Dublin Airport Car Hire
Dublin airport was substantially enlarged in 2010 with the opening of a second terminal. It is an international airport serving not only Dublin, the capital city, but also the majority of international travellers in the country. The airport is situated 5 miles to the north of the city. A record 2.2 million pasengers passed through Dublin Airport in March 2017.
Where are the car hire desks at Dublin Airport?
There are car rental desks in Terminals 1 and 2. In Terminal 1 they can be found on the right as you enter the Arrivals hall. In Terminal 2, walk through the arrivals area, following the signs for the passageway which takes you to the car parks. The desks are near the lifts which take you to the Multi Storey car park.
Please check the details of your booking for any special instructions from your car hire company and take any paperwork with you, preferably in your hand luggage.
Where can I collect/drop off the car at Dublin Airport?
For both terminals, a shuttle bus is required to reach your vehicle. For Terminal 1, exit from the arrivals area and turn right. The bus stop is located on the central island. For Terminal 2, take the lift to level 0. The buses arrive there to transport passengers to the car hire collection points. Follow the guidance from your car hire company for returning the car.The shuttle buses run regularly.
Dublin Airport Top Tips
There are a plentiful supply of shops and restaurants at Dublin Airport so easy to find that last minute souvenir or enjoy a meal on your arrival.
Larger vehicles can be in high demand particularly during the summer months or when there is a sports fixture taking place. Book well in advance if you require a vehicle with 7 seats or more.
Dublin Airport T1 and T2
Collinstown Business Park, Swords Rd, Cloghran
Car Hire Desk Dublin Airport
Terminal 2 Arrivals