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Galway Rental Location

Galway is a one-of-a-kind Irish city famous for its bohemian atmosphere, vibrant pub scene and enthusiasm for the arts. Beyond that, it’s also a great base from which to explore the entire western seaboard of Ireland, known for scenic driving circuits, prehistoric ruins and dramatic coastal views. Thanks to car hire in Galway from e Car Rental Ireland, getting out on your own and exploring is easy.

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Our car rental depot in Galway is located at the Kirwin Roundabout along Headford Road. It’s situated between the airport and the city centre along the N6 motorway, which makes it easy to access regardless of how you arrive in Galway. From the Motorpark at Kirwin Roundabout, it only takes a few minutes’ drive to reach accommodation, dining and entertainment districts. Please contact e Car Rental Ireland if you have any questions.

General Information about Galway

Getting around Galway is relatively easy, as the city centre is compact and highly walk-able. Indeed, much of the this city’s charm is tied up in the fact that you can stroll from one museum or art gallery to the next, taking time to watch a street performer at Eyre Square or to stop by a café or pub for a recharge. Attractions in and around the city centre include historic homes, medieval ruins and centuries-old churches.

No visit to Galway is complete without at least one or two escapes into the countryside. Connemara is a particularly popular destination. This stretch of fluted coastline is dotted with quaint fishing villages where many locals still speak the old Irish language. Stop by a pub in Connemara, and you’re as likely to hear Gaelic as English.

The Aran Islands are another popular stop-off. A 40-km drive west to the sea will deliver you to the ferry departure point, where you can leave your car while you visit the islands. The highlight of these islands is Dun Aengus—one of Ireland’s most awe-inspiring prehistoric forts. 

e Car Rental Locations in Ireland: Dublin Airport, Dublin City Center, Cork Airport, Knock Airport, Shannon Airport, Waterford, Athlone, Cavan, Galway City and Kerry Airport