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    Car Hire Northern Ireland

    Northern Ireland Car HireBook your car hire in Northern Ireland with Auto Europe! We will compare prices from major car hire suppliers to find you the best possible deals available. Use our safe, secure online booking system to grab a bargain on Northern Ireland car hire today.

    Top Northern Ireland Car Hire Locations

    Auto Europe is proud to offer car hire in every major city in Northern Ireland. No matter where your travel itinerary brings you, Auto Europe has a local supplier with the best prices. Find your chosen city below or enter your details in the search form above.

    Car Hire Belfast Belfast Car Hire Londonderry Londonderry

    Book With the Top Car Hire Suppliers in Northern Ireland

    Auto Europe works with the top, trusted suppliers in the industry in order to provide our clients with the best possible car hire experience. With over 60 years of experience in the car hire industry, we are able to guarantee the best rates on car hire in Northern Ireland through our unique relationships with suppliers such as Europcar, Hertz, Enterprise and Firefly at our locations across the region and in popular cities, including Belfast. Whether you are in need of a traditional car hire, a luxury vehicle, or a passenger van, Auto Europe can help make your travel plans a reality with our low rates and high quality service. Compare prices from our top car hire suppliers in Northern Ireland and no matter who you choose, Auto Europe will be there every step of the way.

    Europcar Car Hire in Northern Ireland Hertz Car Hire Northern Ireland Enterprise Car Hire Northern Ireland Firefly Car Hire Northern Ireland

    FAQs About Hiring a Car in Northern Ireland

    Can I hire a car with unlimited mileage in Northern Ireland?

    Yes, most car hire suppliers in Northern Ireland offer unlimited mileage hire options. Restrictions may apply on luxury and SUV hires, however, this varies depending on the car hire supplier.

    Can I obtain car hire insurance through my credit card company?

    Major credit card companies, like Visa, MasterCard, Discover and AMEX, do offer car hire insurance plans that vary by the card and provider. Compare insurance plans and find out what coverage is available for your travel plans.

    Contact Auto Europe - Northern IrelandCan I book a one-way car hire in Northern Ireland?

    Yes, Auto Europe offers great rates on one-ways in Northern Ireland. Use our booking engine to request a free quote and check multiple drop-off locations to find the best rate for your travel plans.

    Driving in Northern Ireland

    Explore the historically rich and beautiful country of Northern Ireland in your car hire. Visit the vibrant cities or travel along the rolling countryside. With a good road system, travelling around the country and its surroundings will be a breeze.

    Start your visit to Northern Ireland by hiring a car and discovering its history, heritage and culture. If you are commencing your car hire in Belfast, explore the harbour and visit the Titanic Quarter, where the ship was built. To the south of the city visit Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park, a great way to experience the typical lush gardens and parks of the country. With barbecues, gardens, walks and scenic views, the park makes an excellent day trip for those visiting Belfast. Check out the Cathedral Quarter and explore the city's historical past, where many buildings and cathedrals have been well preserved.

    Further afield, get off the beaten track and explore the Northern Ireland's stunning countryside. Northern Ireland is a popular, laid back destination with picturesque countryside and landscapes. Car hire will bring you the freedom to stop when and where you choose, discovering remote and quaint villages along the way.

    Drive northwest from Belfast and visit Derry, located near the north coast, stopping on the way at the largest lake in the British Isles, Lough Neagh. Derry is one of the oldest cities in Northern Ireland and has a colourful history. Visit the Tower Museum, located within the city's walls to get an insight into the history of the city and surrounding area.

    To help you discover Northern Ireland's unique attractions, Auto Europe offers car hire options in Belfast, Derry and Londonderry. With discounted deals and a wide variety of vehicles to choose from, search for your car in the booking form.

    Country Essentials

    Traffic travels on the left side of the road in Northern Ireland. Speed limits in Northern Ireland range from 45 km per hour in the city to 110 km per hour on highways. Seatbelts are mandatory for both the driver and passengers. Child seats are mandatory for children up to 3 years of age. Some parking metres are found in major cities. When there is a red line painted on the curb or a double yellow line, parking is prohibited.

    Standard Inclusions

    Auto Europe includes the Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and theft protection in the Northern Ireland car hire prices. The CDW and theft protection reduce the liability and excess of the driver to a capped amount. Fire insurance is also included in the price of your car hire.

    Licence Requirements

    You must be at least 21 years old to hire a car in Northern Ireland, although the age requirement may vary by car category. You must have held your licence for a minimum of 1 year. Drivers under the age of 25 may incur a young driver surcharge. Some suppliers may have a maximum age limit of 75 years.

    Tolls and Freeways

    There are no toll roads in Northern Ireland, however there are toll roads that link between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland and also in Great Britain. Be sure to check the toll paying options prior to travelling if you plan to use these roads.

    Border Crossings

    Most car categories can be driven anywhere in Northern Ireland and Ireland without restriction. Certain suppliers will allow travel to the United Kingdom and continental Europe but fees may apply and this will need to be pre-approved with the supplier. Please ensure that your intended itinerary will be possible with the car you plan to hire. Cars hired in Northern Ireland can generally be taken to the Republic of Ireland. Additional fees may apply depending on car type and supplier. Cars hired in Northern Ireland can travel to Great Britain and to the European continent for an additional fee, but keep in mind the vehicle will be set up for left hand driving. Domestic one-way hires are available between select locations and additional fees and minimum hire durations may apply. The only international one-way car hire permitted is to the Republic of Ireland.

    Useful Distances

    • Belfast International Airport to Belfast (30km approx.30min)
    • Belfast to Londonderry (110km approx.1hr30min )
    • Derry to Dublin (235km approx.3hr)

    Additional Transportation Services in Northern Ireland

    No matter what your travel plans are, Auto Europe can provide the ideal mode of transportation. We take pride in providing our customers with the guaranteed lowest rates in the industry for their transportation needs. Use our booking engine at the top of the page to compare daily car hire rates with luxury, motorhome, van or any type of transportation to find the ideal option for you and your travel party.

    Luxury Car Hire Northern Ireland
    Luxury Car Hire Northern Ireland -  Take to the streets of Northern Ireland in style with a luxury car hire. Compare rates between Mercedes, Audi, Porsche, Maserati, and more to find the ideal vehicle for your trip to Northern Ireland. Start comparing rates for your trip today!
    Van Hire Northern Ireland
    Van Hire Northern Ireland -  Customers travelling in large parties or transporting large/heavy luggage may find a van hire the ideal option for their time in Northern Ireland. Auto Europe has great rates on small, medium and large van hires in Northern Ireland. Find rates, capacity, detailed specs and more with Auto Europe.
    Motorhome Hire in Northern Ireland
    Northern Ireland Motorhome Hire -  A motorhome or RV hire in Northern Ireland unlocks a whole new level of opportunity and exploration for your trip to. With many safe and accommodating locations to pitch and explore it is no surprise motorhome hires in Northern Ireland are on the rise!