Frequently Asked Questions
Should I consider long term car rental for business?
Here is more information for you on long-term car rental benefits that can help you to make your decision.
Do you offer a service for individuals or companies only?
Our service is available to individuals and companies.
Do you offer long term rental?
‘Yes’. We do this is our core offering within the Irish market. We offer ‘off balance sheet’ funding of your fleet needs whether your requirement is a single vehicle or multi fleet for your entire business needs.
Is there a penalty for early return?
‘No’. We do not apply penalties for early returns. We discuss your individual or business needs personally with you and you only pay for what the days, weeks or months that you rent for.
Is there a contract I’m tied into?
‘No’. We have no set term contracts. We know your needs can change and as such we change with you.
Do you offer insurance?
If you need insurance we can discuss this with you on an individual basis / requirement.
Is there a deposit required?
We are keen to ensure we get you on the road as soon as possible. We secure deposits on all rentals. Talk to one of our dedicated consultants to discuss this in more detail.
Is there an age restriction for hire?
Yes, there is. You need to be over 25 years old.
What are your payment methods?
We offer a range of payment options including credit and debit cards for individual / smaller business users. Account credit terms are offered for larger fleet requirements.
What are your hours of operation?
We operate over 18 locations nationwide with various opening times, please check our locations tab to see full details. Airport locations are 7 days per week.
Where are you based?
We are based in 18 locations locations in Ireland. We are truly nationwide and continuing to expand.
What terms or restrictions are there for your service?
We are a rental company with a dedicated Business Fleet Services division. Speak to a dedicated consultant team now to discuss your needs and any relevant terms.
What type of vehicles do you have on your fleet?
Our fleet is the newest in the industry, averaging 10 months old across a range of 6,500 vehicles. We offer city cars, sales cars, executive vehicles, SUV’s and luxury vehicles ensuring we have vehicles for every need.
Is there a minimum or maximum amount of vehicles I can hire?
‘No’. We manage single user to multi-fleet requirements, from 1 to 100+ can be managed by our off balance sheet funded offering.
Do you have vans on your fleet?
‘Yes’. We’re one of the only companies in Ireland offering a truly ‘one stop shop’ for clients. We offer small panel vans, mid-size and large commercial vehicles as well as 4x4 and car derived vans, view our van vehicles.
Can we add our logo to the vehicles?
‘Of Course’. We understand that mobile branding is one of the best, most cost effective means of driving your business. Discuss your needs with a consultant today to maximise your exposure.
What is the VAT rate?
VAT Is applied at 23% for all business customers.
My business has peak seasons and I need more cars in the summer. How flexible can you be?
Your business fleet requirements can change in a matter of minutes, so our flexible fleet adapts to meet those needs.
Not all of my staff are insured in other cars. Does this matter?
Europcar can arrange insurance on a case by case basis with no hidden costs or fine print
Do I need to sign for a minimum of three years?
Europcar guarantee rolling fixed rates so you only pay when you rent and no long term leasing contracts are necessary.