Galway is located about 51 miles north of Shannon and is often considered to be the Arts Capital of Ireland. Many writers, artists and artisans reside in Galway and every summer the town hosts the Galway Arts Festival. With Galway only a short distance to Shannon, it is the perfect starting point for a vacation in Ireland. Auto Europe offers several car rental locations in Galway along with a large car rental fleet to make it easy to find the perfect car and location to start your vacation. Use your car rental to travel about Galway and to explore all that Ireland has to offer. Are you planning a road trip? Auto Europe has mapped out multiple routes helping travelers see more of this beautiful island, check out our Ireland road trip planner for ideas for your next trip.
What better way to see Ireland then with a car rental in Galway. There are many wonderful sites to see while visiting Galway. Galway is home to the magnificent Aughnanure Castle, that was constructed in the 16th century and lies close to the shores of Lough Corrib. At the center of the city you will find the John F. Kennedy Park at Eyre Square. The park is a pedestrian area and was named after JFK in commemoration of his visit to Galway in June of 1963. Close to Eyre Square you will find Galway's medieval quarter. If you have questions about driving in Galway, be sure to visit our rental car driving information page for Ireland.
Book a rental car in Ireland and make your travel plans in advance with Auto Europe. We guarantee the best prices in the industry, so you never have to worry about finding a better deal! Auto Europe also offers 24-hour roadside assistance wherever your rental is located. If you have questions about the booking process be sure to visit the helpful frequently asked questions page online. Auto Europe staff is available over the telephone as well to answer questions or to book a rental. Call us toll free, at 1-888-223-5555.