One of the best ways to explore this fascinating country is from behind the wheel of an affordable car rental in Northern Ireland. Begin by familiarizing yourself with the driving regulations in Northern Ireland, then let the open road be your guide. With so many convenient pick-up locations throughout the country, including car rental at Belfast International Airport, renting a car in Northern Ireland has never been easier. The narrow rows of Dingle & Beara Peninsula boast incredible views and should be on top of every traveler's "must-see" list. Behind the wheel of your car rental in Northern Ireland you'll cruise the Causeway Coastal Road to the Giant's Causeway. For centuries, this geological wonder was known only to kelp gatherers and shepherds, but now the 40,000 columns of basalt are a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Auto Europe has been a trusted car rental company for 60 years, providing our clients with superior service and the most competitive rates in the industry. We take pride in working with the most reputable rental car agencies around the world, leveraging our global infrastructure of over 20,000 locations to provide you with our unmatched guarantee of the best rental car rates in the industry.
Our great rates on car rental Northern Ireland are always backed by our commitment to award-winning customer service and we invite you to call our friendly car rental specialists toll-free at 1-888-223-5555 to speak with a member of our team. Prefer to book online? No problem: our secure, 3-step booking engine will have your car rental in Northern Ireland confirmed in minutes!
Take the ultimate European getaway with a luxury car hire in Northern Ireland! Whether you're taking a family vacation, traveling for business, or planning an extended stay, Auto Europe has your comfort and safety in mind. Choose from high-end exotic cars, sports cars, and executive luxury-class models to tour Northern Ireland in style. Catapult your Northern Ireland trip from a fun holiday to a dream holiday. Book online or call us toll-free and we'll find you the Northern Ireland luxury rental car you want for a price that may surprise you.
With a car rental in Northern Ireland you're free to explore at your own pace and take in the sights which best suit you. Whatever road you choose, there is always something happening in Northern Ireland, and no matter the season, you will discover a fun-filled events suitable for travelers of all age groups and walks of life.
Explore the resting place of three saints at once when you visit St. Patrick's Grave in Downpatrick. Ireland's other two patron saints, Brigid and Colmcille, are also rumored to rest here and with a Northern Ireland car rental in Belfast you'll enjoy easy access to historic Downpatrick.
Treat yourself to a dram of whiskey in the world's oldest distillery when you visit Bushmill's; just make sure you have a designated driver! There's no shortage of things to see and places to discover during your trip and when you book a rental car in Northern Ireland online with Auto Europe you're prepared to make the most of your time abroad!
The minimum age to rent a car in Northern Ireland is 21 years old. Rental age requirements vary by supplier and some suppliers will charge a young driver surcharge for car renters under the age of 25. The young driver surcharge is expensive in Northern Ireland and can vary between £30-£40 per day.
Some rental car suppliers in Northern Ireland will also have a maximum age limit. Drivers over the age of 70 should pay close attention to age restrictions in the booking process and be sure they don't need additional documentation to pick-up their car rental in Northern Ireland. Renters over the age of 70 should call an Auto Europe reservations agent at 1-888-223-5555 prior to travel.
Travelers from the United States and Canada can pick up a vehicle in Northern Ireland and drive off the rental agency lot with a domestic driver's license that is in good standing and has been valid for at least one year. Additionally, a passport must also be produced if the driver is not a citizen of the UK. That being said, it is highly recommended that travelers planning to drive in Northern Ireland acquire an international drivers permit (IDP), which can be purchased from your local AAA or CAA branch for only $15.
While an IDP is not necessary to rent a vehicle in Northern Ireland (as long as your domestic driver's license is in English), an IDP serves as an internationally recognized form of identification.
Most UK rental car categories can be driven anywhere in Western Europe, United Kingdom, Northern Ireland and Ireland. However, it is necessary to purchase additional insurance coverage for travel outside mainland UK. This coverage costs US$17 - US$30 per day and covers roadside assistance, greencard insurance, and customs and excise forms to take cars on ferries. Due to insurance regulations, there are restrictions on luxury car categories and on travel in certain countries. Please take a minute to ensure that your intended itinerary will be possible with the car you plan to rent.
Domestic one-way car rentals are available between select locations, additional fees may apply. There are fees for international one-way rentals and car rentals to Ireland, and not all vehicles are allowed.