Compare rental cars and renting of a vehicle from several companies in the town, Dún Laoghaire in Ireland. We compare large companies as well as small and find the best price for all types of cars.
Car rental at Dún Laoghaire’s airports like Dublin International Airport 17 km (10 mi), train stations (Clongriffin, Portmarnock, Clontarf Road, Howth, Docklands, Kilbarrack, Bray Daly, Drumcondra) and travel centers etc and ferry terminals and ports (Dún Laoghaire Harbour, Pigeon House Harbour, Terminal 1, Dun Laoghaire Marina). We can offer a car rental service where every cost is included. There are no hidden fees or free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. An easy, straight forward and safe search for car rental online. With our search engine, you only need to write the name of the city, place etc. and you will immediately get a list of choices. When you are looking for rental cars we compare these companies Enterprise South on Pottery House Pottery Road Dubber, Sixt City South on Rochestown Avenue.
More about Dún Laoghaire
Dún Laoghaire (Kingstown, Dunleary) is a town in the municipality, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown, Leinster province, Ireland. 2th largest city/town when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 3th largest district/town in Ireland. Regardless of how long you are staying the town there are things to experience and do. The community and town is about 16 meters (52 ft) above sea level. Larger neighboring cities/communities are Dublin (c. 1,024,000 pop), Tallaght (c. 64,300 pop), Swords (c. 36,900 pop), Drogheda (c. 33,400 pop) and Navan (c. 24,500 pop). With a population of 185,400 in 2018. Smaller communities, villages and suburbs nearby are Kilquade, Knocklyon, Clondalkin, Wicklow, Greystones, Foxrock, Athy, Monkstown, Sallynoggin, Glenageary and Kill of the Grange. Bus stop? These stations and stops are located in the city, Busáras and Irish Citylink. We also give tips on which companies offer rental cars in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown.
Sights, Activities and Attractions
Wondering what there is to see and do in Dún Laoghaire? Here are a few suggestions on activities, attractions, museums, events, destinations, places and experiences that are worth a visit during your vacation in the town. White Rock Killiney Beach, Dollymount Strand, The Shelly Banks part of, Killiney Beach, Broad Strand, Sandycove and Sandymount Strand are beaches that are close to the community if you want to relax, swim and sunbathe. Close to Dún Laoghaire there are castles worth seeing such as Kilgobbin Castle, Drimnagh Castle, Glanmore Castle, Killininny Tower, Dunsoughly Castle ruin, Ashtown Castle, Howth Castle, Dublin Castle, Johns House and Belgard Castle. Close by there are interesting forts, strongholds and fortresses such as, Rush Martello Tower and Martello Tower. Interesting cathedrals or churches that are close by are Mount Argus Church, Christ Church Cathedral, Church of Our Lady of Lourdes, Trinity Chapel and St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Notable cloisters and monasteries/nunneries are, Cork Abbey, which are close by.
Leopardstown Racecourse are race tracks and motor stadiums located in the city if you want to gamble on horses in horse racing or harness racing etc. Ballybane Par 3 Golf 21 km (13 mi), Bray Golf Course 13 km (8 mi), Balcarrick Golf Club 20 km (13 mi), Bohernabreena Pitch & Putt 15 km (9 mi), Burrow Golf Course 7 km (4 mi), Carrickmines Golf Course 6 km (4 mi), Balheary Par 3 21 km (13 mi), Beech Park Golf Club 25 km (15 mi), Beaverstown Golf Club 22 km (14 mi), Ballyboughal Pitch & Putt 27 km (17 mi), Ashbourne Golf Club 28 km (18 mi), Ballinastoe Golf Course 21 km (13 mi), Ballinascorney Golf Club 10 km (6 mi) and Carton Demesne 30 km (19 mi) are golf courses located close to the community. Do you want to play some golf or are planning a golf trip? The Convention Center Dublin (The CCD), Samuel Beckett Bridge and The Spire are exciting statues and monuments of famous people and events. Look at old historical ruins like Artane Church in ruins, Athgoe Castle, Abandoned Cottages, Ballygannon Demesne, Ballycorus Chimney, Annabasky and Bluebell Church ruins.
For opera, music and other cultural experiences a visit to National Concert Hall, can be recommended. Why not visit Abbey Theater, Mermaid County Wicklow Arts Center and 3Arena to experience and see music, plays and shows nearby Dún Laoghaire. Watch the local team play? Or see a concert? Watch football? Close to the town center are the Shelbourne Park, Croke Park, Carlisle Grounds, Energia Park, UCD Bowl, Irishtown Stadium, National Stadium and Aviva Stadium. Looking for activities and experiences with the kids? Aquazone at National Aquatic Center are water parks, amusement parks, or theme parks. Visiting an animal park with the family? Aquarium, tropical houses, zoos, tropicarium, animal parks and terrarium are for example Zoo Dublin, Dublin Zoo, Newbridge Traditional Farm.
Shop, Markets and Shopping Malls
Do you want to do some shopping? The large malls in the city are e.g. Clarehall Shopping Centre, Blackrock Shopping Centre, Crumlin Shopping Centre, CHQ, Bloomfields Shopping Centre, Artaine Castle Shopping Centre, Dún Laoghaire Shopping Centre, Donaghmede Shopping Centre, Dundrum Shopping Centre, Castle Street Shopping Center and Dundrum Town Center. Temple Bar food Market are markets and bazaars for farmer’s markets.
Foundations, Museums and Art Galleries
If you want to visit a museum you can choose between EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, Civic Museum, Burial Grounds, GAA Museum, Garda Museum, Dublinia, Chester Beatty Library, Explorium National Sport and Science Centre, Georgian House Museum (Number Twenty Nine), Dublin Writers Museum and Collins Barracks, which are within a walking distance from the town centre.
Archaeology, History and Ancient Monuments
Looking for historical relics and experiences? Ancient relics, cultural heritage, antiquities and older buildings near Dún Laoghaire are Ballyedmonduff Wedge Tomb (Giants Grave), Aideens Dolmen, Finn McCooles Stone, Fairy Castle, Abandoned Miners Village, Bullaun Stone, Cairn, Cross, Ballybrack Portal Tomb, Cnocan Ruad and Drumanagh Promontory Fort.
Parks, Viewpoints and Gardens
Fascinating parks and gardens in the central parts of the city are Bulldogs Field, Community garden, Botany Square, Burton Hall Garden, Cultural Garden and DCU Community Garden. To see the whole Dún Laoghaire from an observation point, make a visit to Bench with a view, Bray Greystones View, Former swimming area, Ericsson Skyline, Dalkey Island Viewpoint & Telescope, Chain tent and Balscadden. Belgrave Square, Ballywaltrim Park, Ballawley Park, Beech Hill, Baldoyle Racecourse, Ashlawn Park and Beechwood Court are located in the town if you want to experience beautiful and interesting parks and gardens.
Car rental in airports nearby
Car rental companies in Dún Laoghaire, Ireland
To find the best price, we compare the following companies; Enterprise, Europcar, Alamo, Budget, National, Hertz, Keddy By Europcar, Advantage, Dollar, Avis, Carhire.ie, Payless, Thrifty, Flizzr and Sixt. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Dublin Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.