Hiring a car from Kerry airport
Why hire a car at Kerry airport?
That all-important first mile: driving out of Kerry airport?
Kerry airport Q&A
Where are the car hire desks?
To collect your Kerry Airport rental car, head to the offices located in the long-term car park and pick up your keys.
What should I buy at duty free?
They say that sucking sweets is a great remedy for blocked ears on a plane. What better excuse is there to pick up a box of Ireland’s traditional Konnemara Toffee from the airport’s duty free shop?
Are there any cashpoints?
There’s a bureau de change at the Customer Service desk on the main concourse and cash machines in the arrivals hall.
Where's the best place to eat?
The restaurant on the airport’s main concourse serves up a great range of snacks and meals.
The secret tip
Being so close to the North Atlantic makes this part of Ireland the perfect place to visit for fresh, tasty seafood. Treat yourself to a meal at the award winning Out of the Blue restaurant, on the Dingle peninsula - you’re on holiday.
Kerry airport the gateway to...
Distance: 45 miles
Hop in your car rental and take a drive to Dún Chaoin. Overlooking the Blasket Islands, this village is the most western point of Ireland and makes for a stunning, windswept, and refreshing alternative to the hubbub of city life.
Distance: 12 miles
One thing you perhaps don’t associate with a trip to Ireland is a long walk along a clean, unspoilt stretch of golden-sanded beach. Take a drive out to Tralee Bay with a hire car full of picnic goodies, buckets and spades, towels and a kite - snap some photos to confuse the family at home, they’ll wonder if you’ve popped to the Caribbean.
Distance: 17 miles
This freshwater lake is the largest in the region and home to two islands on which the ruins of a monastery and a castle can be visited. Take a boat onto the water, or just walk the shores but bring your camera - this is a great spot for photography.