If you want to see everything Cork has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Alamo. Stop spending your vacation waiting on the bus, or wasting money here and there with ride-shares or taxis. When you have access to your own ride, you can drive anywhere you want to go, whenever you want. Make your next getaway to Ireland even more enjoyable with an Alamo car rental.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
With all there is to do and see in and around Cork, you'll be wanting to take in more than your hotel room during your trip. Whether you have to try that latest cafe across town or see some of the local favorites, you'll need your own vehicle to explore as much as possible during your getaway. Whatever you end up doing in Cork, if you want to get the most out of your time in the city, having access to your vehicle is key.
CarRentals.com works with many of the finest dealers. Alamo opened in 1974 and pioneered the concept of Unlimited Free Mileage. Alamo strives to provide high-value, low-cost rentals to leisure and family travelers.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get the best prices on a Cork Alamo rental car?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the lowest price, whether you book. But booking ahead of time can help you save even more. Make sure to not add an additional driver and go over the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
What should I have with me when I get my rental car in Cork?
You'll need to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's the minimum age to rent a car in Cork?
Alamo's minimum age to rent a car in Cork is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an added fee if you are under 25. Take time to review Alamo's policies to determine if there is an additional cost before you book.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Cork?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Cork. Economy or compact automobiles are easier to park and ideal for short drives. If you are traveling with coworkers, then a SUV or a sedan is going to have more room for everyone's bags and offer a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a bit of luxury on their Cork vacation can choose the premium category for a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in Ireland?
You are required to have insurance before you rent in Ireland. Many of the major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) usually cover your car rental. However, many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Cork. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Alamo car rental?
Alamo does require a deposit when you reserve your rental. Alamo will block the deposit on your credit once you book your vehicle for your trip to Cork. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly based on the model and make of the car.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Alamo?
At CarRentals.com, we advise a full to full policy. You pick up your Alamo rental with full tank, and you should bring it back it filled up. If you want to save some money, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring it back to Alamo. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Cork certainly has its charms, but you may want to take to the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Cork.
Does Alamo offer one-way rentals in Cork?
Alamo usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to return your rental at another location. However, there may be an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Cork, having access to your own automobile lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to discover more of Ireland, you can go wherever you like, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or memorizing a bus schedule.
Before your next getaway, book your Alamo Cork car rental and visit all the must-see sights at your own pace. Reserve with CarRentals.com and cruise the highway in Cork, Ireland.