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Portugal Car Rentals

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Most popular cities to rent a car in Portugal

Compare car rental prices for the most popular cities in the country
Current Price Range
$17 - $43 per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN PORTUGAL Faro 41% cheaper Car rentals in Faro are usually the cheapest in Portugal at $17 per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN PORTUGAL Pico Island 52% more expensive Pico Island usually has the highest priced car rentals in Portugal with rentals averaging $43 per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN PORTUGAL Lisbon 87% more users visited More momondo users search for car rentals in Lisbon than any other region in Portugal.

Rental car companies in Portugal

Below is a list of every nation-wide car rental agency, how many locations they have across the country, and what popular cities you can find them in
keddy by Europcar
107 locations
Lisbon $35/day
Porto $55/day
Europcar
92 locations
Lisbon $54/day
Albufeira $53/day
Horta $86/day
Faro $53/day
Guerin
71 locations
Porto $35/day
Faro $47/day
Hertz
65 locations
Porto $65/day
Faro $70/day
Lisbon $65/day
Lajes $107/day
Avis
48 locations
Lisbon $65/day
Porto $83/day
Funchal $43/day
Ponta Delgada (Açores) $46/day
Budget
34 locations
Funchal $40/day
Lisbon $55/day
Porto $26/day
Viseu $54/day
Faro $44/day
Sixt
31 locations
Lisbon $48/day
Porto $49/day
Dollar
28 locations
Porto $37/day
Faro $57/day
Lisbon $45/day
Cascais $27/day

Most popular types of rental cars

Below are the most popular car rental types in Portugal and the cheapest cities in which to rent them
Small
Small

Best value

Porto

$25/day
Small

#1 Most popular

Funchal

$39/day
Small

#2 Most popular

Lisbon

$28/day
Small

#3 Most popular

Viana do Castelo

$37/day
Small

#4 Most popular

Horta

$52/day
Small

#5 Most popular

Albufeira

$41/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Lisbon

$51/day
Medium

#1 Most popular

Funchal

$83/day
Medium

#2 Most popular

Porto

$63/day
Medium

#3 Most popular

Albufeira

$53/day
Medium

#4 Most popular

Ponta Delgada (Açores)

$100/day
Medium

#5 Most popular

Horta

$122/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Lisbon

$42/day
SUV

#1 Most popular

Funchal

$48/day
SUV

#2 Most popular

Porto

$76/day
SUV

#3 Most popular

Horta

$161/day
SUV

#4 Most popular

Ponta Delgada (Açores)

$92/day
Large
Large

Best value

Lisbon

$90/day
Large

#1 Most popular

Porto

$118/day
Large

#2 Most popular

Funchal

$134/day
Large

#3 Most popular

Albufeira

$122/day
Large

#4 Most popular

Ponta Delgada (Açores)

$117/day
Large

#5 Most popular

Horta

$173/day
Van
Van

Best value

Faro

$65/day
Van

#1 Most popular

Funchal

$131/day
Van

#2 Most popular

Porto

$105/day
Van

#3 Most popular

Lisbon

$81/day
Van

#4 Most popular

Vila do Porto

$163/day
Van

#5 Most popular

Ponta Delgada (Açores)

$161/day

Renting a car in Portugal

Before you book your car rental, here are a few tips and rules you should know about driving in Portugal

What is the cheapest rental car agency in Portugal?

DriveGO is the most affordable rental car agency in Portugal, with prices found for as low as $4 per day in some areas of the country. Comparatively, the average price to rent a car in Portugal is $42 per day.

What is the most popular rental car agency in Portugal?

At the moment, the most popular car rental company in Portugal is Sixt. 186 users have given Sixt an average review score of 7.6 out of 10 for their customer service and high-quality rental cars. In the past month, 14% of users selected Sixt for their rental car needs while visiting Portugal.

What car rental company in Portugal has the most locations?

Sunnycars has more car rental locations within Portugal than any other agency. With 177 locations scattered throughout the country, you are bound to find one of their rental car centers either at your destination airport or within the city. If you haven’t chosen a city to travel to within Portugal, consider Lisbon, which is the most popular destination in the country. Here you will find that Sunnycars has 10 locations throughout the area.

What side of the road do people in Portugal drive on?

You are required by law to drive on the right when you visit Portugal. Not abiding by this law can result in traffic tickets, car accidents, or both.

How good are the roads in Portugal?

According to 2019 data, Portugal ranks 5 in the world for road quality. The country has a road quality score of 6.2 out of 7, where 7 is the highest possible score. Keep in mind that weather and construction can also affect road conditions during your visit.

What is the drinking and driving limit in Portugal?

0.05% is the legal BAC limit in Portugal. Any higher and you will be considered driving under the influence and may receive monetary fines, license restrictions, and other penalties. Note that the legal drinking age in Portugal is 18. Steeper penalties will be given to those driving a vehicle who are under the legal drinking age.

What is the most popular type of rental car in Portugal?

There are plenty of different types of rental cars to choose from, but when it comes to visiting Portugal, the most popular type is a Mini. An estimated 25% of our users chose a Mini in the past 30 days and paid on average $5 per day for their rental. Keep in mind that you are more than welcome to select a different type of rental car based on your budget, your planned activities, and the weather.

How much does gasoline cost in Portugal?

The average price of gasoline in Portugal is $6.21 per gallon as of last week. In contrast, Kuwait currently has the lowest average gas prices at $1.29 per gallon. You should also consider visiting Hong Kong, though here you will find the most expensive average gas prices at $8.56 per gallon.


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