Car Hire Shannon Airport

The Budget Car Rental desk is located within the arrivals hall at Shannon Airport. Turn right when you exit the baggage reclaim area. The Budget desk is the first desk you will see.

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 Shannon Airport

Arrivals Hall
Shannon Airport
Co. Clare

GPS: N 52° 41.555' W 8° 55.275'

Telephone: +353 (0) 61 471361

Opening hours:
  • Monday:
  • 05:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Tuesday:
  • 05:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Wednesday:
  • 05:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Thursday:
  • 05:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Friday:
  • 05:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Saturday:
  • 05:00 - 00:30 Hrs
  • Sunday:
  • 05:00 - 00:30 Hrs

Shannon Airport facilities

Shannon Airport is in Co. Clare on the West coast of Ireland, just 10 miles from Limerick city. Access to the Airport is easy, via the N19 dual carriageway. The N18 Southbound takes you to Limerick and the South-West of the country or the N18 Northbound towards the rest of County Clare and Galway. It is well signposted and easily accessible from all directions.

The airport has all services and facilities you require, such as ATMs, dining facilities and opportunities for duty-free shopping.

Driving out of the airport

When you collect your car, it is straightforward to find your way towards the N19/N18 dual carriageways. For further information on driving in Ireland, click here.

Shannon Airport is a good landing spot for exploring the mid-West of Ireland, including Limerick, the Burren and County Clare, and Galway city and county. A full article on local attractions and places to see can be seen by clicking 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.