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Cheap Car Hire in Northern Ireland from $50

Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
25 Feb — 3 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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Northern Ireland car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Northern Ireland. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Most popular company

DRIVALIA

Most common car type

Compact

Average price per day

$73

Cheapest price per day

$50

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Northern Ireland?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Northern Ireland and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 18 February 2024.

January

$42

February

$42

March

$53

April

$75

May

$75

June

$65

July

$86

August

$93

September

$62

October

$57

November

$47

December

$58

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Northern Ireland is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Northern Ireland

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Northern Ireland and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 18 February 2024.

There are currently 3,516 hire locations operating in Northern Ireland spread across 61 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Northern Ireland is small car at $50 a day. Below are all the 4 car types available for hiring in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Mini

Mini

Premium

Premium

Luxury

Luxury

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

Compare available car types for rental in Northern Ireland

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Northern Ireland to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Small cars

$62 - $129

All Car Types

$76 - $177

To hire a small car in Northern Ireland, you would pay an average price of $94/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Northern Ireland (~$62/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$129/day). In fact, February is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Northern Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Northern Ireland, hiring a small car saves you 22% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Northern Ireland small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Northern Ireland, you would pay an average price of $122/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Northern Ireland (~$68/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$198/day). In fact, March is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Northern Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Northern Ireland, hiring a medium car is 2% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Northern Ireland medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Northern Ireland, you would pay an average price of $108/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Northern Ireland (~$66/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~$250/day). In fact, April is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Northern Ireland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Northern Ireland, hiring a SUV saves you 10% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Northern Ireland SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Toyota Yaris$50/day
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Toyota Yaris

Top rental agencies in Northern Ireland

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Northern Ireland known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Northern Ireland. Reviews were last updated on 18 February 2024.

Alamo

10.0
Wonderful
3 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.3

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.3
Very Good
7 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.6

Value

8.0

Europcar

7.3
Good
2 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

6.6

Sixt

7.3
Good
23 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.0

Budget

7.2
Good
29 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

6.4

Firefly

5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

8.0

Easirent

4.6
Mediocre
1 review4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

7.3

Overall

4.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.3

Value

4.0

Avis

4.5
Mediocre
4 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

4.5

Pick-up/drop-off

2.5

Value

4.5

Best Northern Ireland car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Northern Ireland. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Northern Ireland with an average daily rate of $88. Data was last updated on 18 February 2024.
Toyota Yaris$50/day
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Toyota Yaris
Hyundai i30$61/day
4
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A/C
Hyundai i30
Nissan Qashqai$69/day
5
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A/C
Nissan Qashqai

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Northern Ireland, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 18 February 2024.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Northern Ireland?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $73/day when booking a car hire in Northern Ireland. The absolute best deal a user found was for $41/day from DRIVALIA , booked on Feb. 11.

What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Northern Ireland?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Northern Ireland from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($43/day), Europcar ($50/day), and Avis ($50/day).

Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Northern Ireland?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (10.0 rating), keddy by Europcar (10.0 rating) and Arnold Clark (9.6 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Northern Ireland.

What are petrol prices like in Northern Ireland?

The average price of petrol in Northern Ireland is $2.89/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $130 and $188 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Northern Ireland for a week from DRIVALIA ?

DRIVALIA offers hire cars in Northern Ireland for about $464 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Northern Ireland for the best price?

Booking your car hire early can save you up to 44%. Aim to book your car hire at least 7 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Northern Ireland.

Can I rent a car for a month in Northern Ireland?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Northern Ireland for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Northern Ireland for a month?

Typically, a monthly car rental in Northern Ireland can be found for $1,990. You can find car rental deals for $66 a day on average.

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