Car Hire Cork Airport

Cork Airport is about a ten minute drive from Cork city centre. It is located on the south end of the N27 when travelling from the North, West or East and off the R600 when coming from Kinsale.

The Budget desk is located in a convenient location within the airport. Just turn left as you come out of the baggage reclaim and you will see our desk on front of you. Our friendly staff will be delighted to offer you any needed advice and guide you to your car.

More information on collecting your car is available here.

Budget Car Rental Cork Airport

Arrivals Hall
Cork Airport
Kinsale Road
Co. Cork

GPS: N 51° 50.969' W 8° 29.374'

Telephone: +353 (0) 21 4314000

Opening hours:
  • Monday:
  • 07:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Tuesday:
  • 07:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Wednesday:
  • 07:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Thursday:
  • 07:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Friday:
  • 07:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Saturday:
  • 07:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Sunday:
  • 07:00 - 00:30 Hrs

Driving out of the airport

When you collect your car, it is straightforward to find your way to Cork city and other places in the South of Ireland. For further information on driving in Ireland, Click here.

Cork is a vibrant city and is the capital of the South of Ireland. There is a lot to see and many places worth visiting. You can check these by clicking here and discovering this wonderful place for yourself.

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Why would I wish to Decline CDW?

Certain American or Canadian issued Gold/Platinum credit cards may provide car rental CDW coverage. Holders of these cards may wish to decline CDW and Theft Protection Insurance.

Understanding CDW & Theft Protection Insurance

CDW (Collision Damage Waiver) and Theft Protection Insurance reduce your financial liability for damage or theft of the vehicle and are included in your quote by default. By declining these insurances you are taking responsibility to arrange your own cover and assume full financial liability up to the value of the vehicle for losses arising as a result of loss or damage to the vehicle.

Requirements for Declining CDW & Theft Protection

Written proof of CDW and Theft Protection coverage in Ireland will be required when picking up the vehicle. We recommend that you fully understand the conditions of cover provided by your credit card company when using your card for insurance cover. Customers declining CDW and Theft Protection are required to to leave a pre-authorisation of EUR €5,000 on their credit card. An administration fee of EUR €28.38 applies for use of this service.Customers declining CDW and Theft Protection are required to to leave a pre-authorisation of GBP £5,000 on their credit card. An administration fee of GBP £30.00 applies for use of this service.

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