Top tips for renting a car in Funchal
- Search and book well in advance in Funchal if you want to hire an extra-large car and/or want to book extra options such as infant car seat, booster seat, roof rack, tow hitch, GPS and kids seat etc.
- Booking in advance is an advantage, you can do a comparison with Autoportugal.co.uk and find the the best deals.
- Use your mobile phone and take pictures of the vehicle before you drive off from Funchal.
- You can book and hire your car in Funchal and return it somewhere else (one-way).
Why should you book a car in Funchal with Autoportugal.co.uk!
- Free amendments/cancellations up to 24-48 hours before you pick up your car in Funchal. Customer support, available 24/7.
- All hire deals compared on Autoportugal.co.uk include obligatory fees in your rental quote at the time of booking.
- We have no hidden fees and vehicle damage insurance and theft insurance are included.
- Great deals & prices on long term renting and all types of cars, including luxury cars, automatic cars, van rental and mini vans.
Important information & car rental insurance
- Check for insurance overlaps, you might already be covered by your own auto or home insurance.
- Always take 5 to 10 minutes to review the car to verify any pre-existing damage.
- Do not buy additional insurance coverage on site from the car rental company. Their insurance is more expensive.
- Avoid the upsell at pick-up, you don't need it if you buy our rental car insurance.
Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car hire in Funchal
How can I find car hire near me in Funchal?
Do a search for Funchal. Then take a look at our map of car hire companies to find the best and cheap hire cars near you in Funchal from car hire companies such as Espaço Milénio on Avenida do Infante 11, Rodavante on Estrada Monumental 187, Europcar on Estrada Monumental 175 B, Atlantic on Rua da Casa Branca 102, Avis on Estrada Monumental 284, Bravacar on Caminho do Amparo 2, Sixt on Estrada Monumental 137 Aandar Térreo, Ilharent on Rua Velha da Ajuda 9 etc.
Which are the best hire car companies in Portugal and Funchal?
Based on ratings and reviews on autoportugal.co.uk, the best car hire companies in Portugal are Avis, Hertz, Budget, Europcar, Sixt, Thrifty, National and Enterprise. The large companies often have offices in the city and at the airports.
What types of car can I hire in Funchal?
The range of hire cars varies during the season but you can usually hire car types such as luxury elite, suv, intermediate, jeep, small-medium truck-lorry, hybrid cars, estate, 5 seater minivan, fullsize elite, intermediate elite, exotic cars, minibus, standard cars, 9 seater minivan, special cars, luxury cars, economy cars, minivan, small suv, medium suv, 7 seater minivan, large truck-lorry, premium cars, moped, mini elite, compact cars, mini cars, fullsize cars, cargo van, electric cars, compact elite, convertible, economy elite in Funchal with autoportugal.co.uk.
Which are the cheapest car hire companies in Portugal and Funchal?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest hire cars in Portugal on Autoportugal.co.uk were found at 296 Rentacar, Autatlantis, Auto Turistica, Angrauto, 2Rent, Bravacar, Drive on Holidays and Drive4Less. It is usually cheaper to hire a car in Funchal than at nearby airports. However, it often pays off to compare the price between the airports and nearby cities before booking your car. In Funchal you can hire a car for € 10 - 22 per day, depending on the season and car type.
Which car hire companies are in or near Funchal?
There are over 37 car hire companies in Funchal. Compare car hire companies such as 2000 on Rua Vale Dajuda Edificio Belo Sol Lj 3 Ajuda Ilha da Madeira, Express in Madeira Island on Rua do Gorgulho 14 C, Rodavante on Rua Nova da Quinta Deão 19, Madeira on Rua dos Ferreiros 161, Bravacar on Caminho do Amparo 2, Futuro on Avenida Sá Carneiro, Avis on Estrada Monumental 284, Rodavante on Estrada Monumental 187, Hertz on Estrada Monumental 274, Atlantic on Rua da Casa Branca 102, Espaço Milénio on Avenida do Infante 11, Avis on Largo António Nobre 164, Werent Madeira Easy on Avenida Arriaga N 75 Marina Shopping C C Infante Loja 143 124, S1rent Scooter Moto Car on Rua dos Ferreiros 161, Futuro on Estrada Monumental 268, Europcar on Estrada Monumental 175 B, Auto on Rua da Casa Branca 33 Edifício Sol da Ajuda Loja R, New King on Rua Nova da Levada do Cavalo Nr 1, Sixt on Estrada Monumental 137 Aandar Térreo, Discount on Avenida Arriaga, Ilharent on Rua Velha da Ajuda 9, Funchaleasy on Estrada Monumental 456 Ed Monumental Palace Loja I, Baía on Estrada Monumental, Insularcar on Rua da Casa Branca 27a Madeira, etc.
How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Funchal?
On average, a smaller hire car in Funchal costs approx. € 70 per week (€ 10 per day). A normal-sized car costs from about € 154 per week. The price is based on a weekly hire for 7 days (all inclusive).
How much does it cost to hire a car long term for a month in Funchal?
On average, a smaller hire car in Funchal costs approx. € 280 per month (€ 10 per day). A normal-sized car costs from about € 616 per month. The price is based on a monthly rent for 28 days.
How much does it cost to hire a car in Funchal?
Renting a small car in Funchal costs from about € 10 per day, depending on the season and supply. A normal-sized car costs from about € 22 per day. Sometimes you can find cheaper hire cars depending on the season. In the majority of cases the hire price includes tax, unlimited mileage, third party liability protection, breakdown assistance, airport fee and collision damage waiver. Please note that the costs included may vary depending on the rental cars agent and destination country. The car rental agent may also choose to ask you for a deposit or excess at the rental desk. Make sure to check the hire conditions at the time of booking. The price is based on a all inclusive weekly hire for 7 days.
Do I need a credit card for car hire in Funchal?
You can make a booking without a credit card with autoportugal.co.uk. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up in Funchal, since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
Can you rent a car in Funchal and drop it off in another city?
Yes, in most cases the car hire agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location like airports such as Lisbon-Portela Airport, Porto Airport, Lajes Terceira Airport, Madeira Funchal Airport, Faro Algarve Airport, Ponta Delgada-João Paulo II Airport, São Jorge Airport and Horta Airport, instead of Funchal. Autoportugal.co.uk will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.
Which additional fees could apply in Funchal?
Please note that each car rental agent has its own policy on additional fees which will be clearly stated in the rental conditions at the time of booking at Autoportugal.co.uk. Generally, additional charges may be applied for: one-way rentals, senior drivers, winter tyres, border crossing, out-of-hours pick-up, out-of-hours drop-off and young drivers. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency in Funchal.
We have an easy and safe online booking of rental cars. Car hire where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. Search and choose destination, search for country, city etc. and choose from the list. Rental cars at Funchal’s train stations travel centre and airports like Madeira Airport and Porto Santo Airport, FNC and ports/ferry terminals like Marina do Funchal, Porto Santo Line.
We compare large companies as well as small and find the best price for all types of cars. Compare rental cars and renting of a vehicle from several companies in the city, Funchal in Portugal. Bravacar on Caminho do Amparo 2, Atlantic on Rua da Casa Branca 102, New King on Rua Nova da Levada do Cavalo Nr 1, Funchaleasy on Estrada Monumental 456 Ed Monumental Palace Loja I, Ilharent on Rua Velha da Ajuda 9, Sixt on Estrada Monumental 137 Aandar Térreo, Auto on Rua da Casa Branca 33 Edifício Sol da Ajuda Loja R, Europcar on Estrada Monumental 175 B, Avis on Estrada Monumental 284, Baía on Estrada Monumental, 2000 on Rua Vale Dajuda Edificio Belo Sol Lj 3 Ajuda Ilha da Madeira, Madeira on Rua dos Ferreiros 161, Hertz on Estrada Monumental 274, Rodavante on Rua Nova da Quinta Deão 19, S1rent Scooter Moto Car on Rua dos Ferreiros 161, Insularcar on Rua da Casa Branca 27a Madeira, Espaço Milénio on Avenida do Infante 11, Rodavante on Estrada Monumental 187 are the companies we compare in Funchal/Portugal.
Information about the city Funchal, located in Funchal Municipality, Madeira district, Portugal. It is the county seat in the region. 1th largest city/district when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 8th largest town/community in Portugal. Whether you are visiting the city Funchal just for one day or for a longer period, there is plenty to do. Read more further down. Câmara de Lobos (c. 32200 pop), São Martinho (c. 26500 pop) and Caniço (c. 23400 pop) are larger neighbouring communities and cities. Has about 100 800 (2015) inhabitants. Located about 280 m above sea level. Machico, São Roque, Santana, Camacha, Nossa Senhora do Monte, São Vicente, Corujeira de Dentro, São Roque, Santo António, Trapiche and Nossa Senhora do Monte are small villages, suburbs and communities nearby. Nearby bus stops and bus stations are Bus and taxi travel center in Rodoeste, Madeira Airport Bus Station and Estacao de Machico. Nearby are also car rental companies such as Eclipse on Estrada Monumental 240, Futuro on Estrada Monumental 268, Williams on Rua Serpa Pinto 43, Werent Madeira Easy on Avenida Arriaga N 75 Marina Shopping C C Infante Loja 143 124, We Rent Madeira, Madpoint on Rua do Gorgulho N 2 C Comercial Éden Mar Loja 11 S Martinho, Renting Madeira on Rua da Alegria 23b, Discount on Avenida Arriaga, Avis on Largo António Nobre 164, Five on Rua Nova do Pico de São João 12, Futuro on Avenida Sá Carneiro, Madlobos on Estrada Monumental 372, Santiago on Rua Bela São Tiago 53, Statusflamingo Madeira Island on Rua Conselheiro Doutor Manuel José Vieira 35 São Martinho, Funchalrent on Rua Vale Dajuda 11 S Ilha da Madeira, 4and2wheelsrent Scooter Moto & Hire Madeira on Rua da Alegria 23b, Express in Madeira Island on Rua do Gorgulho 14 C, Why Not on Rua Ivens 12, Wind Car Rent on Estrada Monumental 418 etc. Learn more about which companies are located in the country.
Visiting and sight-seeing in Funchal? Some suggestions and tips on, activities, places, events, attractions, destinations, experiences and museums in the city that are worth a visit during your stay. H. M. Borges – Madeira Wine, Vinhos Barbeito and Henriques & Henriques – Wines are vineyards and wine producers close by. Are you going on a golf trip and looking for golf courses? The golf courses, Palheiro Golf 5 km and Santo da Serra Golf Club 13 km, are located close to the city. to see and experience music, shows and plays at Theater Municipal Baltazar Dias.
Find the best car hire and cheapest car rental in airports nearby
Find the best car hire and cheapest car rental in airports nearby: Cheap Hire Cars Madeira Funchal Airport and Car Hire Porto Santo Airport.
Car rental companies in Funchal, Portugal
When you are looking for rental cars we compare these companies; Rent a Star, Zitauto, AirAuto, Autoclick, Turiscar, Payless, Flizzr, Auto Rent, Orbita, Angrauto, MadeiraRent, Key and Go, Centauro, Enterprise, BENErent, Europcar, 2Rent, Guerin, Hertz, Drive & Go, Hertz Dream Collection, OPORent, Alamo, InterRent, Rhodium, InsularCar, Thrifty, Dollar, Bravacar, Budget, Discovery, Micauto, National, Drive on Holidays, Drive4Less, Best Deal, Varela Rent a Car, CAEL, Autatlantis, Goldcar, Auto Turistica, Firefly, Autocunha, Turisprime, Keddy By Europcar, Rodavante, Yor Car, Sixt, Ilha Verde, Avis, 296 Rentacar, Wayzor, Yes Car Hire, Surprice and SadoRent a car, all with offices on site or in the region. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Madeira Cristiano Ronaldo Funchal Santa Catarina Airport and Porto Santo Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.
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