Car Hire Galway City

The Budget Car Rental office is located in Eyre Square in the centre of Galway city. Specifically, it is located adjacent to the Great Southern Hotel, and around the corner from the tourist office.

Our staff will show you to your car which will be parked outside the office. More information on collecting your car is available here.

Budget Car Rental Galway

12 Eyre Square
Co. Galway

GPS: N 53° 16.459' W 9° 2.883'

Telephone: +353 (0) 91 564570

Opening hours:
  • Monday:
  • 08:00 - 18:00 Hrs
  • Tuesday:
  • 08:00 - 18:00 Hrs
  • Wednesday:
  • 08:00 - 18:00 Hrs
  • Thursday:
  • 08:00 - 18:00 Hrs
  • Friday:
  • 08:00 - 18:00 Hrs
  • Saturday:
  • 09:00 - 18:00 Hrs
  • Sunday:
  • 09:00 - 18:00 Hrs

Driving around Galway

Galway is the perfect base for exploring the wonderful scenary the west has to offer. The N17 leads towards County Mayo and the Northwest of Ireland. The N6/N18 southbound brings you towards Ennis and County Clare. For a real treat take the N59 towards Clifden where you will pass through the amazing scenery of Connemara. For further details of interesting places to visit, click here.

Are you sure you wish to Decline CDW?

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.

If you are certain you wish to decline CDW use the button below, otherwise press the cancel button.