Carpooling in Ireland

The Slea Head Drive - © cmfotoworks
The Slea Head Drive - © cmfotoworks

For small budgets who do not have the possibility to rent a car in Ireland, the “car sharing” option is ideal! Simple, practical, and environmentally friendly, this mode of transport will allow you to share a bit of the road with other drivers, and this, for a price defying all competition! Here’s a quick look at some great ways to carpool across Ireland in complete safety!

Carpooling in Ireland: how to use it

The good Irish carpooling sites

Ireland is rather sensitive to the preservation of the environment, and is increasingly interested in limiting the spread of greenhouse gases. This is why you will easily find many carpooling meeting points in Ireland.

The best way to find a carpooler is to visit Rather similar to Blablacar, it will allow you to register, and to directly contact drivers wishing to share their car during the journey. The rates are then to be defined directly with them, and are adjustable on the site itself to avoid any dispute.

Generally speaking, prices are accessible and cheaper than by train or bus. Moreover, it is a great way to meet Irish people, and to exchange with them in all sympathy!