Phone icon Mail icon
Car Hire at Shannon Airport
rating-star

9.2

Find best deals at Shannon Airport

Find your car rental

Choose your destination
    Choose your destination
      Different dropoff location?
      Choose your destination
        Europcar
        Alamo
        Sixt
        Enterprise rent a car
        Hertz
        Dollar
        Thrifty
        Budget
        National

        Compare cheap car hire at Shannon Airport

        There are many advantages when you compare car hire in Shannon Airport. When you book your car hire through a comparison website, you can be sure that you will get the best deal. You can also be sure that the car hire company you choose is reputable and reliable.

        Another advantage of comparing car rental companies is that you can find the best deal on additional services such as GPS, child seats and insurance. Booking through a comparison website can save you money on the total cost of your car rental.

        And when you book your car hire through a comparison website, you can be sure that you will get the best possible service.

        Why rent a car in Shannon

        Check Orbitcarhire.com if you are looking for a cheap car rental in Shannon Airport. Our team negotiates with all the major car rental companies to bring you exclusive deals and the lowest prices on a range of vehicles. We will always do our best to provide a service that will make your car rental in Shannon Airport hassle-free. If you have any further questions about car rental at  Shannon Airport, you can also contact Orbit Car Hire where we offer 24/7 customer support. 

        Where to pick up your Shannon Airport rental car 

        Picking up your rental car at Shannon Airport is an easy process when booking with Orbit Car Hire. You will find brands such as Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt, Goldcar, and Enterprise to have rental kiosks inside or near the terminal.  You will find your rental car pick-up instructions on your voucher, you can also see it while searching for offers through Orbit Car Hire.

        Shannon Airport has a tourist information desk located in the arrivals hall. The agents on the information desk will also be able to provide all needed information about all car rental companies in Ireland. So if you have any doubt after you land, simply walk to them and ask them for instructions on how to find your rental car in Ireland.

        Looking for a rent a car for pleasure or business at Shannon Airport? With our search engine you can find low prices for all categories from economy to luxury, mini-vans to SUV's so you will be able to find the car that suits your trip. In the search engine at the top, you can enter your pick-up and drop-off locations. You will find low prices with no hidden fees, filter your preferred transmission type. Book online and help you with our customer support team by phone, email, or Live Chat. 

        • Cliffs of Moher

          Most popular rental cars at Shannon Airport

          The most popular rental car in Shannon Airport is the Mini or economy car category as they are the most suitable for driving through busy streets and cities.

        • Airplane from EasyJet in Ireland

          Hire a car at Shannon Airport (SNN)

          Shannon Airport (Irish: Aerfort na Sionna) is one of the busiest airports in Ireland. It is located in Shannon, County Clare, and serves the west of Ireland. Shannon Airport is also a gateway to Europe and North America for the region.

          Shannon Airport is close to several major tourist attractions in Ireland, including the Cliffs of Moher, the Burren and the Rock of Cashel. Galway city and the west coast of Ireland are also easily accessible from here.

        FAQ

        What you need to know about renting a car

        faq
        What do I need to rent a car in Ireland?

        credit card in the name of the main driver needs to be presented. A security deposit may be required while renting a car so the credit card must have sufficient funds. You can find details about the security deposit listed while booking the vehicle as well as on your voucher. It is important to have a valid driving license with the name of the main driver as well as additional drivers when it applies. An International Driving Permit is required in addition to a National Driving License if the National Driving License you or any of the Additional Drivers hold is not identifiable as a Driving License, eg, it is in a non-Latin alphabet (eg Arabic, Chinese, Cyrillic, Japanese). It can also depend on the country or car rental company you are renting with. If you have found a car on our website, you can press the rental terms link from the supplier for more information about driving license requirements. You will need to have identification with you such as a passport and ID cards. In many European Union countries, a National ID is sufficient. When you pick up your rental car you need to have your voucher with you.

        How old do I need to be to rent a car in Ireland?

        The minimum age to rent a car is 25 years old. With some suppliers for people over 75 years of age, you must also have held a driving license for a minimum of  2-8 years, depending on car rental companies. This information is visible in the Orbit search engine.

        Do I need car rental insurance in Ireland?

        Insurances are very important when renting a car and can be different between countries. When renting a car in Ireland with Orbit Car Hire the prices will include mandatory insurances in the country.

        Do I need a credit card to rent a car in Ireland?

        In most cases, a credit card is required to be presented in the name of the main driver. A security deposit may be required when renting a car so it is important to have sufficient funds on the credit card. When searching for a car at Orbit Car Hire you can see credit card requirements from all our suppliers.

        Do I need an international driving license when renting a car in Ireland?

        It is important to have a valid driving license with the name of the main driver as well as additional drivers when it applies. An International Driving Permit is required in addition to a National Driving License if the National Driving License you or any of the Additional Drivers hold is not identifiable as a Driving License, eg, it is in a non-Latin alphabet (eg Arabic, Chinese, Cyrillic, Japanese)

        How do I find the cheapest car in Ireland?

        You can find cheap car hire by comparing prices with all major car rentals at Orbit Car Hire. A good idea can be to book in advance as the prices can increase closer to the travel period. You will find the mini car category or economy cars to be the cheapest car categories. Vehicles such as Ford Ka and Opel Insignia often provide the best prices.

        What is the best rental company in Ireland?

        You may find excellent service provided by companies such as Enterprise rent a car, Alamo, National, Europcar, and Budget. 

        What types and makes of deals can I find in Ireland?

        You will find car types such as mini, economy, compact, Full-Size, and luxury cars. Popular rental cars are Ford Ka, Ford Fiesta, Opel Insignia, and Nissan Qashqai.

        Does my rental car have unlimited mileage in Ireland?

        Most car rentals in Ireland offer unlimited mileage in their offers. 

        Find The Best Car Hire Companies In Shannon Airport

        • Alamo Car Hire
        • Car Hire with Keddy by Europcar
        • Easirent Car Hire
        • Enterprise Rent a Car
        • Europcar
        • National

        We use cookies to give you a better experience. If you accept that, just keep browsing. You can find out more or switch it off. Read More About Cookies