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Why rent a car in Azores?
The Azores Islands is a fascinating place to travel around by car. While the islands are small, each of them is unique in history and nature, holding endless hidden gems to discover. The hospitality of locals and the delicious cuisine help as well.
Top ways to enter Azores
- Ponta Delgada Airport: The principal international airport in Azores has flights to the Portuguese mainland, as well as to many destinations in Europe and even in North America.
- Pico Madalena Airport: Small but cozy, Pico Airport has flights to other Azores islands, as well as to the capital city of Portugal, Lisbon.
- Santa Cruz das Flores Airport: The main airport of Flores hosts flights to and from four others Azores islands.
Top cities and places to visit
- São Miguel: Home to Ponta Delgada, the capital of the Azores, the largest of the islands has plenty of modernity, but also natural wonders like mountain lakes and hot springs.
- Terceira: The town of Angra do Heroismo is full of fascinating history, while Biscoitos is a unique place where you can swim among the lava rocks.
- Faial: The Caldeira do Faial crater in the central part of the island is otherworldly, while the coastal area offers opportunities for water sports, including even diving with sharks.
- Flores: Full of beaches, canyons, and greenery, the small Flores island is a great place to be in nature.
- Pico: The remains of volcanoes and craters are fascinating to observe, while Mount Pico, the highest mountain in Portugal, is awaiting those yearning for a true adventure.
Most popular rental car
The most popular rental car in the Azores is the Ford Fiesta, followed by the Renault Twingo and the Opel Corsa.
Crossing the border
The Azores is an island archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean and belongs to Portugal. It has no land borders.
Most popular types of rental car
The most popular rental car type in the Azores is Economy. Mini and Compact are also picked a lot.
Top driving routes
- Ponta Delgada - Mosteiros (31 km / 19 mi) A short, but picturesque ride along the western coast of the island of Sao Miguel.
- Velas - Topo (48 km / 30 mi) While going between these two towns will take less than an hour, you will cross most of Sao Jorge Island on the way.
- Lajes - São Sebastião (16 km / 10 mi) These two towns are next door neighbors, but both of them are a great starting point for further explorations of Terceira Island.
How can I save money on my rental car?
You can do a number of things to get a good car rental deal in Azores:
- Compare rates of different rental car providers
- Book your rental car well in advance
- Research your route before you go
- Know your fuel and mileage requirements
- Visit on the month when the rental prices are the cheapest. According to our data, visiting the Azores is the cheapest in January when renting a car is almost 40% cheaper than the yearly average.
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