Car Rental Portugal

Car Rentals Portugal

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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
21 C$ - 54 C$ per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN PORTUGAL Faro 40% cheaper Car rentals in Faro are usually the cheapest in Portugal at 21 C$ per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN PORTUGAL Pico Island 56% more expensive Pico Island usually has the highest priced car rentals in Portugal with rentals averaging 54 C$ per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN PORTUGAL Lisbon 83% 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
110 locations
Lisbon 33 C$/day
Porto 66 C$/day
Europcar
92 locations
Lisbon 55 C$/day
Horta 123 C$/day
Albufeira 53 C$/day
Hertz
66 locations
Porto 80 C$/day
Faro 61 C$/day
Lisbon 67 C$/day
Avis
48 locations
Porto 87 C$/day
Lisbon 77 C$/day
Funchal 49 C$/day
Budget
34 locations
Porto 32 C$/day
Funchal 48 C$/day
Lisbon 63 C$/day
Viseu 19 C$/day
Sixt
33 locations
Lisbon 55 C$/day
Porto 49 C$/day
Dollar
28 locations
Porto 42 C$/day
Lisbon 33 C$/day
Faro 27 C$/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

Lisbon

31 C$/day
Small

#1 Most popular

Funchal

44 C$/day
Small

#2 Most popular

Porto

36 C$/day
Small

#3 Most popular

Viana do Castelo

60 C$/day
Small

#4 Most popular

Horta

55 C$/day
Small

#5 Most popular

Ponta Delgada

50 C$/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Viseu

46 C$/day
Medium

#1 Most popular

Porto

72 C$/day
Medium

#2 Most popular

Funchal

78 C$/day
Medium

#3 Most popular

Lisbon

74 C$/day
Medium

#4 Most popular

Albufeira

127 C$/day
Medium

#5 Most popular

Ponta Delgada

116 C$/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Ponta Delgada

45 C$/day
SUV

#1 Most popular

Funchal

46 C$/day
SUV

#2 Most popular

Porto

87 C$/day
SUV

#3 Most popular

Lisbon

55 C$/day
SUV

#4 Most popular

Vila do Porto

211 C$/day
Van
Van

Best value

Lisbon

148 C$/day
Van

#1 Most popular

Porto

182 C$/day
Van

#2 Most popular

Albufeira

153 C$/day
Van

#3 Most popular

Funchal

157 C$/day
Van

#4 Most popular

Praia da Vitória

185 C$/day
Van

#5 Most popular

Ponta Delgada

179 C$/day
Large
Large

Best value

Lisbon

133 C$/day
Large

#1 Most popular

Funchal

156 C$/day
Large

#2 Most popular

Albufeira

164 C$/day
Large

#3 Most popular

Porto

153 C$/day
Large

#4 Most popular

Vila do Porto

207 C$/day
Large

#5 Most popular

Viseu

153 C$/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?

According to our data, Autorent Car Rental is the cheapest rental car agency in Portugal. Users who book a rental car with Autorent Car Rental often find prices below the 48 C$ average daily rate each day. Depending on the city you visit, what type of car you’re interested in, and the length of your rental, you could find prices for as low as 9 C$ each day when booking with Autorent Car Rental.

What is the most popular rental car agency in Portugal?

Europcar is the most popular rental car company in Portugal with 13% of momondo users selecting this agency in the past month. Europcar also has 30 reviewsand a score of 7.0 out of 10, making this car rental agency a popular choice among travellers.

What car rental company in Portugal has the most locations?

With 181 locations across Portugal, Sunnycars has the most car rental centers out of any other rental agency. Lisbon is one of the most popular cities to visit in Portugal, and you should have no trouble renting a car from one of Sunnycars’s 10 locations around the city.

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

If you rent a car in Portugal, be aware that you are required to drive on the right at all times.

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?

The BAC limit is 0.05% in Portugal - this applies to both visitors and residents. Your BAC level is a measurement of the percentage of alcohol in your bloodstream. This information is used to determine how inebriated an individual is. Driving a vehicle with a BAC higher than 0.05% is against the law in Portugal and you will be deemed as ‘driving under the influence’. 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?

The most popular type of car to rent in Portugal is a Compact. 26% of our users also chose this type of car for their travels to Portugal. If a Compact fits your needs during your stay, then you can expect to pay around 24 C$ per day for your rental. Keep in mind that prices may vary depending on what city you visit and what rental car company you choose.

How much does gasoline cost in Portugal?

Last week, the price of gasoline in Portugal was 2.49 C$ per liter on average. This is subject to change based the city you visit, time of year, and the country’s current economy. If you change your mind about renting a car in Portugal, Algeria has some of the lowest gas prices in the world at 0.43 C$ per liter as of last week. Hong Kong, in comparison, has on average the most expensive prices at 3.21 C$ per liter but is still a great option for those looking to rent a car.


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