Car rental Madeira Funchal Airport

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Madeira Airport (Funchal), Madeira, Portugal
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mini
Citroen C1 2d or similar
Citroen C1 2d
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 2x
  • No
  • Man.
Rodavante
$41.38 / per day
Economy
Peugeot 108 3d or similar
Peugeot 108 3d
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 3x
  • No
  • Man.
Dollar
$42.13 / per day
Compact
Ford Focus or similar
Ford Focus
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Hertz
$63.08 / per day
Intermediate
MB A-class or similar
MB A-class
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
SIXT
$133.00 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Offers

Minivan
Nissan NV200 or similar
Nissan NV200
  • 7x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Centauro
$204.92 / per day
Minivan
VW Sharan or similar
VW Sharan
  • 7x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Keddy
$321.96 / per day
Minivan
VW Caravelle or similar
VW Caravelle
  • 9x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Europcar
$426.72 / per day
Full-size
Nissan Qashqai 4WD or similar
Nissan Qashqai 4WD
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Dollar
$89.79 / per day
The above prices are approximate only. They are based on bookings made during the last 48 hours and depend on booking dates, length of rental and car class.

Airport Car Rental

Get your rental car at Madeira Airport! Then drive to the center of Funchal to see historic buildings like the São Lourenço Palace and churches like the Sé Cathedral. Enjoy the local atmosphere and beautiful landscapes at the Madeira Botanical Garden or at one of the city’s many parks. 

Feeling adventurous? How about diving with sharks and rays at the Madeira Aquarium? Or drive to the village of Porto Moniz for a dip in the natural salt water swimming pools. In Funchal, visit Mercado dos Lavradores to buy fresh products from the island’s farmers. And choose a small traditional restaurant to try local delicacies like scabbard fish with banana and codfish in cream sauce.

Funchal’s a great place to visit, but Madeira has even more to offer. So why not get a longer term car rental, extend your vacation, and explore more of the island? Picking up your rental car at Funchal Airport and dropping it off in a different location is possible. Start planning your adventure today!

Madeira Funchal Airport is also known as Cristiano Ronaldo International Airport and Aeroporto da Madeira Cristiano Ronaldo.

Top international routes

  • London
  • Manchester
  • Amsterdam
  • Paris
  • Helsinki
  • Bristol

Main airlines

Jet2.com, Germania, Volotea, easyJet, Condor, and TAP Air Portugal

Terminals

The single terminal has three levels and serves both local and international flights. The terminal building is mostly underground.

Location

Madeira Funchal Airport is 13 km (8 miles) from Funchal city center. Motorway VR1 is the main road connecting the airport to the city.

Top car rental companies

ACE Rent a Car, Alamo, Keddy, Europcar, Enterprise, SIXT, Guerin, Goldcar, and Drive 4 Less

Car rental desks

The car rental park is very close to the airport terminal and can be reached by foot.

Services and Facilities

You’ll find a number of shops, three duty-free stores, a couple of restaurants and snack bars, ATMs on all three levels of the airport, a currency exchange, and a first aid station. The 24-hour luggage storage service is on the ground floor. The airport provides assistance to travelers with reduced mobility, but you should contact your airline in advance if you’d like this service.

Nearest gas station

Repsol gas station, located at R. Cano, 3660-601 Santa Cruz da Trapa, can be reached in less than five minutes and is open daily from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. There are many other gas stations near the airport and on the island of Madeira.

Travel information

Language
Portuguese,
Mirandese
Currency
EUR
Country code
351
Average car rental length
8 days
Economy car rental price
$93.15 / per day
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of town
90 - 100 km/h
56 - 62 mi/h
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%

Airport info

Rating
8.1
  • Getting to the airport 8.2
  • Departure and check-in 8.0
  • Terminal facilities 7.4
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.9
  • Restaurants and car rental services 6.7
  • Lounge 6.2

Madeira Airport (Funchal) (FNC)

  • IATA: FNC
  • ICAO: LPMA
  • Airport name: Madeira Airport (Funchal) (FNC)
  • Airport type: Public / Civil
  • Airport Size: Medium Airport
  • Elevation AMSL: 58 m / 190 ft
  • Runway Surface: Asphalt / Concrete
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 25,261
  • Passengers (per year): 3,200,000
  • Distance from City: 8.1 miles / 13 km NE of town
  • Airport Hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: +351 291 520 700
  • Email: madeira.airports@ana.pt

When are car rental prices cheapest at Madeira Funchal Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Madeira Funchal Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Madeira Funchal Airport
$16.09
January
$18.58
February
$24.71
March
$31.52
April
$62.67
May
$29.60
June
$29.91
July
$32.73
August
$49.91
September
$47.16
October
$61.68
November
$61.68
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Madeira Funchal Airport is January when prices for an Economy class start from $16.09. You can see that this is 59% cheaper than the yearly’s average and 74% cheaper than renting a car in May (when rental prices start at $62.67 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Madeira Funchal Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: February the average rental period is 9 days, while January, the average rental period is only 8 days.
Average Rental Length at Madeira Funchal Airport
8
January
9
February
8
March
8
April
9
May
9
June
9
July
9
August
9
September
8
October
9
November
9
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Madeira Funchal Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Madeira Funchal Airport July, while the fewest number of travelers rent September.
Madeira Funchal Airport Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
112%
January
86%
February
98%
March
92%
April
106%
May
105%
June
125%
July
119%
August
81%
September
82%
October
102%
November
93%
December

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Top 10 Best Madeira Funchal Airport Suppliers in 2019

Alamo
Alamo
Exceptional 9.2
351291522248
CRISTIANO RONALDO AIRPORT
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.9
+351291524633
AEROPORTO DO FUNCHAL
SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.7
+351-255788199
Madeira Airport
Guerin
Excellent 8.6
351291522248 (9); 351291526765
Aeroporto do Funchal
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.5
+351291524633
AEROPORTO DO FUNCHAL
Enterprise
Enterprise
Excellent 8.3
00351291522248
CRISTIANO RONALDO AIRPORT,
Ace Rent a car
Ace Rent a car
Excellent 8.3
00351 291 523 689 / 001 877 822 3872
Aeroportos e Navegação Aérea d, 9100-105 Santa Cruz
Centauro
Centauro
Excellent 8.3
00351 291 091 570 / 00351 308 810 777
Rúa 24 de Julho nº 9 Sitio da Bemposta Freguesia de, Agua De Pena, 9200-229 Machico
Drive 4 Less
Drive 4 Less
Excellent 8.1
351291522248 (9); 351291526765
Aeroporto do Funchal
Goldcar
Excellent 8.0
0034 965 233 425; +34 965 233 425
On-Airport. Arrivals Terminal

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