Kerry Airport (Farranfore)

You can find the Carhire desk in the Kerry Airport terminal. When you arrive and exit customs, just follow the signs to the ‘Car Hire Kerry Airport’ and the Europcar desk.

Main Arrivals Hall Kerry Airport (Farranfore Airport) Co Kerry, V93 HE6T

Kerry Airport (Farranfore)

By bus

Kerry Airport is located between the popular tourist towns of Killarney and Tralee. The airport is served by a number of Bus Eireann Expressway services which depart from outside the terminal building. Click below for timetables and more information from the official Bus Eireann site.

Bus Eireann

By taxi

The vast majority of taxi drivers in Kerry offer a service to Kerry Airport, and many offer discounts for booking online in advance. There is a taxi rank with numerous cabs outside the terminal entrance. Click below for a list of drivers and their phone numbers from the official Kerry Airport site.

Kerry airport by taxi

Travel by car

Kerry Airport is only a 20-minute drive from Killarney and Tralee, and is only one-and-a-half hours from Cork city and Limerick city. The airport is easy to reach from the south and west of Ireland by taking the N23 national road. Get directions below on the Kerry Airport’s official website.

Get directions

Business with CARHIRE.ie

For over 30 years CARHIRE.ie has been a rental partner of choice for Ireland’s SMEs — find out how we can give your company a business edge.

Learn more

GoCar by Europcar

With our 24/7 contact-free service you don’t need to visit a rental office — just book and find a car parked near you, all through the app. It’s the future of car rental!

Learn more

Our blog

We’re always driving the conversation about the best road trip experiences in Ireland. Keep up with our expert travel tips and insider insights.

Read blog
Book with confidence

Book with confidence

We’re a long-established Irish rental company, not a broker or third-party site, so you’ll never be surprised by hidden costs.

Flebile

Flexible

Don't worry if there's a change of plan - you can amend your booking for free up to 4 hours before pickup.

Value Promise

Value promise

We’re always overtaking our competitors when it comes to value and premium customer service — that’s our promise to you!

Our top locations

have a question?

FAQs

If you can’t find the information you need in this FAQ section, please get in touch through our Contact us page.

We accept MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Diners Club and Discover Cards. We only accept debit or credit cards from the person in whose name the booking is made. GoCar by Europcar bookings have to be prepaid online.

Debit cards will only be accepted if either (1) a credit card is also provided to cover the excess; or (2) the customer purchases our Super Collision Damage Waiver product, which reduces the excess to €250. Please refer to our Terms & Conditions.

Yes, you can check rates through our booking system before making a reservation. Your booking is only complete when you agree to the Terms & Conditions and click the 'Pay now' button.

Most of our basic rental fees include Collision Damage Waiver and Theft Waiver, which have an excess of between €1,500 and €2,500 depending on the vehicle category. For more information, please refer to the Excess Amounts and Coverages section in our Terms & Conditions.

Drivers must meet the requirement for licence eligibility. If the number of years is eight, this does not mean the driver must have held their licence for 8 years — they must have been eligible to hold their licence for eight years. This information is stated clearly in our Terms & Conditions.

When you arrive at the CARHIRE desk (operated by Europcar), we will ask you to provide a valid unendorsed driving licence issued by your country of residence, and a major credit card in the name of the main driver. If your licence is issued in the UK, you must provide the ‘Share Driving Licence’ information, which you can obtain by visiting gov.uk/view-driving-licence.

Non-EU/EEA driving licences cannot be accepted if the holder has been resident in Ireland for more than 12 months. Holders of UK, US, Canadian, Australian and all EU member states are not required to supply an International Driving Permit (IDP).

If an International Driving Permit is required, it must be accompanied by the driver’s original domestic licence, photo ID such as a passport or national identity card, and a utility bill or bank statement (dated within the last three months) with the same address as your driving licence. If you are using a prepaid voucher (with a specified value or that says group and days apply'), you must also present a credit card for your deposit and charges that have not been prepaid.

Other common questions