Europcar announces €3 million expansion investment with 3 new locations


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  • Europcar launches branches in Wexford and Donegal, and enhances presence in Westmeath with new branch
  • Locations now open in Fahy’s Cross, Castlebridge, Co Wexford; Drumnahoe, Letterkenny,  Co. Donegal; and Golden Island, Athlone, Co. Westmeath 
  • 20% special discount on offer for customers in new branches until 16 of February

Leading mobility service provider Europcar, has announced an investment of €3 million in the expansion of its service offering across two new locations in Wexford and Donegal, as part of its regional expansion plans for 2024, and is also enhancing its presence in Westmeath with the opening of a new branch.

These new branches are located in Drumnahoe, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal, F92 ETF3; in Fahy’s Cross, Castlebridge, Co. Wexford, Y35 HV04; and Unit 3B, Diskin Centre, Golden Island, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, N37 KV24. All branches are now operational and have created ten new jobs across the locations.

The company is committed to making transport solutions available to even more people across Ireland in 2024, as a sustainable and flexible alternative to private vehicle ownership. The new locations bring Europcar’s nationwide network of branches in Ireland to a total of 26, and also includes access to over 1400 EV charging stations across the Republic of Ireland, for customers who avail of Europcar’s range of Electric Vehicles.

The company announced its car sharing service GoCar has also expanded its presence in the regions with the addition of four new bases in Tullamore, Co Offaly; Mullingar, Co Westmeath; as well as new locations in Co Wexford in Wexford town and Gorey.

Commenting on the announcement, Paul McNeice, Head of Country for Europcar Mobility Group Ireland, said: “We are delighted to open two new locations in Co. Donegal and Co. Wexford, as well as enhancing our presence in Co. Westmeath, as we continue to grow our service offering across Ireland.

Europcar Mobility Group Ireland is committed to ensuring flexible and cost-effective mobility solutions are accessible wherever and whenever they are needed to help customers meet their daily transport needs including commuting, shopping, recreational trips, staycations and more.

 Cormac Moran, Head of Regional Operations and Sales, said: “Europcar continues to invest in regional locations to help local communities and businesses move how and when they want to move. We look forward to seeing how the new investment will benefit a wide range of customers, from families and local businesses to national and international tourists, across Westmeath, Wexford and Donegal.”

To celebrate the launch of its new branches Europcar has launched a special promotion of 20% off any bookings made by customers at the new branches in Wexford and Letterkenny until the 16th of February, with promo code 56263612. The offer is valid until 16/02/24 for Europcar Wexford & Letterkenny reservations only, with pick up on or before 13/03/24. Maximum rental duration of 14 days and terms & conditions apply.

The full range of Europcar Mobility Services will be available at the new locations, for both private retail and commercial customers, including hybrid and electric cars, that are available to rent from just a day to longer-term use.