Funchal car hire

Funchal car hire

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Funchal, Portugal
6 Jul — 13 Jul
Same drop-off
Funchal, Portugal
Wed 6/7
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Wed 13/7
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Funchal car hire information

Pick-up locationFunchal
Car typesCompact, Compact estate car, Economy, Intermediate, Mini, Passenger van, Premium
Hire locations72
Airport locations28
Popular agenciesMadeira Rent, SURPRICE CAR RENTAL , Guerin, Dollar, Sixt

Cheap car hire in Funchal

Economy£41/day
Compact£48/day
Intermediate£77/day
Mini£38/day
Premium£191/day
Passenger van£146/day
Compact estate car£54/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Funchal car rental reviews and directory

Budget

8.0

Excellent

2 reviews

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.0

Value for money

9.0

3 locations in Funchal

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Locations in Funchal

Aeroporto Funchal

+351 291 524 392

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Estrada Monumental 284

+351 291 776 360

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Lg Antonio Nobre 164

+351 291 764 546

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6.0 Good

Oct 2021

KAYAK
Car was as advertised. Very clean and free of debris or concerns. Access tot he vehicle at both pick up and drop off was simple and clear. Check in was the only hurdle with inefficiencies in preparation and service.

10.0 Excellent

Oct 2021

KAYAK
Just listen to the representative when they tell you to get an automatic when renting on Madeira. I have driven a manual all my life and have when in other European countries. This island driving is like no other. It was 7 euros more a day. But worth it. Marc

1 out of 1

Avis

No score is available

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3 locations in Funchal

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Aeroporto Funchal

+351 291 524 392

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Estrada Monumental 284

+351 291 776 360

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Lg Antonio Nobre 164

+351 291 764 546

Monday14:00 - 18:0008:30 - 12:30
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Saturday14:00 - 18:0008:30 - 12:30
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5.2 Okay

Feb 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The rental car area was very easy to locate

Cons:

The prices listed for rental car’s were incorrect, upon arrival we were charged significantly more for a car for an automatic transmission even though we had selected one in our online reservation. The car we were given also had significant mechanical issues. Overall the experience was not just inconvenient it was dangerous! I would never consider booking another rental car this way.

5.2 Okay

Feb 2020

KAYAK

Pros:

The rental car area was very easy to locate

Cons:

The prices listed for rental car’s were incorrect, upon arrival we were charged significantly more for a car for an automatic transmission even though we had selected one in our online reservation. The car we were given also had significant mechanical issues. Overall the experience was not just inconvenient it was dangerous! I would never consider booking another rental car this way.

1 out of 1

Sunnycars

No score is available

Cleanliness

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Comfort

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Value for money

-

9 locations in Funchal

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Aeropuerto de Madeira

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Avenida Do Amparo, Sao Martinho

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Cidade Largo António Nobre 164

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Estrada Monumental

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Lido Estrada Monumental, 284

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R. Dr. Ernesto Sena Oliveira 123

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Rua Da Casa Branca Nº 102

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Rua Ivens, 12, 13-B

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Rua do Vale da Ajuda

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Free2Move

No score is available

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3 locations in Funchal

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Locations in Funchal

19, Estrada de São João

+351 291 147 260

Monday08:00 - 23:59
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20, Estrada de São João

+351 291 095 760

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Caminho de Regedor Nazaré – São Martinho

+351 291 702 670

Monday13:30 - 17:3008:30 - 12:30
Tuesday08:30 - 12:3013:30 - 17:30
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Thursday13:30 - 17:3008:30 - 12:30
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FunchalDrive Rent-a-car

No score is available

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3 locations in Funchal

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Madeira Downtown

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Rua Quinta do Leme 102 – Funchal

+351 291 630 898

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Rua do Cano 42, Santa Cruz

+351 291 523 070

Monday08:00 - 23:59
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Insular Car

No score is available

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3 locations in Funchal

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Locations in Funchal

FUNCHAL HARBOUR Meet and Great Next to gate entrance to Cruise access

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Madeira Funchal Airport

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Rua da Casa Branca 27 A in front of Hotel Dorisol

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Rodavante

No score is available

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3 locations in Funchal

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Estrada Monumental, 306 FUNCHAL

+351 291 764 361

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Madeira Airport (At arrivals) Santa Cruz

+351 291 524 718

Monday08:00 - 23:59
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Rua Nova da Quinta Deão, 19 FUNCHAL

+351 291 742 448

Monday14:30 - 18:0008:30 - 12:30
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SF Rent

No score is available

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3 locations in Funchal

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Airport

+351 913 751 791

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Avenida Luis de Camões - Edifício D. Henrique III

+351 913 751 791

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Estrada Comandante Camacho De Freitas Nº 529 Funchal Portugal

+351 913 751 791

Monday08:00 - 23:59
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WeRent

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3 locations in Funchal

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Avenida Arriaga N.º 75, MARINA SHOPPING C.C.INFANTE, Loja 143/124, Funchal, Portugal

+351 291 221 100

Monday08:00 - 23:59
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Cristiano Ronaldo Madeira International Airport, , Portugal - Madeira Island

+351 291 221 100

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Estrada Monumental Hotel Vidamar shop A

+351 291 221 100

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Atlantic Rent A Car

No score is available

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2 locations in Funchal

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Locations in Funchal

Estrada Monumental Nº 366 - A, Edf. Naval Mar - Bl A - Loja A

+351 291 762 660

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Rua da Casa Branca, 102, Funchal

+351 291 761 711

Monday14:30 - 18:0008:30 - 12:30
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Friday08:30 - 12:3014:30 - 18:00
Saturday08:30 - 12:3014:30 - 18:00
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Auto Jardim

No score is available

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2 locations in Funchal

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Aeroporto Funchal

+351 291 524 023

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Rua Ivens N 12

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AutoEurope

No score is available

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2 locations in Funchal

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Europcar 306 Estrada Monumental

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Europcar Aeroporto Do Funchal

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BRAVACAR

No score is available

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2 locations in Funchal

from £41/day

Locations in Funchal

Aeroporto Funchal

00351 291 524 016

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Complexo Piornais Caminho Do Amparo 2

+351 291 708 900

Monday09:00 - 12:0014:30 - 18:00
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Friday09:00 - 12:0014:30 - 18:00
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Dollar

No score is available

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2 locations in Funchal

from £81/day

Locations in Funchal

Aeroporto Cristiano Ronaldo

+351 21 041 3333

Monday07:00 - 23:59
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The Hotel Lince

+351 21 942 6300

Monday09:00 - 12:0014:00 - 18:00
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Global Rent A Car

No score is available

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2 locations in Funchal

from £92/day

Locations in Funchal

Madeira Airport

Monday07:00 - 23:59
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Rua do Vale da Ajuda 52

+351 291 706 070

Monday09:00 - 12:00
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keddy by Europcar

No score is available

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2 locations in Funchal

Locations in Funchal

175 B Estrada Monumental

+351 291 765 116

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Aeroporto Funchal

351 291 524633

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Madeira Rent

No score is available

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2 locations in Funchal

from £92/day

Locations in Funchal

Funchal Airport

+351 291 523 355

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Rua Vale D'Ajuda 52

+351 291 706 070

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Rhodium

No score is available

Cheapest deal

Cleanliness

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2 locations in Funchal

from £14/day

Locations in Funchal

Aeroporto Funchal

+351 291 523 689

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Funchal City. Estrada Monumental,175 B

+351 291 765 116

Monday08:30 - 12:3015:00 - 19:00
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Right Cars

No score is available

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2 locations in Funchal

Locations in Funchal

Rampa da Varanda Nº5

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Rua da Casa Branca, 27 A

+351 291 772 130

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Why Not Car Rental

No score is available

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2 locations in Funchal

from £26/day

Locations in Funchal

Rua Ivens, 12, 13-B

+351 291 213 100

Monday08:30 - 12:30
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Rua do Cano, 9

+351 291 213 100

Monday08:30 - 12:30
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Avia Car

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

from £28/day

Locations in Funchal

Funchal - Madeira Airport

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BUCHBINDER

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

Locations in Funchal

Funchal Airport Madeira FNC

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Centauro

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

from £71/day

Locations in Funchal

Funchal airport

+351 211 927 051

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Drive 4 Less

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

Locations in Funchal

Madeira Funchal Airport

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DriveGO

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

Locations in Funchal

Sítio do Janeiro, Rua do Cano nº 40

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Enterprise

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

from £25/day

Locations in Funchal

R Dr Ernesto Sena Oliveira 123

+351 291 775 208

Monday09:00 - 12:0014:00 - 18:00
Tuesday09:00 - 12:0014:00 - 18:00
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Europcar

10.0

Excellent

No reviews available

Best rated

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.0

Value for money

8.0

One location in Funchal

from £96/day

Locations in Funchal

Est.monumental,175-b

+351 291 765 116

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First Rent

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

Locations in Funchal

Madeira Funchal Airport

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Go Car Rental

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

Locations in Funchal

370 Estrada Monumental, Funchal

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Goldcar Rental SP

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One location in Funchal

from £83/day

Locations in Funchal

Funchal City. Estrada Monumental,175 B

+351 291 765 116

Monday08:30 - 12:3015:00 - 19:00
Tuesday15:00 - 19:0008:30 - 12:30
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Guerin

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

from £76/day

Locations in Funchal

Estrada Monumental Edificio Galerias da Ajuda II 372 Loja J

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GUERIN DRIVE 4 LESS

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One location in Funchal

Locations in Funchal

Madeira Funchal Airport

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Hertz

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

from £98/day

Locations in Funchal

Aeroporto Cristiano Ronaldo

+351 21 942 6300

Monday07:00 - 23:59
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MEGADRIVE

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

Locations in Funchal

Funchal Airport Madeira FNC

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Sixt

No score is available

Most popular

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One location in Funchal

from £70/day

Locations in Funchal

Estrada Monumental 137

+351 255 788 199

Monday09:00 - 12:0015:00 - 19:00
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Saturday09:00 - 12:0015:00 - 19:00
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SURPRICE CAR RENTAL

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

from £53/day

Locations in Funchal

Madeira Airport

+351 300 509 199

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Thrifty

No score is available

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One location in Funchal

from £89/day

Locations in Funchal

The Hotel Lince

+351 21 942 6300

Monday09:00 - 12:0014:00 - 18:00
Tuesday14:00 - 18:0009:00 - 12:00
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4 travellers who hired a car in Funchal gave the car agency they used an average rating of 8.7

Car hire locations in or near Funchal

Good to know

Most popular agency

Sixt

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

£68/day

Good deal

£54/day

When to book a car hire in Funchal

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Car rental insurance in Funchal

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Funchal car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the hire price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when hiring a car in Funchal.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car rental insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Funchal car rental.

Top tips for renting a car in Funchal

  • A hire car is by far the best option to explore not only Funchal, but the whole of the Madeira island, as you will have the freedom to go anywhere you want and make as many scenic stops along the way as you please. Driving along the stunning roads will offer you astonishing views; just try heading to the sandy beaches of Calheta, just 40 minutes away, or to the closer Laurisilva Forest, which is around 10 miles away from Funchal.
  • All the major car hire companies, including Avis, Budget, and Europcar, can be found at Madeira International Airport Cristiano Ronaldo CR7 (FNC), commonly known as Madeira Airport, which is located approximately 8.2 miles from Funchal. You can walk straight to the car hire parking lot, which is just across from the terminal. The closest petrol station to Madeira Airport is just five minutes away.
  • Due to recent road work, Madeira now has a great network of both inland and coastal roads that have replaced the older, much more dangerous ones. However, there are still plenty of uphill roads with sharp bends that are also quite windy, so be extra careful when driving in new territory. Some roads are also quite narrow and are not advised for people with vertigo issues, so make sure to drive slowly and carefully.
  • The island of Madeira does not experience traffic jams, and even during rush hour you won’t find congestion bad enough to add too much extra time to your travels. There is, however, a bigger influx of cars on the road, especially between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., and then again after 5 p.m. If you’re heading to the airport during those hours, just plan to leave a bit early.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Funchal for £54 or less
  • Book your car hire in Funchal at least 4 weeks before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport car hire locations in Funchal are around 12% cheaper than airport locations on average
  • Economy car hires in Funchal are around 74% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about car rentals in Funchal