Car hire in Northern Ireland
Hiring a car in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland is a destination that balances busy city life with green open spaces and stunning coastline.
The vibrant nightlife of Belfast is a sharp contrast to the artistic vibe of Derry, while the natural landscape of Giant’s Causeway is simply spectacular.
One of the highlights is the granite Mountains of Mourne, which have been classed as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is home to more than 300 ancient monuments - making Northern Ireland ideal for those who love to explore great outdoors.
What you need to know
Despite its relatively small size, there are a number of options for car hire in Northern Ireland, with the main airport being Belfast International (BFS)](/car-hire/belfastinternationalairport.htm) providing a base to many of the major car rental firms.
There are also plenty of locations across Northern Ireland to collect or drop-off hire cars, including Belfast city centre.
To save extra hassle and expense on arrival in Northern Ireland make use of our website to find the best price and pre-book your car hire needs before beginning your vacation.
Where to pick up your car
If you have booked a car for collection at Belfast International Airport then the car rental desks can be found close to the baggage claim section in the main terminal.
Alternatively, George Best Belfast City Airport (BHD) has a car hire collection point. Anyone arriving at the transport hub and wanting to pick up the keys to their vehicle should head to the ground floor of the airport terminal.