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    The most popular car hire location in Galway is Galway city centre.

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    The most popular car rental brands in Galway are Europcar, Budget, Enterprise, Payless and Alamo.

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    Warmest month: July (16°C).
    Coldest month: January (6°C).

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Hire a car in Galway

One of the most characteristically Irish cities, Galway delights visitors with its charming sights and sounds.

The unofficial western capital maintains a welcoming old-fashioned air about it while serving up a hearty mix of creative festivities and contemporary college vibes. Musical tunes run through the city’s veins and its heritage can be spotted even within its smallest pubs.

Although Galway’s laid-back cosmopolitan atmosphere is contagious, it’s the city’s surroundings that draw visitors worldwide. Jump into your car, steer your wheels toward the iconic Wild Atlantic Way and take in the Emerald Isle’s rugged coastline. Start your journey with easyCar, by finding the perfect car hire for your Galway escape.

Sights to see

The administrative capital of County Galway, the city of Galway is a wonderful place to explore before touring further into the surrounding countryside. The city centre is vibrant and energetic, with a thriving nightlife. Eyre (or John F Kennedy) Square is the hub of Galway, and most of the highlights of the city can be reached quickly from here, including the attractive Medieval District. Galway has a reputation for a lively arts and culture scene, helped in part by the large student community and bohemian atmosphere. Every summer the Galway Arts Festival attracts thousands of visitors for a superb selection of theatre, music and street performance. There are plenty of historic attractions in the city centre. Lynch's Castle dates back to 1490 and is the oldest Irish medieval town house still in use today. Legend has it that St Nicholas Collegiate Church (originally built in 1320) is the place where Christopher Columbus attended mass before setting sail for the New World in 1477.

Galway: Discover more

There are some stunning natural attractions surrounding Galway. Renting a car gives you the freedom to explore County Galway at your own pace. Often called "The Gateway to the West", the city looks out onto the western Gaeltacht. Lough Corrib is a beautiful big lake with some stunning fishing and scenic picnic areas. You could also tour further along the rugged Atlantic coastline.

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