Cork Airport Car Hire
Cork Airport is located just 10km from Cork city itself, easily accessible from the N27. Further motorways such as the N71 or N22 will lead you to the coastal regions around Cork. Cork is serviced by popular budget airlines such as Ryanair and Flybe alongside other airlines including Ireland's own Aer Lingus.
Where are the car hire desks at Cork Airport?
There is only one terminal at Cork Airport. The car hire desks can be found on the right hand side as you exit the baggage reclaim area. Please do check the paperwork you are sent by the car hire provider as they may give you special instructions for collecting your car and it is a good idea to know where you are going when you reach your destination airport.
Where can I collect/drop off the car at Cork Airport?
This will depend on whether your car hire company is located on or off airport. Shuttle buses leave regularly from the middle lane just outside arrivals if required. If your car hire company is located at the airport, exit the car park and head to your left. A covered passage will lead you to an open car park where the rental car bays are situated.
Cork Airport Top Tips
Many of the local roads in and around Cork are narrow and winding with no hard shoulder. Please take extra care when driving in adverse weather conditions or when driving at night.
It is illegal to use a handheld mobile phone while driving in Ireland. If you do need to make a call or answer your phone, pull over to a safe parking spot and turn off your engine before doing so.
Easirent Cork Airport
Airport East Business & Technology Park
Located on airport, but on the opposite side of the car parks to the Airport Terminal Easirent offer low cost car hire by running their operation from outside the terminal building.
Once you land at Cork Airport collect your luggage and once outside arrivals call the number on your car rental voucher. Easirent will then arrange shuttle transfer to their site nearby. The collection point is outside arrivals in the middle lane.
Enterprise Car Hire are the business branch of the Alamo and Enterprise brand. Customers experience high quality service, with a reasonable range of newer vehicles for a slightly more premium price than Alamo. Enterprise Car Hire often operate from inside airport terminals making it convenient for corporate customers and families alike to reach the hire desks.
Cork airport is 8km from Cork city centre. The Enterprise Rent-a-Car branch is located in the terminal. Upon clearing customs, please proceed there to obtain your rental agreement and vehicle keys.
serviced by Enterprise Rent A Car
Alamo Rent a Car is an international car hire company which caters for the rental needs of leisure travellers and of families. Alamo is the budget branch of the Enterprise Rent a Car brand and as such offers older vehicles at a cheaper rate to customers, with the convenience of Enterprise's in terminal car rental offices.
The rental desk marked with the Enterprise logo is located on the ground floor of the Cork Airport inside the terminal.
Great value car hire from an established international car hire brand and part of the Avis group. Budget are a great choice for those wanting a good quality product combined with competitive pricing.
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.