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Dublin Car Hire
 
 

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With 4 Dublin car hire branches collecting your vehicle in Irelands capital is always convenient with Sixt. Our branches cover Dublin Airport, the city centre and both the North and South districts of town. Whatever your reasons for visiting Dublin, whether it is for business meetings, exploring the towns history or to get out into the surrounding countryside we have the perfect rental vehicle for your needs.

 
  • Dublin Airport
    Terminal 1 and 2
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Su.05:00 - 24:00
    Bank Holidays05:00 - 24:00
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  • Dublin City Centre
    Q-Park, Marlborough Street
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Fr.08:00 - 18:00
    Sa. - Su.09:00 - 15:00
    Bank Holidays09:00 - 15:00
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  • Dublin City North
    Dublin Airport Business Park
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Fr.08:00 - 18:00
    Sa.09:00 - 16:00
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  • Dublin City South
    Rochestown Ave
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Fr.08:00 - 18:00
    Sa.09:00 - 16:00
    Su.10:00 - 12:00
    Bank Holidays10:00 - 12:00
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  • Dublin North Vans
    Dublin Airport Business Park
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Fr.08:00 - 18:00
    Sa.09:00 - 16:00
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  • Dublin South Vans
    Rochestown Ave
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Fr.08:00 - 18:00
    Sa.09:00 - 16:00
    Su.10:00 - 12:00
    Bank Holidays10:00 - 12:00
    Book at this branch

  • Dublin Airport

    Sixt Car Rental
    Terminal 1 and 2
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Su.05:00 - 24:00
    Bank Holidays05:00 - 24:00

    Available vehicle categories: Cars & Estates, 4x4s

  • Dublin City Centre

    Sixt Car Rental
    Q-Park, Marlborough Street
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Fr.08:00 - 18:00
    Sa. - Su.09:00 - 15:00
    Bank Holidays09:00 - 15:00

    Available vehicle categories: Cars & Estates, Sports Cars & Convertibles, 4x4s

  • Dublin City North

    Sixt Car Rental
    Dublin Airport Business Park
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Fr.08:00 - 18:00
    Sa.09:00 - 16:00

    Available vehicle categories: Cars & Estates, 4x4s

  • Dublin City South

    Sixt Car Rental
    Rochestown Ave
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Fr.08:00 - 18:00
    Sa.09:00 - 16:00
    Su.10:00 - 12:00
    Bank Holidays10:00 - 12:00

    24 h return

    Available vehicle categories: Cars & Estates, 4x4s

  • Dublin City North Vans

    Sixt Car Rental
    Dublin Airport Business Park
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Fr.08:00 - 18:00
    Sa.09:00 - 16:00

    Available vehicle categories: Vans & Trucks

  • Dublin City South Vans

    Sixt Car Rental
    Rochestown Ave
    . Dublin

    Mo. - Fr.08:00 - 18:00
    Sa.09:00 - 16:00
    Su.10:00 - 12:00
    Bank Holidays10:00 - 12:00

    24 h return

    Available vehicle categories: Vans & Trucks

Our Service | Traffic Information | Sixt Tip | Sightseeing Destinations | Business Destinations | Rental FAQ

For a quick overview map of our car rental in Dublin branches click the right-hand tab of the menu, while the left-hand tab reveals the exact locations and opening hours of our offices. For your convenience, our Dublin City South branch offers a 24-hour return facility while at Dublin Airport branch we have extended opening hours. An online price comparison shows just how affordable it is to hire a car in Dublin with us. Booking procedures are straightforward with phone and mobile app options available. We guarantee your selected car hire in Dublin category but are unable to do so for specific models. Our office staff are waiting to give you a warm Dublin welcome whether you need a car hire for one hour, a weekend break or longer.


Dublin bridge

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Our Dublin City Airport and City Centre branches offer a premium fleet of rental cars and minibuses to suit your budget and party size. Compact saloons are ideal for city exploring while 4x4s allow for comfortable country driving. Or you can treat yourself to a luxury convertible or sports car. Our City Centre North and South branches also have a selection of vans available, ideal if you have exhibition materials to transport. They also give a self-drive solution to moving home or university lodgings in the city. All of ourrental cars are supplied by well-known names such as BMW, Porsche, Audi and Mercedes-Benz and include vehicles for different mobility needs. Adding extras to your reservation is the best way to ensure stress-freedriving, select them when you book your car rental in Dublin. Navigate city streets without getting lost with a Sat Nav while child seats and insurance top-ups keep the whole family safe. We welcome younger customers under 25 so look out for our student discounts. We also have special deals on unlimited mileage packages and additional drivers.

Dublin square

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Dublin International Airport is just 6 miles North of the city centre. You will find our desks clearly signposted in arrivals at both terminals. The City Centre branch is just a short walk from The Spire monument while the City Centre North office is located in the Airport Business Park. This can be reached on bus line 41b from the centre of Dublin. Our City Centre South branch can be reached by public transport ortaxi.

Dubin city centre has extensive one-way systems and bus lanes, tricky for new arrivals to negotiate. Your Sat Nav takes the stress out of city driving.

Short-period street parking is available across the city but using multi-storey car parks is much more economical. If you are staying in the suburbs or near the airport you will find several Park and Ride locations, ideal for a day out in the city.

Dublin has more than enough interesting and quirky attractions to fill several days so take some time when you first arrive to drive around the city and get your bearings. Old architecture in the city includes the11th and 12th century Christ Church and St Patrick's Cathedrals while younger family members always enjoy Dublin Castle and Dublin Zoo. The General Post Office and Kilmainham Gaol provide fascinating insights into the citys often turbulent past. A short drive up Killiney Hill rewards you with beautiful views of the mountains that surround Dublin and at the coastal suburb of Sandymount, just two miles away, sandy beaches and brisk walks can be enjoyed. Regular race meetings are held at Leopardstown Racecourse, easily reached in your rental vehicle, or rugby lovers can catch a game at the RDS Arena.

Dublin waterfront

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Dublins Unique Pub Culture and Brewing Legacy

Dublin is unique in being one of the smallest European capital cities although nearly a third of Irelands population call it home. Its size makes exploring the historic city centre easy to do on foot while Irelandsbeautiful countryside is never far away once you jump into your car hire in Dublin. The Irish pub culture and, of course, Guinness is world-famous and nearly every Dublin street has a selection of inns and bars from the historic to the contemporary, many with unusual quirks to discover. Dont worry if you are driving, they are all happy for you to pop in and enjoy a coffee or soft drink.

Dublin Guinness store

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Not many people realise how close they are to stunning stretches of empty beaches when they are in Dublin. Loughshinney Beach is the perfect place for doing just nothing. This beach is overlooked by a sleepy village and Martello Tower. Simply relax on the sand or discover stories of local smugglers and shipwrecks by taking the Loughshinney Millennium Walk.

Distances to Loughshinney

  • From Dublin Airport: 14 miles, about 25 minutes
  • From our City Centre branch: 19 miles, about 30 minutes

For invigorating clifftop walks the Howth Peninsula is perfect, especially in August and September when the weather seems to turn the cliffs red. While you are here take the short boat trip to Irelands Eye and visit its monolithic ruins. When your boat returns tuck into some freshly caught fish in the harboursiderestaurants.

Distances to the Howth Peninsula

  • From Dublin Airport: 10 miles, about 20 minutes
  • From our City Centre branch: 9.5 miles, about 23 minutes
Howth lighthouse

Take a gentle day out in the small Irish county of Laois, enjoying the scenery of rolling hills and gently meandering rivers as you drive. Stop for lunch in Portlaoise, a small town with cobbled streets and Georgian architecture and end your day at Emo Court, a stately home built in the neo-Classical style of the 17thcentury. Take a tour of the house and enjoy the many acres of parkland that surround it.

Distances to Emo Court

  • From Dublin Airport: 56 miles, about 60 minutes
  • From our City Centre branch: 52 miles, about 60 minutes

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Dublin is the economic centre of Ireland and while many traditional businesses have declined, such as textile and food production, the brewing industry is still an important sector. This is led by Guinness which has been brewed at the St James's Gate Brewery since 1759. Growing economic areas are financial, information and communication technology and pharmaceutical. Dublin is the European headquarters of many global companies such as Amazon, Microsoft and Google. The Convention Centre Dublin or CCD is a new purpose-built conference and convention centre located in the heart of the city next to the River Liffey.

Distances to the CCD

  • From Dublin Airport: 7 miles, about 11 minutes
  • From our City Centre branch: 1.2 miles, about 7 minutes

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