7 Good Reasons to hire a car in Dublin, Ireland
Dublin is a compact city which is easily explored on foot, but you really need a car to explore beyond this charming city. Here are some reasons to hire a car when you visit Dublin…
1. Have a car awaiting your arrival
After a long flight, it’s good to know that your car hire will be waiting your arrival at the airport. And even if your flight is delayed don’t worry, for as long as we have your flight number the car will still be there for you.
Once you have pre-booked your car hire you’ve no need to join any car hires queues at the airport so you’ll have more time for exploring Dublin.
2. No need for taxis
You won’t have to join any taxi queues or pay any ridiculous prices for them.
3. Flexibility, Freedom & Reliability
Your own car hire gives you something no other form of public transport can – flexibility and freedom. When you hire your own car you can go where you want, when you want and take your own time while doing so. It’s also the best option if you’re travelling with kids.
You won’t have to wait for any buses, especially outside the city centre where some bus services are infrequent – your car will get you there.
4. Plenty of room for your shopping
Dublin is a fantastic shopping destination, with major shopping centres like Dundrum, Tallaght, Liffey Valley, Swords and Blanchardstown to name a few. There’s plenty of parking at the shopping centres and the best bit is that you’ll have plenty of space in your boot for the shopping!
5. The cities of Cork and Belfast and Galway are within driving distance
Want to venture to a different Irish city? Ireland is a small country and Dublin city is well placed for visiting other cities. Belfast city is about a 2 hour drive, Cork city a 3.5 hour drive, Galway city a 3 hour drive and Kilkenny city is just over 1.5 hours. Of course these times are just approximates, depending on the time of the day you travel, the route you take and the traffic!
6. Explore the beautiful east coast of Dublin
A trip out to the beautiful east coast of Dublin is a must and when you’ve got car hire you’ve no excuse! The beautiful Dublin Bay is framed by the Dublin and Wicklow mountains to the south and the Howth Head Peninsula to the north. Explore Dublin’s charming harbour or take a tour and explore picturesque areas and towns like Malahide, Portmarnock, Howth, Clontarf, Dun Laoghaire, Dalkey and Killiney. Maybe you would like to walk along a Dublin beach, enjoy some watersports or take a dip in the Irish sea.
7. Visit top attractions
With car hire in Dublin you can take the opportunity to visit many top attractions. Head south to the beautiful Glendalough in County Wicklow and see the remains of a 6th century monastery or head west to the famous Newgrange in County Meath – one of the most famous prehistoric sites in the world.
The choices of what you can do and where you can go with your car hire are endless when in Dublin, so book your Car Rental Dublin now!
If you’ve any more reasons to hire a car in Dublin, then leave a message in the box below & let us know. We also welcome any advice or questions you may have.