Knock car hires from €9

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Knock with a pick-up date of 17/4 and drop-off date of 24/4. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Knock car hire information

Pick-up locationKnock
Car typesCompact, Compact SUV, Compact estate car, Economy, Intermediate SUV, Mini, Standard
Hire locations13
Airport locations13
Popular agenciesBudget, CARHIRE.ie, Thrifty, keddy by Europcar, Dollar

Cheap car hire in Knock

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Economy€10/day
Compact€10/day
Standard€17/day
Mini€9/day
Intermediate SUV€16/day
Compact SUV€16/day
Compact estate car€18/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Knock

  • For its small size, Knock has one of the most renowned tourist attractions in the area, the National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock. It was built on the site of a religious apparition that occurred there in 1879. You should also make time to visit the Knock Museum, which tells the story of the apparition, with original handwritten letters from witnesses on display. It’s also worth visiting Graune Pet Farm and Play Centre if you’re on holiday with your children, which is roughly 5.5 miles outside of town. Car hire in Knock will give you the freedom to explore these and other attractions at your leisure.
  • The main airport serving Knock is Ireland West Airport Knock. It’s just over 4 miles from the town itself. Here you can pick up the Knock car hire you’ve booked, with companies like Avis, Europcar, Budget and Hertz represented. You’ll find their offices in various places in the main terminal, with some of them right in front of you when you arrive and others requiring a short walk from one end of the terminal to the other. Your actual car will be waiting for you in the airport car park, which is about a 4-minute walk from the terminal exit along the main access road that goes past arrivals.
  • Being such a small rural town in County Mayo, you won’t have to worry about much vehicle traffic when you’re driving around. However, keep a look out for pedestrians and local inhabitants making their way around on bicycles. The driving conditions are best described as sedate, so although the speed limits are standard for small towns in Ireland, you’ll most likely find yourself naturally driving a bit slower than usual most of the time without realising it. Be careful about the occasional oncoming traffic on the small rural roads outside of the town too.
  • With no rush hour to speak of, you’re very unlikely to find yourself snarled up in any traffic if you choose car hire in Knock. What you’re more likely to have to deal with is the snow in winter, which can fall in quite substantial amounts – to the point where it can shut down Knock Airport. Of course this can make the roads more challenging on which to drive, so if you’re visiting in January, take this into account when planning your trip.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Knock for €19 or less
  • Book your car hire in Knock at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Economy car hire in Knock are around -15% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Knock

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Knock?

    You can take your pick of hire car types to use in Knock, as you won’t have to take traffic conditions into account at all. At the same time there aren’t any areas you can’t reach by car, due to narrow inner area streets, for instance. In winter, however, it might be a better idea to hire an MPV or even a 4x4, rather than a standard city car or saloon, because of the likelihood of snow.

  • What’s the speed limit in Knock?

    The speed limits in Knock conform to those in the whole of County Mayo. Ireland uses the metric system, so the speed limits in the town are signposted inkm/h. You’ll need to drive at or under 50km/h (around 30mph) in the built-up and residential areas, and 80km/h (about 50mph) on the regional roads on the outskirts of the town. However, once again, in winter the speed at which you can drive will depend on the snowfall, so the actual speed that you can feasibly drive at can change, regardless of legal limits.

  • Where are the best places to park in Knock?

    Parking is free all over Knock – in fact, residents successfully opposed the introduction of parking meters in 2018. It also won’t be difficult to find a parking spot close by to wherever you want to visit.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Knock?

    On average a car hire in Knock costs €27 per day.

  • What is the cheapest car hire company in Knock?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at Budget (€9/day), Dollar (€11/day) and CARHIRE.ie (€11/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Budget Arrivals Hall F12 R3W7 (15 kilometres from the city centre).

  • How much is the price of fuel in Knock?

    The average price of fuel in Knock is €6.55 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between €79 and €105, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Knock?

    Economy (Ford Fiesta or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Knock.

  • Which car hire agencies are at Knock Intl airport (NOC)?

    Car hire companies onsite at Knock Intl airport include Budget, CARHIRE.ie, Thrifty, Avis, Hertz and Payless.

  • Which car hire companies will pick you up at Knock Intl airport (NOC)?

    Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Knock Intl airport to off-airport locations include Budget, CARHIRE.ie, Thrifty, Europcar, Avis and Hertz.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Knock?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • How much does an Economy car hire cost in Knock?

    An Economy car hire in Knock costs €28 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Mini car hire cost in Knock?

    A Mini car hire in Knock costs €17 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Compact car hire cost in Knock?

    A Compact car hire in Knock costs €15 per day, on average.

  • What is the most popular car hire location in Knock?

    In Knock, cars are most frequently rented at CARHIRE.ie Arrivals Hall, Knock Airport (Meet & Greet service) (15 km from city centre ).

  • How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Knock?

    On average a car hire in Knock costs €188 per week (€27 per day).

  • How much does it cost to hire a car long term for a month in Knock?

    On average a car hire in Knock costs €807 per month (€27 per day).

Knock car rental reviews and directory

Budget

10.0

Wonderful

2 reviews
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Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.0

Value for money

10.0

One location in Knock

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Arrivals Hall

Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday07:00 - 19:30
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10.0 Wonderful

Sep 2022

KAYAK
A bit of wait at pick up with a queue as only one member of staff on the desk initially

8.4 Very Good

Jan 2017

KAYAK

Cons:

They advised that i need to take out insurance or they would put 5 K on my credit card. They advised that my insurance was no good in Ireland even though i had my insurance paperwork with me . They advise AMEX will cover rental cars in Ireland

1 out of 1

Avis

7.3

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.6

Value for money

7.3

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Knock Airport

Monday07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday07:30 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday07:00 - 19:30
Saturday07:00 - 19:30
Sunday07:00 - 19:30

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10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2023

KAYAK
The pickup point is close to the airport

10.0 Wonderful

Oct 2022

KAYAK
The car wasn’t very comfortable in the back seat, felt every bump on the country roads The staff were very nice and efficient Would hire from Budget/Avis again at Knock David ,John and the team were very good and helpful

2.0 Poor

Jul 2022

KAYAK
I was ripped off because I had to pay far more than stated in my booking. I still don't know where the hidden costs come from and the friendly Avis-lady couldn't tell me either - and I tried contacting Priceline but there is no way you can file a complaint or reach anyone. I tried online but I guess it wasn't even read by anyone. This was the worst travel or booking experience ever. I will never ever again book anything via Priceline and Kayak!!! If anybody reads this: I am still waiting for someone to explain the extra-costs!!!

1 out of 1

Hertz

7.2

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

7.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.0

Value for money

6.0

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Charlestown

+353 94 936 7333

Monday07:00 - 19:30
Tuesday07:00 - 19:30
Wednesday07:00 - 19:30
Thursday07:00 - 19:30
Friday06:30 - 20:00
Saturday06:30 - 20:00
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4.4 Mediocre

Apr 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

The drop off

Cons:

The staff member greeting, the efficiency, the care for customers, the quality of the car and the overall professionalism.

10.0 Wonderful

Aug 2022

KAYAK
Car was great except very hard to figure out how to operate radio Go petrol mileage.

1 out of 1

CARHIRE.ie

6.8

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

6.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.0

Value for money

6.0

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Arrivals Hall, Knock Airport (Meet & Greet service)

+353 6120 6094

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6.8 Okay

Sep 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Very quick pick up & drop off Staff pleasant

Cons:

No initial mention of paying excess insurance. Either pay €25 per day or leave €1500 on credit card

1 out of 1

keddy by Europcar

9.0

Wonderful

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Main Terminal Knock Airport

+353 6120 6094

Monday08:00 - 18:00
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Thrifty

6.7

Okay

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Charlestown

Monday07:00 - 19:30
Tuesday07:00 - 19:30
Wednesday07:00 - 19:30
Thursday07:00 - 19:30
Friday06:30 - 20:00
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Payless

6.4

Okay

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Ireland West Airport

+353 94 936 7577

Monday09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday09:00 - 18:00
Thursday09:00 - 18:00
Friday09:00 - 18:00
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Easirent

4.9

Mediocre

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Ireland West Airport Knock

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Dollar

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Charlestown

Monday07:00 - 19:30
Tuesday07:00 - 19:30
Wednesday07:00 - 19:30
Thursday07:00 - 19:30
Friday06:30 - 20:00
Saturday06:30 - 20:00
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Irish Car Rentals

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Knock airport

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Shouqi

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Main Terminal, Knock Airport

+86 10 6064 1387

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Smile Rent

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Knock Airport

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Sunnycars

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Charlstown Co Mayo

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8 travellers who hired a car in Knock gave the car agency they used an average rating of 5.7

Car hire locations in or near Knock

Good to know

Most popular agency

Budget

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

€27/day

Good deal

€19/day

When to book a car hire in Knock

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Car hire insurance in Knock

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Knock car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the hire price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when hiring a car in Knock.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car hire insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your hire. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Knock car hire.