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Car-Rentals.com Funchal is an independent car rental comparison site. Our system compares prices from well-known car rental companies so as a customer you can always book your rental car trough us at a competitive rate.
Whether you're looking for a small rental car or a station wagon for the entire family, we will always have a suitable vehicle for the lowest price. Below are some examples from our selection in Funchal.
Below are the car rental companies in Funchal with the best ratings. Compare all ratings and prices of these rental companies in one search.
The city of Funchal has been the capital of Madeira for over 500 years and is home to over 100,000 residents. A major tourist destination both for itself and as a hub for exploring the island by using car rental in Funchal downtown, Funchal is known as one of the most beautiful of Portugal's cites and lies in the southern region of Madeira.
The city lies in an amphitheatre-shaped valley on the coast which provided a protected area for its earliest settlers. Its harbour is the busiest on the island, serving cruise ships, yachts and private boats. Madeira airport, its runway now extended into the sea, is close by, giving easy access by cheap car rental in Funchal downtown to the city's central area.
Facilities for tourists include a choice of excellent hotels and other lodgings, a vast choice of restaurants and bars, a vibrant nightlife and many historic sites to visit. The surrounding countryside is lovely, with the nearby Laurisilva Forest a UNESCO natural site. Nearby beaches cater for holidaymakers visiting this major tourist town.
A useful option for self-transportation is car rental in Funchal downtown, available from a number of internationally recognised companies. Although the pretty centre of the city is easily seen on foot, the surrounding countryside is best seen at your convenience by rentald car, as public transport can be unreliable.
The climate here is mild for most of the year, with the lush green valleys and peaks a spectacular sight. Sadly, a massive forest fire in August 2010 destroyed much of the tree coverage in the mountainous central region near the island's highest point, Pico Ruivo, with the resulting burnt areas taking years to recover.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
Our rates are all-inclusive. Our reservation department will inform you in advance should additional costs apply. You can always cancel your booking free of charge if you do not agree (this must be done at least 48 hours prior to the start of the car hire period).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).