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The city of Londonderry Airport can be found in the North of the country close to the border of the Republic of Ireland.
Wishing to book a car or van in your favourite Irish city then type in the following in our comparison website to search for the best deal for your holiday or business car hire from : Derry – Airport [LDY] [GB]
Where Can I Find Londonderry Airport or Derry Airport?
The airport is located in NI and services the North West area of Northern Ireland. The post code is BT47 3GY . The airport is around 8 miles from the city and can be found by taking the A2 road with a journey time of around 25 minutes.
A number of different UK airports offer similar vehicles and can be found by typing in the various popular British destinations which are London Heathrow and Belfast City and Belfast International and Glasgow.
Blue Wheels' offers car hire throughout the UK and across the globe in countries like USA and Australia and Canada and Japan and many more.
What Rental Companies Can I Find Here?
There are a small number of rental firms located at Derry which include Hertz rental car service with locations here and also in Belfast. Avis have a rental location inside the terminal. National car rental under the guide of Europcar also have a branch in the location of the airport. Thrifty does not have an outlet in Londonderry's terminal building.
Where Do I Find The Closest Petrol Station To Here?
The nearest filling station to the terminal is Maxol Service Station which can be found just off the A2.
Returning Your Rental Car
A facility is available for renters wishing to return their hired cars to designated parking bays at the terminal allowing renters to park their cars before catching their flights.
What Types of Cars Are Available?
There are a number of different types of cars available to book online from here including : Renault Scenic suitable for 5 persons or perhaps a Volkswagen Golf
is more suitable for your needs or perhaps a Nissan Micra Automatic is more suited to your needs. Try our quote system to find the car of your dreams.
Can I Book Child Seats For My 3 Year Old?
When booking online at the end of the quote there is a facility to add any special equipment you wish such as child seats , GPS and additional drivers. The child seats come in a number of different types to suit various ages.
Young babies can use the first size of the seats from birth to around 9 months. This first baby seat is rear facing and is normally placed in the front of the vehicles allowing the driver full access to the baby.
Babies who are just under 9 months up till the age of 3 can rent the next stage of seats and order a forward facing child seat. This is normally placed in the back of the car and are forward facing with 5 safety straps to constrain the child while you are driving.
Children who are aged 3 to 5 can still order a large child seat which is forward facing or they can order a booster seat for their child. This type of seat has no restraints and is similar to a cushion allowing the child to sit as an adult with a normal car seat belt to keep the child in place when driving.
All seats can be booked online when organising your car rental. There is an extra charge for this type of equipment which is paid on a daily basis with some companies offering a maximum charge for special equipment.
Please note that branch staff do not fit the seats for parents or guardians. Renters must fit the child seats themselves when renting cars.
The law in the UK states that children must be restrained in the appropriate type of car seat until they reach the age of 12 years or the height of 135cm . All passengers must have suitable seat belts in the front and also in the back of the vehicles.
What Is A Deductible?
This is the term used for leaving a deposit when renting a vehicle. Another term used to describe a deductible is an excess. Both terms require the driver to leave a sum of money on a credit card which is then frozen until the vehicle is returned and checked over by rental staff. As long as no damage is done to the vehicle then the driver will have their deposit unfrozen. Any damage caused while out on rental will result in a fixed amount being charged for each type of damage caused i.e. windows, tyres etc.
How Do Buy Excess Waiver?
Renters can choose several different options when deciding about the excess.
Option number 1 :
They can decide to do nothing and leave the full deductible amount on their cards in the hope that no damage occurs while out on rent.
Option number 2:
Drivers can decide to take a policy out with the hire firm when they arrive at the outlet. Branch staff will keep customers right by offering a variety of different policies to cover various damages. The staff are given a commission for each product they sell.
Option number 3:
Renters can buy policies online to cover them for the excess should any damage occur. Policies can be purchased at the time of booking or before the collect their rental cars. Drivers are still required to leave their excess amount on their cards when they arrive and reclaim any damage back from the insurance companies similar to household policies. A commission maybe offered to anyone selling this product.
Which Airports Can I Fly Into From Derry?
Any driver wishing to fly from Derry and rent a car , can do so from London Stansted, Glasgow Prestwick , Birmingham and Liverpool. At present there are no other flights to the mainland.
Bluewheels offers cheap economy vans for rental such as six seater or seven seater car hire. Some drivers know them as a minivan or MPV or even SUV or as a people carrier.
Our comparison website show the best rates and prices at the top of the page. Why not compare our autos or automatics and manual or stick vehicles to rent from here and all over the UK and Europe. Terrific discounts
also apply in Ireland with pick ups at Shannon , Knock , Kerry, Dublin and Cork Airports not forgetting Northern Ireland's other airports which are Belfast International and George Best Airport.
Renters can fly from Londonderry to other parts of Europe such as Faro, Alicante , Lanzarote and Majorca or Mallorca where they can find deals on minibus rentals or a price for a good value budget car with easy collection from the terminals straight to your hotel or villa beside the coast online with us.
If you are arriving or departing today from here there are a number of different facilities in the terminal including a supermarket and also an exchange bank if you wish to change any currency by being offered the current rate at the time of exchange.
Drivers can search and look online for an automobile 4 car hire from this location on our website. You may wish to rent a manual or automatic car , please note autos are not as popular in the UK as manual transmission. Renters are advised to book as much in advance as possible to avoid disappointment.
The same rule applies if passengers wish to book during the holiday season such as Christmas, Easter or Bank Holidays or even if you are attending a family wedding .
We work with a number of different reliable firms who offer a range of different models of cars on www.bluewheels.com our company works along with the major brands or nationals for example: Avis, Hertz, Alamo, Europcar, Enterprise, and many more who have a base at the centre of Derry.
Anyone wishing to book a great prestige car now from perhaps Hertz for example may receive an instant quote and book online 24/7 throughout the year.
The motor cars and vans tend to be relatively new and less than 6 months old with mileage under 12, 000. The vehicles used nationwide are usually not any older than this as the vehicles are normally sold after they have reached this mileage.
How Do I Get The Cheapest Quote?
Bluewheels offers the lowest price at the top of the page first. Anyone wishing to book a fast luxury vehicle or minibuses can select the different options on the left hand side of the quote system. By clicking on any of the boxes the search will narrow down to the type of car or van you are wishing to rent for your vacation.
Motor home rentals at present are not currently shown on our quote system although this may change. You may consider a mini bus rental though us instead. Keep looking as the fleet change regularity.
Rosslare Ferry Port is found on the south east coast of Eire. Travellers are able to book discount hires on comparison website when hiring from us.
Use our homepage to find which vehicle would suit your holiday needs while touring the beautiful Northern Ireland's coastline. Pick up an airport rental from one of the Irish airports instead of downtown. This way your holiday will begin straight away no need to go into town to collect your vehicle.
Car rental suppliers located at City of Derry Airport are as follows:
Avis Rent A Car
City Of Derry Airport
Hertz Rent a Car
City of Derry Airport
Europcar Car Hire
City of Londonderry Airport
Bus or Coach
There are two main bus companies who manage their services in Northern Ireland and they are Ulsterbus and Eireann.
Ulsterbus which offers bus services to and from the city from the airport. The main drop off zone within the city is Foyle Street.
Eireann provides passengers with bus services from the South of Ireland to Derry city centre. The bus service terminates at Foyle Street which is the main bus depot for Derry City Centre.
The airport does not have a train station.
Closest stop would be Duke Street which can be found in the city of Londonderry.
There are numerous stations which the train stops at en-route to Belfast which are Castlerock, Portrush, Coleraine and Ballymena.
The main taxi firm which can be found directly outside the main terminal is City Cabs. They have designated female only drivers as well as uniformed drivers. The cabs will take passengers from private or corporate or holiday makers into the city centre and beyond.
The main car park is conveniently located opposite the terminal building within a few minutes walk to the entrance of Londonderry Airport.There is a short stay and long stay car park located here.
Drop Off Zones:
There is a free stay available at this car park for any driver who is dropping off their passengers who are going to catch their flight from Derry.
Pick Up Zones:
Derry has a zone which caters for pick-up or setting down passengers. Drivers please note that you can't park your vehicle at this spot and if you leave your vehicle the car will be clamped.
Derry Airport services and Passenger facilities:
Smoking Within The Airport:
No smoking allowed within the terminal building at Derry Airport.
Shops Before Security:
Shops After Security:
W H Smiths book store
Restaurants After Security:
Fed and Watered
No catering facilities before security.
Amelia Earhart Lounge is situated in the departure lounge of the terminal. Passengers can collect their passes for this lounge via the information desks as travellers can only gain access by using their priority pass.
Londonderry International Airport Map