.0 miles away
  5. Cork Mallow Road Car Rentals from $104.46 per day
    156.6 km / 97.3 miles away
  6. Cork Airport Car Rentals from $66.45 per day
    164.9 km / 102.5 miles away
  7. Dublin Airport Car Rentals from $66.45 per day
    184.7 km / 114.7 miles away
  8. Donegal Airport Car Rentals from $73.33 per day
    200.8 km / 124.8 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

Which is the cheapest month to rent a car in Galway?

Car rental prices in Galway vary a lot according to the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best offer.
Average Rental Price in Galway
$26.87
January
$17.99
February
$27.83
March
$27.51
April
$34.07
May
$24.32
June
$64.29
July
$60.93
August
$26.12
September
$16.79
October
$19.19
November
December
The best month to rent a car in Galway is October (when prices for an Economy class start from $16.79). This is 47% cheaper than the yearly average and 74% cheaper than renting in July (when rental prices start at $64.29 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price.

What’s the usual rental length in Galway?

Travel lengths vary from month to month: in March, travelers rent a car for an average of 20 days in October, the average rental period is 4 days.
Average Rental Length in Galway
6
January
8
February
20
March
6
April
8
May
6
June
6
July
6
August
13
September
4
October
9
November
7
December

What's the most popular month to rent a car in Galway?

The most popular month for renting a car in Galway is August, and the least popular is November.
Popularity of Car Rental in Galway by Monthly Searches
67%
January
84%
February
130%
March
105%
April
113%
May
137%
June
159%
July
178%
August
91%
September
52%
October
36%
November
47%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Enterprise Ford Fiesta 3 1 Small cars
Enterprise Volkswagen Up 3 1 Small cars
Enterprise Opel Astra 4 4 Medium cars
Europcar Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Budget Renault Clio 4 2 Medium cars
Enterprise Seat Arona 5 2 SUVs
Enterprise Kia Sportage 5 2 SUVs
Enterprise Ford Fiesta 3 1 Small cars
Europcar Ford Fiesta 3 2 Small cars
Enterprise Opel Astra 3 1 Medium cars

Our Customers Reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have an option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

Croatia
Ford Fiesta
September 7, 2022
Drove from Galway to the Dingle peninsula, then to Killarney and did the Ring of Kerry, drove to Cork and dropped the car off at the Dublin airport. A wonderful experience without much hassle.
Canada
Renault Clio
August 7, 2022
Beautiful scenery, wonderful people and weather turned out quite well for us.
United States of America (USA)
Toyota Corolla
August 4, 2022
Went from Southern Ireland to the Giants causeway, saw so many beautiful places and met so many very nice people

Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
Enterprise
8.69 / 10
Lowest rated company
Europcar
8.43 / 10
Total rental companies
4
Average daily price
$121.74
Total cars available
12

Top 4 Suppliers in Galway in 2022

Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.7 / 12 reviews
091758468
Ballybane Industrial Estate, Tuam Road
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.6
+35391396555
MOTOR PARK, 3rd EXIT OFF KIRWAN RB,
Working hours
Mon:09:00-17:30
Tue:09:00-17:30
Wed:09:00-17:30
Thu:09:00-17:30
Fri:09:00-17:30
Sat:10:00-13:00
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5 / 7 reviews
+35391564570
12 Eyre Square, Galway,
Working hours
Mon:10:00-16:00
Tue:10:00-16:00
Wed:10:00-16:00
Thu:10:00-16:00
Fri:10:00-16:00
Sat:10:00-16:00
Sun:10:00-16:00
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.4 / 3 reviews
+35391396555
MOTOR PARK, 3rd EXIT OFF KIRWAN RB,
Working hours
Mon:09:00-17:30
Tue:09:00-17:30
Wed:09:00-17:30
Thu:09:00-17:30
Fri:09:00-17:30
Sat:10:00-13:00
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