Car Hire for Under 25 Drivers at Dublin DUB Airport

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Cheap car hire in DUB Airport, Ireland for under 25

You can find excellent deals from dozens of highly-trusted companies near Dublin by simply filling out the search form on our website. If you want to start booking now, browse our catalogue below and choose the best car rental for under 25 for your upcoming trip!

We offer a fast booking process and a wide range of deals to suit all tastes. The cheapest under 25 offer you can get in Dublin DUB Airport is the Mini Kia Picanto for £10 a day. At the same time, the average price among cheap car groups is £15 per day.

Having a set of wheels on hand is a perfect way to enjoy an unforgettable trip. This is especially true for young travellers under 25 who are looking for car hire in Dublin Airport for their upcoming road adventures.

Unfortunately, finding an underage deal can be a confusing process. Some companies have overly stringent requirements, while others refuse to provide vehicles under a certain age at all. However, at Rental24.co.uk, you can book a cheap car hire for under 25 DUB Airport, Ireland easier than before.

Under 25 hire cars in Dublin Airport [DUB] and other relevant vehicles

Kia Picanto

Mini

4x
2x
Hire Kia Picanto
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee
CARHIRE Dublin - Airport

$10.32 /day

Volkswagen Up

Mini

4x
2x
Hire Volkswagen Up
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee
THRIFTY Dublin - Airport

$10.33 /day

Kia Picanto

Mini

4x
2x
Hire Kia Picanto
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee
AVIS Dublin - Airport

$56.43 /day

Ford Ka

Mini

4x
2x
Hire Ford Ka
  • Unlimited mileage
NATIONAL Dublin - Airport

$68.37 /day

Opel Corsa

Economy

5x
2x
Hire Opel Corsa
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee
THRIFTY Dublin - Airport

$10.64 /day

Volkswagen Polo

Economy

4x
2x
Hire Volkswagen Polo
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee
CARHIRE Dublin - Airport

$10.69 /day

Ford Fiesta

Economy

5x
2x
Hire Ford Fiesta
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee
ENTERPRISE Dublin - Airport

$62.01 /day

Ford Fiesta

Economy

5x
2x
Hire Ford Fiesta
  • Unlimited mileage
NATIONAL Dublin - Airport

$69.99 /day

Ford Puma

SUV

5x
3x
Hire Ford Puma
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee
DOLLAR Dublin - Airport

$10.88 /day

Nissan Qashqai

SUV

5x
4x
Hire Nissan Qashqai
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee
CARHIRE Dublin - Airport

$18.26 /day

BMW X3

SUV

5x
4x
Hire BMW X3
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee
SIXT Dublin - Airport

$114.46 /day

BMW X5

SUV

5x
6x
Hire BMW X5
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Airport fee
SIXT Dublin - Airport

$146.27 /day

Under 25 hire cars in Dublin North City and other relevant vehicles 1.08 km / 0.67 mi

Car hire under 25 in Dublin and other relevant cars

Volkswagen Up

Mini

4x
2x
Hire Volkswagen Up
  • Unlimited mileage
EUROPCAR Dublin - Airport

$12.95 /day

Ford Ka

Mini

4x
2x
Hire Ford Ka
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Dublin - Airport

$15.88 /day

Ford Fiesta

Economy

4x
2x
Hire Ford Fiesta
  • Unlimited mileage
EUROPCAR Dublin - Airport

$12.95 /day

Volkswagen Polo

Economy

5x
2x
Hire Volkswagen Polo
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Dublin - Airport

$16.20 /day

Nissan Micra

Economy

5x
2x
Hire Nissan Micra
  • Unlimited mileage
EUROPCAR Dublin - Airport

$22.03 /day

Skoda Citigo

Economy

4x
2x
Hire Skoda Citigo
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Dublin - Airport

$22.28 /day

Toyota Corolla

Compact

5x
3x
Hire Toyota Corolla
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Dublin - Airport

$16.54 /day

Ford Focus

Compact

5x
3x
Hire Ford Focus
  • Unlimited mileage
EUROPCAR Dublin - Airport

$20.56 /day

Toyota Avensis

Standard

5x
3x
Hire Toyota Avensis
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Dublin - Airport

$20.30 /day

Volkswagen Golf Estate

Estate

5x
4x
Hire Volkswagen Golf Estate
  • Unlimited mileage
BUDGET Dublin - Airport

$25.36 /day

Ford Mondeo

Intermediate

5x
4x
Hire Ford Mondeo
  • Unlimited mileage
EUROPCAR Dublin - Airport

$33.60 /day

Ford Focus Estate

Estate

5x
4x
Hire Ford Focus Estate
  • Unlimited mileage
EUROPCAR Dublin - Airport

$46.86 /day

Under 25 hire cars in Dublin Swords and other relevant vehicles 3.59 km / 2.23 mi

Ford Fiesta

Economy

5x
2x
Hire Ford Fiesta
  • Unlimited mileage
ENTERPRISE Dublin - Airport

$25.14 /day

Opel Astra

Compact

5x
3x
Hire Opel Astra
  • Unlimited mileage
ENTERPRISE Dublin - Airport

$26.19 /day

Ford Ka

Mini

4x
2x
Hire Ford Ka
  • Unlimited mileage
ENTERPRISE Dublin - Airport

$31.95 /day

Opel Insignia

Standard

5x
4x
Hire Opel Insignia
  • Unlimited mileage
ENTERPRISE Dublin - Airport

$34.09 /day

Audi A4

Standard

5x
3x
Hire Audi A4
  • Unlimited mileage
ENTERPRISE Dublin - Airport

$39.12 /day

Nissan Qashqai

SUV

5x
4x
Hire Nissan Qashqai
  • Unlimited mileage
ENTERPRISE Dublin - Airport

$34.44 /day

Nissan X-Trail

SUV

5x
4x
Hire Nissan X-Trail
  • Unlimited mileage
ENTERPRISE Dublin - Airport

$51.66 /day

Ford Galaxy

7 seat people carrier

7x
2x
Hire Ford Galaxy
  • Unlimited mileage
ENTERPRISE Dublin - Airport

$61.68 /day

Opel Zafira

7 seat people carrier

7x
1x
Hire Opel Zafira
  • Unlimited mileage
ENTERPRISE Dublin - Airport

$90.90 /day

BMW 5 Series

Premium

5x
4x
Hire BMW 5 Series
  • Unlimited mileage
ENTERPRISE Dublin - Airport

$126.37 /day

Minimum age to rent a car in Dublin

From now on, you don’t have to be 26 to rent a car in Dublin DUB Airport! The lowest legal age to hire a car in Dublin Airport is 21.

However, drivers under 25 may encounter some vehicle class restrictions. Often, economy, compact, intermediate, standard, and full-size models are available for 21-24-year-olds, while 7-seat minivans, vans, large SUVs, sports, exotic, premium, and luxury autos are prohibited. Also, underage renters must pay a daily extra charge, so-called ‘under 25 fee’.

Keep in mind that the minimum age to rent a car depends on the particular company as well. Thus, check the Terms and Conditions of your selected provider to make sure you meet their age policy requirements.

DUB Airport, Ireland best car rental companies for under 25 years old

Want to find the best supplier offering Dublin DUB Airport car rental for under 25? You are in the right place! Dozens of international and local agencies provide reliable and cheap deals through our website. Therefore, you are free to plan a ride with your student-friends and enjoy the large selection of autos available.

Browse through the table of all underage vehicle suppliers in Dublin Airport and locate the best car rental company for under 25 among them. For your convenience, we have listed their ratings based on numerous customer reviews. They rate companies counting on the key parameters, including value for money, pick-up/drop-off procedures, vehicle cleanliness, and service at the counter.

Under 25 car hire DUB Airport, Ireland locations

A large selection of pick-up points makes it possible to start your trip from a location that suits you. In the following table, review our Dublin car hire locations situated at nearby railway stations and downtown destinations. For your convenience, we have indicated the average distance to the city centre.

Nearby downtown car hire locations

Map of the best car rental places near Dublin DUB Airport for under 25

Finding the right location to collect a car hire for younger than 25 can be a challenge, especially if travelling in an unfamiliar place or overseas. To avoid difficulties getting to your provider's office, you can use the main attractions in the city to orient yourself. This is why it will be much easier for you to search for the best location among all car rental places in Dublin Airport on Google Maps. Browse through all available pick-up points on the map and click on the appropriate icon for more information.

Car hire with Rental24.co.uk: video reviews for under 25 drivers

We understand that you have doubts when booking an auto in a new city like DUB Airport, Ireland. However, young drivers in their 20s have long appreciated our impeccable service and affordable rates resulting in an exciting ride. Thus, you can check car hire video reviews from previous customers, to be assured of the quality of our service, before starting a reservation at Rental24.co.uk.

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FAQs - Car hire in Dublin under 25

Why do you have to be 25 to rent a car in Dublin DUB Airport?

According to worldwide traffic accident statistics, drivers under 25 are much more likely to get into road incidents than older people. And since every accident involves damage to the vehicle, it turns into a headache and material losses for the car hire company. That is why you can drive without extra charges after the age of 26.

However, car hire for under 25 years old is also possible. Many Dublin Airport agencies provide underage deals with certain conditions. But drivers must pay the DUB Airport, Ireland young renter fee, which varies from company to company.

How to rent a car in Dublin when you are under 25?

You must comply with the age policy and have the necessary documents on hand. The minimum age for collecting a vehicle in Dublin DUB Airport is 21. At the same time, if you are 24 and less, companies apply a Youthful Surcharge, which averages £25-30 per day.

Besides the age requirements, customers must present certain Dublin Airport car hire documents in order to drive. They include:

  • A printed version of the voucher found in your email after booking
  • Full driving licence held for a minimum of 1 year before starting the trip
  • International driving permit (IDP) that must accompany your original licence if it’s not printed in Latin
  • Passport or national ID to verify identity
  • A suitable payment method such as a credit or debit card in the chief driver’s nam

Are there any restrictions for young drivers under 25?

Underage travellers are a special category of renters, so DUB Airport, Ireland car hire companies apply unique conditions to them. First, agencies use certain hire car class restrictions. According to them, full-size autos, minivans, luxury/premium models, and large SUVs are not available for young driver car hire. Also, such drivers must pay an under 25 fee, which depends on the company - as we have already mentioned - and is payable upon picking up the car.

Can you hire a VAN under 25 in Dublin?

You can hire a van under 25 if you meet the company’s age policy. Also, you must hold your driving licence for at least 1-2 years with no major endorsements in the past years, and possible daily underage charge for drivers of 24-21 years old. However, make sure the supplier doesn’t restrict renting passenger vans for young renters.

Can I rent a car at 21 in Dublin DUB Airport?

The official restrictions of the country you are driving in determine the minimum age. In most global destinations, including Ireland, Greece, the Netherlands, and Australia, suppliers provide car hire for 21-year-olds. At the same time, 21 is the legal age throughout the US, except for Michigan and New York states, whose governments allow 18-year-old renters.

Finally, the minimum age to pick up an auto in Dublin Airport is 21. However, you should always check official government restrictions and the company’s policy before travelling, to ensure you meet the legal age.

How much to rent a car for under 25 in DUB Airport, Ireland?

Cheap rental cars for under 25 years old are waiting for you at Rental24.co.uk. The minimum price near Dublin is £10 per day or £55 per week for Mini Kia Picanto from CARHIRE. At the same time, the maximum rate reaches £284 per day or £1010 per week. Please note that the car hire price in Dublin DUB Airport depends on the company, vehicle class, trip duration, and seasonal demand. For exact rates for your desired dates, fill out the search form at the top of this page.

How much is the under 25 fee in Dublin Airport?

When collecting a vehicle as a driver aged under 25, you must pay a daily extra charge. In the following table, you can check the young driver fees for different companies in DUB Airport, Ireland represented below.

Check out the list of companies and their young driver surcharges per day in Dublin:

Vendor Standard car rental age Young driver age Under 21 car rental fee
Dublin Airport [DUB], Ireland 25 to 99 years 21 to 24 years $44.93
Dublin Airport [DUB], Ireland 25 to 75 years 23 to 24 years $44.93

Dublin DUB Airport rental car companies with no ‘under 25 fee’

All companies apply underage charges to young renters to offset the potential costs associated with vehicle damage. Thus, you won’t find a supplier with no ‘under 25 fee’ in Dublin Airport. The only way to avoid under 25 fee is to take advantage of the waivers provided by some agencies under special conditions.

How to waive under 25 car rental fee in DUB Airport, Ireland?

Young renter fees may increase the daily rental cost by more than 50%. Therefore, it makes sense to think about how to avoid or reduce this charge.

The good news is that some employers and universities have official agreements with companies, according to which each young driver in Dublin can waive under 25 fee. Military and government employees travelling on order also avoid underage charges from the age of 18. That is, you can pick up a car rental for the military under 25 without additional age-related payment. When planning your trip, read the Terms and Conditions carefully, or contact the chosen car hire company to find out about available fee waivers.

Which car rental companies accept debit cards to hire a car under 25 in Dublin DUB Airport?

If you want to rent a car under 25 with a debit card, choose deals from Hertz, Thrifty, or Dollar. You can also find some less popular local vendors in Dublin Airport that allow you to use a debit card.

What are Motability cars for under 25 in DUB Airport, Ireland?

Motability vehicles are cars, mobility scooters, or powered wheelchairs provided by a charity called Motability. They are accessible to people with a disability or an illness that makes it impossible to move around. Travellers can take Motability cars under 25 to EU countries, plus Iceland, Switzerland, Norway, and Liechtenstein (however, special documents are required).