Car rental Belfast International Airport (BFS)

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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mini
Fiat 500 or similar
Fiat 500
  • 4x
  • 2x
  • 3x
  • No
  • Man.
Easirent
$9.64 / per day
Economy
Renault Clio or similar
Renault Clio
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 3x
  • No
  • Man.
SIXT
$13.09 / per day
Compact
Ford Focus or similar
Ford Focus
  • 5x
  • 4x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Alamo
$67.27 / per day
Intermediate
Skoda Octavia or similar
Skoda Octavia
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • No
  • Man.
Enterprise
$82.01 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Offers

Standard
Ford Mondeo or similar
Ford Mondeo
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • No
  • Man.
SIXT
$33.66 / per day
Minivan
Ford Galaxy or similar
Ford Galaxy
  • 7x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Easirent
$52.93 / per day
Premium
Volvo V60 or similar
Volvo V60
  • 5x
  • 6x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Easirent
$56.06 / per day
Premium Elite
Mercedes Benz E class or similar
Mercedes Benz E class
  • 5x
  • 4x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Easirent
$74.27 / per day
The above prices are approximate only. They are based on bookings made during the last 48 hours and depend on booking dates, length of rental and car class.

Airport Car Rental

Belfast International Airport is also known as Aldergrove Airport.

Top international routes

  • Alicante
  • Malaga
  • Palma de Mallorca
  • Faro
  • Tenerife-South
  • Amsterdam

Main airlines

easyJet, Jet2.com, Ryanair, Thomas Cook Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle, and TUI Airways

Terminals

The single airport terminal serves all domestic and international flights.

Location

Belfast International Airport is about 21 km (13 mi) northwest of downtown Belfast. Motorways A57, M2, and A12 are the main roads connecting the airport to the city. Dublin, the capital of the Republic of Ireland, is just 180 km (112 mi) from Belfast International Airport.

Top car rental companies

Enterprise, Alamo, Europcar, SIXT, Keddy, and Easirent

Car rental desks

Most are located in the arrivals hall.

Services and Facilities

You’ll find coffee shops, bars, and full-service restaurants. Food Village is located post-security and hosts many fast food restaurants. There are many shops, including newsstands, a bookstore, and duty-free outlets for passengers leaving the EU. Belfast International Airport also has ATMs, two currency exchanges, a pharmacy, baby changing facilities, a children’s play room, a contemplation room, and an observation deck. The airport facilities are well equipped for travelers with reduced mobility, and there are porters ready to assist with baggage. Some airport staff are trained in basic sign language. You can find more information on the airport's official website.

Nearest gas station

Emo Express gas station, located at Airport Road, Aldergrove, Crumlin BT29 4ZR, can be reached in about three minutes and is open 24/7. There are many other gas stations near the airport and on the way to Belfast.

Popular one-way rentals

  • Dublin (180 km / 112 mi)
  • Edinburgh (301 km / 187 mi)
  • Galway (380 km / 236 mi)

Travel information

Language
English
Currency
GBP
Country code
44
Average car rental length
4 days
Economy car rental price
$26.17 / per day
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Speed limit out of town
97 km/h
60 mi/h
Speed limit within town
48 km/h
30 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.08%

Airport info

Rating
6.8
  • Getting to the airport 7.2
  • Departure and check-in 8.0
  • Terminal facilities 6.4
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.6
  • Restaurants and car rental services 6.6
  • Lounge 5.6

Belfast International Airport (BFS)

  • IATA: BFS
  • ICAO: EGAA
  • Airport name: Belfast International Airport (BFS)
  • Airport type: Public / Civil
  • Airport Size: Large Airport
  • Elevation AMSL: 82 m / 268 ft
  • Runway Surface: Asphalt / Grooved
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 58,152
  • Passengers (per year): 5,836,552
  • Distance from City: 13 miles / 21 km NW of town
  • Airport Hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: 00 44 (0)28 9448 4848

When are car rental prices cheapest at Belfast International Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Belfast International Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Belfast International Airport
$26.18
January
$79.24
February
$74.98
March
$55.41
April
$70.27
May
$54.69
June
$53.68
July
$52.28
August
$25.38
September
$31.13
October
November
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Belfast International Airport is September when prices for Economy start from $25.38. You can see that this is 51% cheaper than the yearly’s average and 68% cheaper than renting a car in February (when rental prices start at $79.24 for Compact). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Belfast International Airport?

Travel lengths differ from one month to another. In April the average rental period is 7 days, while in February, the average rental period is only 4 days.
Average Rental Length at Belfast International Airport
5
January
4
February
5
March
7
April
6
May
5
June
5
July
4
August
4
September
4
October
November
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Belfast International Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Belfast International Airport in August, while the fewest number of travelers rent in March.
Belfast International Airport Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
106%
January
95%
February
65%
March
65%
April
76%
May
74%
June
146%
July
162%
August
95%
September
117%
October
November
December

Top 2 Locations near Belfast International Airport

Top 6 Best Belfast International Airport Suppliers in 2018

Enterprise
Enterprise
Exceptional 9.3
028-94451940
ARRIVALS HALL, BELFAST INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Alamo
Exceptional 9.2
028-94451940
ARRIVALS HALL, BELFAST INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
SIXT
Excellent 8.6
+44-2894-453588
181 Airport Road
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.6
+4403713843426
ARRIVALS HALL
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.2
+4403713843426
ARRIVALS HALL
Easirent
Very good 7.4
0044 028 9244 8755 / 0044 028 9590 8058
Karl Business Park, 92 Old Ballyrobin Rd, Antrim

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