Top tips for renting a car in Ponta Delgada
- Use your mobile phone and take pictures of the vehicle before you drive off from Ponta Delgada.
- You can book and hire your car in Ponta Delgada and return it somewhere else (one-way).
- Search and book well in advance in Ponta Delgada if you want to hire an extra-large car and/or want to book extra options such as GPS, tow hitch, roof rack, booster seat, infant car seat and kids seat etc.
- Bring your own child- or booster seat. Some airlines allow booster seats to be carried free of charge.
Why should you book a car in Ponta Delgada with Autoportugal.co.uk!
- 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.
- Free amendments/cancellations up to 24-48 hours before you pick up your car in Ponta Delgada. Customer support, available 24/7.
- All inclusive car hire prices. No hidden fees or booking fees.
Important information & car rental insurance
- 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.
- Check for insurance overlaps, you might already be covered by your own auto or home insurance.
- Check the car carefully for dents, scratches and cracks on the car.
Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car hire in Ponta Delgada
How can I find car hire near me in Ponta Delgada?
Do a search for Ponta Delgada. Then take a look at our map of car hire companies to find the best and cheap hire cars near you in Ponta Delgada from car hire companies such as Autatlantis on Rua dos Manaias 53 57, Ilha Verde Escritorio Central on Campo de São Francisco 9, Micauto on Avenida Infante Dom Henrique 109, Wayzor on Rua de Edifício Varela R C, Flor do Norte on Rua Doutor Guilherme Poças Falcão 43, Green Island Park on Rua Direita do Ramalho, Auto Ramalhense on Rua Direita do Ramalho 158 A São Miguel Açores, Tourilhas on Rua Ernesto do Canto 37 D etc.
Which are the cheapest car hire companies in Portugal and Ponta Delgada?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest hire cars in Portugal on Autoportugal.co.uk were found at Angrauto, 2Rent, Bravacar, Auto Turistica, Autatlantis, 296 Rentacar, Drive on Holidays and Drive4Less. It is usually cheaper to hire a car in Ponta Delgada than at nearby airports. However, it often pays off to compare the price between the airports and nearby cities before booking your car. In Ponta Delgada you can hire a car for € 10 - 22 per day, depending on the season and car type.
Can you rent a car in Ponta Delgada 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 Madeira Funchal Airport, Faro Algarve Airport, Ponta Delgada-João Paulo II Airport, Lajes Terceira Airport, Porto Airport, Lisbon-Portela Airport, São Jorge Airport and Horta Airport, instead of Ponta Delgada. 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.
What types of car can I hire in Ponta Delgada?
The range of hire cars varies during the season but you can usually hire car types such as small suv, estate, mini cars, medium suv, standard cars, large truck-lorry, moped, cargo van, minivan, compact elite, suv, special cars, economy cars, 5 seater minivan, intermediate elite, exotic cars, hybrid cars, fullsize cars, premium cars, 7 seater minivan, 9 seater minivan, jeep, intermediate, luxury elite, minibus, convertible, mini elite, electric cars, fullsize elite, small-medium truck-lorry, compact cars, economy elite, luxury cars in Ponta Delgada with autoportugal.co.uk.
Which are the best hire car companies in Portugal and Ponta Delgada?
Based on ratings and reviews on autoportugal.co.uk, the best car hire companies in Portugal are Europcar, Sixt, Thrifty, Budget, Hertz, Avis, National and Enterprise. The large companies often have offices in the city and at the airports.
How much does it cost to hire a car long term for a month in Ponta Delgada?
On average, a smaller hire car in Ponta Delgada 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.
Do I need a credit card for car hire in Ponta Delgada?
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 Ponta Delgada, 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.
Which car hire companies are in or near Ponta Delgada?
There are over 38 car hire companies in Ponta Delgada. Compare car hire companies such as Euroçor on Rua de São João, Azorescar on 40 Rua António Joaquim Nunes da Silva 22, GO on Avenida Dom João Iii 30 R C, Azores Getaways Azores Vacation Specialists on Avenida Natália Correia 51, Ilha do Sol on Lugar de Salvaterra 26 Vila, Hertz Aluguer de Autos on Rua de São Gonçalo, ANC on Avenida João Bosco Mota Amaral S N Quiosque em Frente Ao Hotel Marina, Sixt on Campo de São Francisco, Auto Green Island on Campo São Francisco N9, Micauto on Avenida Infante Dom Henrique 109, Autatlantis on Rua dos Manaias 53 57, Avis Airport on João Paulo Ii Airport Aeroporto de São Miguel Açores, Green Island Park on Rua Direita do Ramalho, Flor do Norte on Rua Doutor Guilherme Poças Falcão 43, Autocunha Azores on Canto dos Prestes Cima 77, Wayzor on Rua de Edifício Varela R C, Green Island S Miguel C C Solmar on Loja R C Avenida Infante Dom Henrique 14, Ilha Verde Escritorio Central on Campo de São Francisco 9, Joana Duarte on Rua de São João, Sixt on Solmar Avenida Center, Jovialrent on Rua Manuel Augusto Amaral, Azorescar on Avenida Dom João Iii 44 R C, Auto Ramalhense on Rua Direita do Ramalho 158 A São Miguel Açores, Tourilhas on Rua Ernesto do Canto 37 D, etc.
How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Ponta Delgada?
On average, a smaller hire car in Ponta Delgada 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 in Ponta Delgada?
Renting a small car in Ponta Delgada 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 unlimited mileage, collision damage waiver, airport fee, breakdown assistance, tax and third party liability protection. 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.
Which additional fees could apply in Ponta Delgada?
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: out-of-hours drop-off, border crossing, one-way rentals, young drivers, winter tyres, senior drivers and out-of-hours pick-up. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency in Ponta Delgada.
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 Ponta Delgada’s train stations travel centre and airports like Ponta Delgada-João Paulo II Airport, PDL and ports/ferry terminals like Marina Ponta Delgada, Marina Pero de Teive, Port of Calheta.
Compare rental cars and renting of a vehicle from several companies in the city, Ponta Delgada in Portugal. We compare large companies as well as small and find the best price for all types of cars. We compare these companies in Ponta Delgada or in Azores, Azorescar on 40 Rua António Joaquim Nunes da Silva 22, Ilha Verde Escritorio Central on Campo de São Francisco 9, Autatlantis on Rua dos Manaias 53 57, Auto Green Island on Campo São Francisco N9, Jovialrent on Rua Manuel Augusto Amaral, Wayzor on Rua de Edifício Varela R C, GO on Avenida Dom João Iii 30 R C, Joana Duarte on Rua de São João, Flor do Norte on Rua Doutor Guilherme Poças Falcão 43, Tourilhas on Rua Ernesto do Canto 37 D, Sixt on Campo de São Francisco, Green Island Park on Rua Direita do Ramalho, Micauto on Avenida Infante Dom Henrique 109, Autocunha Azores on Canto dos Prestes Cima 77, Euroçor on Rua de São João, Sixt on Solmar Avenida Center, Auto Ramalhense on Rua Direita do Ramalho 158 A São Miguel Açores, Avis Airport on João Paulo Ii Airport Aeroporto de São Miguel Açores.
Ponta Delgada is located in the municipality Ponta Delgada, Azores district, Portugal and is a city. It is the county seat in the region. It is the 1th largest town/city when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 97th largest city/district in Portugal. With about 20 100 (2015) inhabitants. Smaller communities, villages and suburbs nearby are Lagoa, Rosto de Cão, Rabo de Peixe, Arrifes, Vila Franca do Campo, Senhora do Rosário, São Roque, Senhora da Piedade, Ramalho, Rosto de Cão and Fajã de Baixo. Larger neighbouring cities/communities are Lagoa (c. 14400 pop), Rosto de Cão (c. 7900 pop) and Rabo de Peixe (c. 7700 pop). Regardless of how long you are staying the city there are things to experience and do. Located about 38 m above sea level. Centrally located car rental companies like Azorescar on Avenida Dom João Iii 44 R C, Sixt on Aeroporto João Paulo Segundo, Pópulo on Avenida Hermano Feijó 20 A, Europcar Azores on Rua das Maricas 7e São Roque, Auto Ramalhense on Rua 6 de Junho, Azores Getaways Azores Vacation Specialists on Avenida Natália Correia 51, Avis C C Solmar on Solmar Avenida Center Lj 14, Green Island S Miguel Apt on Aeroporto João Paulo Ii, Green Island S Miguel C C Solmar on Loja R C Avenida Infante Dom Henrique 14, Frijoc on Rua Cristiano Frazão N 38 Valados, Azores Easy Rent Rent A Scooter Rent A Ebike, Hertz Aluguer de Autos on Rua de São Gonçalo, Europcar Airport Service on Aeroporto de Joao Paulo Ii, Avis Cidade on Campo de São Francisco 19, Europcar on Sao Roque, Lets Açores on Avenida Infante Dom Henrique 71 1o Andar Loja 116, ANC on Avenida João Bosco Mota Amaral S N Quiosque em Frente Ao Hotel Marina, Auto Lima on Rua Engenheiro Rolando Sao Lima 100 São Roque Pdl, Anc Azores Holidays on Avenida João Bosco Mota Amaral S N em Frente Ao Hotel Marina, Ilha do Sol on Lugar de Salvaterra 26 Vila. We also give tips on which companies offer rental cars in Ponta Delgada.
Tips and suggestions on places, events, activities, museums, attractions, experiences and tips on destinations you can visit during your stay in Ponta Delgada, can be found here. Manors and palaces worth seeing up close nearby in Ponta Delgada, are Palace of Sant’Ana. All within walking distance. Close by there are interesting forts, strongholds and fortresses such as, Fort and castle of São Brás. Historical and archaeological attractions that are worth seeing nearby are Portas da Cidade. Notable churches or cathedrals are Church of the Jesuit College, Santuário de Nosso Senhor Santo Cristo dos Milagres, Hermitage of the Mother of God and Church of St. Sebastian which are close by.
Nearby destinations, Ponta Delgada
Find the best car hire and cheapest car rental in airports nearby: Cheap Car Hire Ponta Delgada-João Paulo II Airport and Car Hire Santa Maria Airport. It is possible to rent a car for one way, this is called a one way rental. You collect the car in one place and return it somewhere else, e.g. another city or country in Ponta Delgada. Find the cheapest car rental & best car hire in nearby cities: Compare Car Rental Lagoa, Rent a Car Cheap Rabo de Peixe, Compare Hire Cars Ribeira Grande and Furnas. All prices include free mileage, fees at the airport and necessary insurances, local taxes and fees etc in Ponta Delgada. Rent a car in cities in the region: Rent a Car Lagoa, Car Rental Angra do Heroísmo, Compare Rental Cars Rabo de Peixe, Horta and Madalena.
Car rental companies in Ponta Delgada, Portugal
When you are looking for rental cars we compare these companies; Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Budget, Sixt, Thrifty, National, Enterprise and Alamo, all with offices on site or in the region. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as João Paulo II Ponta Delgada-São Miguel Nordela Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.
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