Hire a car at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal

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About the Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal

The Faro Airport (FAO) is the third busiest airport in Portugal, right next to its fellow Lisbon and Porto airports. In the summer months, it gets especially active when it becomes one of the most popular in the European coast.

FAO is located just two and a half miles from the city of Faro and it serves the whole Algarve Region, the south of Portugal and even a bit of Spain as well. Daily, many flights land on the Faro Airport coming from all over the place in Europe and Canada.

Also known as Algarve’s Airport, the area offers many coffee shops, bars and restaurant options before and after security, accessory, jewellery and regional shops to enjoy. Other convenient services include ATMs, exchange shops, travel agencies, free Wi-Fi and more.

If you’re interested in going to Faro or anywhere in the Algarve region, the Faro Airport is surely ready to welcome you with open arms. With Rentcars.com, you can hire a car and discover all the hidden places in the area at your own pace — search above and we’ll look for the best available offers!

Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal

When to hire a car at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal


Average daily rate in the last 30 days

£ 16,80

Most popular car hire models at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal

  • Renault Clio (Economy)
  • Fiat 500 (Mini)
  • Opel Adam (Mini)

Best rated car hire companies

  • Alamo
  • Centauro
  • Sixt

Car hire companies at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal

    Car Hire Requirements in Portugal

    • Minimum Age

      For most car hire companies around the world, the minimum age requirement is 25. Drivers aged between 21 and 24 might be subject to additional local fees and may not be allowed to book vehicles under the Premium, Speciality, SUV, Minivan, Van, Convertible, Utility and Luxury Vehicle categories. Additional drivers must be at least 25 years old.

    • Driving Licence

      Each driver must present a full, valid and original national driving licence, held for a minimum of 2 years. If your licence is not in a language used in your destination country, an International Driving Permit to accompany your national driving licence is highly recommended.

    • ID and Passport

      Each driver must present a valid and original photo ID and passport.

    • International Credit Card

      The renter must present a valid and personal credit card with enough funds to be held as a security deposit. Third-party credit cards will not be accepted. The car hire company is solely responsible for approving the provided credit card. Online prepayment does not exempt the renter from providing a valid international credit card during vehicle pick-up. The hire company will place a hold in the amount of the required security deposit and, when applicable, any additional local fees not covered in the prepaid voucher will be charged to the card provided at the hire location.

    • Prepaid Booking Voucher

      You must present a printout of the Booking Confirmation Voucher at the hire location. This document officially confirms all agreed upon services, payment conditions, rates, discounts, as well as the availability of a vehicle from the selected group.

    • Important Information

      Car hire companies reserve the right to refuse service to underage or unlicensed drivers, those with poor credit history, or individuals otherwise considered liabilities by the hire company.

    What to know before hiring a car at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal

    • How much is it to hire a car at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal?

      The lowest daily rate at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal in the last 30 days was £ 5,55 with Hertz.

    • Which car hire company is the best rated at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal?

      The car hire company best rated by our customers at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal is Alamo.

    • Which car hire model is the most rented at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal?

      The most popular car hire model at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal is the Renault Clio.

    • What is the average car hire daily rate at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal?

      In the last 30 days, the average daily rate was £ 16,80.

    • How many car hire locations are there at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal?

      at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal there are 19 locations from 17 car hire companies.

    • Which car hire categories are available at Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal?

      Pickup, Premium, Minivan, Luxury, Van, Compact, Full-Size, Standard, Special, Midsize, Convertible, Economy, SUV, Mini.


    Proteções do veículo Vehicle protections

    Hire car protections usually have the abbreviations CDW and LDW and protect the vehicle from robbery and damage in the event of collisions or accidents.

    Proteções à terceiros Third party protection

    The protections against third parties have several abbreviations, such as ALI, SLI and others. In general, they protect the vehicle from third parties involved in collisions with your rental car.

    Caução Security deposit

    To pick up the car you must leave a security deposit, also called a pre-authorization. The amount is "blocked" on the renter's credit card and "unlocked" after the return of the car on the same conditions.

    Opcionais Optional items

    It is possible to add optional items to your reservation, such as GPS, child car seat or booster seat. Take advantage of those items so you don’t have to worry about it later!

    Condutor adicional Additional driver

    If someone else is sharing the wheel with you, they need to be added to the car hire agreement as an additional driver and meet the same documentation and minimum age requirements as the main driver or hirer.

    Quilometragem Mileage

    Check if your reservation has free mileage or not. Free mileage means you can ride as much as you like with the hire car and you will not pay extra depending on the ride.

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