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Hiring a car by phone costs more

Quality may be a mark of car-hire companies in Ireland, but price consistency does not appear to be.

12th August, 2006

Quality may be a mark of car-hire companies in Ireland, but price consistency does not appear to be. In a Sunday Business Post survey of ten companies with bases at Dublin Airport - by far the country’s busiest location for car hire - telephone price quotations differed substantially from online quotes.

Company representatives gave varying reasons for the discrepancies. A spokesman for the Irish Car Rental Council said it was mainly the result...

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