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Galway Airport is located around seven kilometers north of Galway City and is one of the best ways to get to the west of Ireland. Indeed, Galway City is seen as somewhat of a hub for exploration of this beautiful part of the country. The city itself is short on attractions but does have certain vibrancy to it. However, it's best not to linger too long, in order to make the most of the surrounding areas with cheap car hire in Galway Airport.
Most flights to Galway Airport are operated by Aer Arran. They offer departures from Dublin and Waterford, as well as a range of airports across the UK. Public transport options from the airport are extremely limited, so the majority of travelers take advantage of car hire in Galway Airport on arrival.
Car rental in Galway Airport is provided by Avis, Budget and Hertz. All three firms can be found on the left-hand side when entering the terminal. Budget is open seven days a week, from 12:00 to 23:00. However, passengers arriving outside those times will find someone will be waiting to meet them if they have already booked a vehicle.
For a small airport, Galway Airport has a decent range of facilities. Free wireless internet is available in all parts of the terminal building. Travelers should ask about access at the information desk. Alternatively, there are also internet kiosks for those without their own computer. There is a charge for this service.
Travelers should save plenty of time for visiting the stunning countryside in the west of Ireland. Connemara, with its green mountains and rolling clouds, is regarded as one of the most beautiful places on the planet. The Connemara National Park is around 86kms from Galway Airport.
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Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
Our rates are all-inclusive. Our reservation department will inform you in advance should additional costs apply. You can always cancel your booking free of charge if you do not agree (this must be done at least 48 hours prior to the start of the car hire period).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).