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Car Rental Ireland offers car booking service in Cork, Dublin, Galway and other locations across Ireland for easy access for customers. We also provide information on the best locations in Ireland where you can enjoy your outdoor activities


About Car Rental Cork Airport

Renting a car in Cork Airport is very straight forward what you need to do is have your booking reference or your passport available provide this with your original drivers licence to our friendly customer service team and all will be taken care of immediately.

Cork Airport

Cork Airport still remains the second busiest airport in Ireland with popular airlines into the airport are Aer Lingus, Ryanair and recently Cityjet. It is located eight miles north of the city making it one of the closest airport to the city centre in Ireland. Arrivals of these airlines into the airport are very frequent.

Tourist Attractions

When you land in Cork Airport, you are at the gateway to the Ireland west coast which is the longest driving tourism trail in Ireland spanning over 1553 miles and covering nine counties with 15 signature discovery points and other places of interest that should not be missed. The airport is under 2 hours’ drive to Kerry home to the Dingle Peninsula and Rings of Kerry are part of the Way driving route which will lead you all the way to Galway city. County Kerry alone has 3 of these Iconic sites that you need to see while in Ireland. As the airport is 15 minutes’ drive away from the city centre this means your trip to places like, Blarney Castle, Opera House, Butter Museum, The English Market and Fota Island Wildlife Park is under 30 minutes’ drive.

Accommodation around Cork Airport

Cork International Hotel is within 10 minutes’ walk from the airport, however, if you are looking to be closer to the Cork city centre where you would have the best opportunity to engage in the vibrant Cork city life especially for its live music and pub scene, it would be recommended to check the Clarion hotel, the imperial hotel and Maldron hotel mainly due to the location to the city centre. The hostels are also very good as well as they are all located in the city centre. Unlike the hotels in Cork, you have a chance to stay in iconic buildings that has been transformed into houses. There are cottages in Kinsale with sea-view or Georgian House in the city they do vary in prices based on time of booking and your budget. AirBnB properties are on the rise as more visitors are finding out about the Wild Atlantic Way and are now making their way out of the city centre so that they can experience the expansive landscape the west coast of Ireland has to offer.


What to See and Do in Cork

Cork is such a beautiful county with everything you want in a holiday destination. However, planning your trip to Ireland is the key to ensuring that you enjoy your trip. While you are in Cork, the first thing you would need to see in Cork is the Blarney castle, it is only customary to schedule time to kiss the Blarney Stone as kissing the stone has been known to mystically gift all those that kiss the stone with the gift of eloquence.

There are a lot water activities you can get involved with due to its location. You can take a quick drive to Kinsale which is 25km away from the city centre. Here you can go fishing, or partake in Sailing, Scuba Diving and Whale watching.

Picking up a Car at Cork Airport

Picking up your car hire in Cork Airport could not be easier, our rental staff are awaiting your arrival to provide you our first class service. You can also decide to drop off your car at another location, you can arrange this when you are collecting your booking process. Once the booking process is completed, you will be taken to our car lot, our aim is to get you exploring the because west of Ireland as soon as possible as there is so much to discover in this beautiful part of Ireland and having a car puts it all within your reach. From Cork, you are only 3 hours away from Dublin city, where you can also drop off the car at any one our Dublin city drop off zones.


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Our Address:

EUROPCAR Desk,
Main Arrivals Hall
Cork Airport
Co Cork
Ireland

Our Contact Numbers:

Telephone Number: +353 21 2400100

Fax Number: +353 21 431 6968

Emergency Telephone Number: +353 1 844 1944

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