Car Hire in Dublin City – Dooley Car Rentals

Dan Dooley Car Hire Logo If you’re looking for the best car hire in Dublin which presents very good rating, low prices and friendly service, then welcome to!

Here you will find any desired deal for any purpose: traveling, transportation, or special occasions. Our search box will help you to star your car hire hunt.

Where is Dooley?

Dooley car hire is located on 42 Westland Road, just off Pearse Street. If you get there by public transport, you can easily access it when getting off at Pearse Train Station.


Dooley’s depot is opened Monday to Saturday from 09:00 to 17:30, on Sundays it’s closed.

Also, you can choose among the following locations in the city: BallyBough, Croke Park, City North, Port / Northwall and Ferry ports.

Pick that location and choose the dates of rent, then press “Search for cars”. After that apply filters to sort out Dan Dooley’s offers and other required parameters, for example you prefer driving an automatic transmission only.

You will get a wide selection of cars available at that location in Dublin and at those dates. If you want, read Dan Dooley reviews.

Compare car hire prices for vehicles:

Ford Fiesta – 15.68$
Ford Focus – 17.92$
Standard / Intermediate
Ford Mondeo – 19.05$
Ford Focus Estate – 24.17$
Nissan Qashqai – 25.50$
7 seat people carrier
Ford Galaxy – 44.07$
Luxury / Premium
Mercedes E Class – 67.95$
Van / Minivan
Ford Transit 350 LWB – 117.04$
9 seat people carrier
Volkswagen Caravelle – 121.56$

What will you definitely get for FREE on

  • FREE shuttle bus
  • FREE Wi-Fi or FREE GPS navigator
  • FREE changing and cancellation of your reservation available 24/7 online
  • FREE breakdown support
  • Zero card fees

Car hire prices include

Don’t include

Airport fee
Breakdown assistance
Unlimited mileage
Theft waiver
Third party liability protection
Collision damage waiver
Young driver’s surcharge
Fuel charges
Charge per additional driver
Equipment and extra insurance

Additional driver

Dan Dooley in Dublin city centre will charge you 10€ per day if you’re traveling with friends or family members who can drive as well and you intend to let them be additional drivers.

Age requirements for drivers

Generally, drivers are required to be from 25 to 99 years old to hire a car without any additional charges. But, if you’re under 25 it’s no longer a problem for you to rent a vehicle! Young driver’s age is defined from 21 to 24 years and the surcharge is 40€ per day.

Notice that some offers, especially prestige cars, vans/minivans, people carriers, require drivers to be minimum of 28 years old. So, always read about driver’s age terms of each deal attentively.

Fuel conditions

Regarding the number of rental days you can either pre-purchase fuel (4 days MIN) or pick up and return full (1-3 days). Notice that fuel charges are not included into the car hire prices.

Equipment and insurance:

If you want to supplement your Dan Dooley car rental in Dublin city centre with some extra devices, tools or you want to feel more safe while driving, consider charges and additional options:

Unit Price
Special equipment
Booster seat 40€ (total fee)
Child toddler seat
Infant child seat
GPS 10€ per day
Additional insurance coverage
Damage excess reduction 16€ per day
Glass/Tyre waiver 5€ per day
Personal accident insurance 6.5€ per day

As for the excess, pay attention that collision damage waiver and theft waiver also imply the excess – 1400€ each – and damage excess reduction – 100€.

Always pay attention to the excess and see if you’ve got enough limits on your credit card to cover all the expenses.

Other important details:

  • Cross-border travel is allowed only to Northern Ireland, UK;
  • Dan Dooley car hire is available to drivers who present a driving license held for minimum of 2 years;
  • American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, and not debit Visa are acceptable for payment; and pre-paid credit cards (Laser, Maestro, Visa Debit, or Switch cards) are not acceptable;
  • At the rental counter you need to present passport, printed version of confirmation voucher, and, as you already know, credit card and driver’s license.

Cheap car hire in Dublin is even more available to you if you make the reservation ahead of time – that way you will get a car much cheaper and the selection will be wider!

That’s all you need to do! Go pack your bags, your car is waiting!