Book a cheap car rental in Madeira Funchal Airport (FNC)
Rent a car in Madeira Funchal Airport (FNC) aka Cristiano Ronaldo Madeira Airport on VIPCars and explore the city on your own schedule and pace. One of the leading international airports of Madeira archipelago, Funchal Airport is also known as Madeira Airport. VIP Cars, a globally renowned car rental broker having a presence at 20,000 locations worldwide, offers value for money Funchal Airport car rental deals from top companies that you can compare at our booking engine.
With VIPCars you get access to the following options:
International one-way Rental
Many of our suppliers like Europcar and Bravacar allow cross-country travel on prior notice and with proper documentation. The renter should ask the representative at the rental desk for more details; if one fails to convey that they are going to cross the borders, there may be a penalty and in case of an accident, it will be solely the renter’s responsibility to get the car back at their own expenses.
Domestic One-way Rental
Our suppliers allow the renters to book a one-way car rental from Funchal Airport. For the one-way deal you have to pay a fee but can request a drop-off at any of the major cities and locations that you can access on our booking form.
Long Term car rentals
With VIPCars and its suppliers, you can rent for longer durations of time, and not just for a month, you can rent for months. However, it totally depends on the supplier whether they allow such long-term rentals or not. Supplier which do allow, usually make the renters sign a new agreement every month; contact the supplier for more information.
Car Rental Companies at Funchal Airport (FNC)
There are many car rental suppliers which work with VIPCars for Funchal airport location, they are given as under:
- Dollar Thrifty
Location of the car rental desks : Out of these suppliers Sixt, Enterprise, Hertz, Goldcar, and Europcar have their rental car desks in the airport on Floor 0 in arrival area before security. The other companies offer 'meet and greet' service.
Guide to Funchal Airport (FNC)
Owned and operated by the airport's authority of Madeira, Funchal Airport handles more than 2,311,380 passengers in one year. Located approximately 8 miles northeast of Funchal, the airport is served by Air Berlin, Condor, EasyJet, Jet2.com, Monarch Airlines, SATA International, and Thomson Airways. It is an international airport which provides flights to global destinations like London, Luxemburg, Frankfurt, Zurich, Milan, and Lisbon.
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Terminal Facilities at the Airport
Funchal Airport offers free Wifi to its customers that they can access by searching the connection – “VINCI Airports Wifi” on their devices. Open your browser, fill in your email account, select the country, adhere to the T&Cs, and use the service, anywhere at the airport.
Duty-free Shopping at Funchal Airport
Looking to buy something for family and friends? Funchal Airport’s Duty-free shopping allows you access to various products that fall into categories like perfumery, chocolates, liquors, technology, travel, fashion, and accessories.
The airport has three lounges, two of which – Europa and Atlântico Lounges – come under CIP Lounge and the third one is TAP lounges. They are offered as privileged services.
Restaurants and Cafes
Located before and after security, Clocks, Cockpit, Gelati, Go-to, Pizza Hut, Buondi, Saudade, and 'Specially’ are some of the restaurants and café that are based within the airport.
If you are on limited time, have a meeting within a few minutes or need to reach the rental desk in next half an hour, you can use the fast track service. It takes you through the checkpoints faster. You can book a fast track on the airport’s official website.
This is why you should rent a Car on the Island of Madeira!
Though the island has great bus service, it is also true that it doesn’t cover the whole island, and it is possible that you might miss some of the gems by choosing to travel by buses. And if you are thinking of hiring a taxi, even that can be really expensive. Here are a few hidden gems in Madeira that you can explore comfortably and within budget in a rental car:
The Wall of Funchal
Distance: 27.3 Km from FNC
Distance: 16.6 km from FNC
Distance: 19.3 Km from FNC
Chapel of St. Anthony of Mouraria
Distance: 19.4 Km from FNC
Distance: 23 Km from FNC
Santo António Factory
Distance: 19.7 Km from FNC
Points of interest close to Madeira Airport
If touristy areas attract you more, the city of Madeira has many attractions that one can visit; here are a few attractions which are situated close to Funchal Airport which even travelers with layover can easily visit in a rental car:
Directions to reach the airport from city of Madeira or vice versa
For the travelers who want to visit the city of Madeira, they can follow the directions; they will also be useful in case you are returning the car at FNC Airport:
Drive northeast for about 0.6 km, and take the ramp to Funchal.
Drive for a few minutes and take the turn that merges with VR1, and take exit number 10 which will lead you towards Funchal Centro/C.al das Freiras/S.to António.
From there, turn right onto Av. da Madalen, when you reach the roundabout, take the 3rd exit to Caminho da Igreja
Drive on and take the light right onto Caminho das Romeiras/ER107 and continue to follow ER107
While on ER107, take the road to Túnel do Curral das Freiras/VE6 and continue to follow VE6
Take a left turn, continue on Estr. Cónego Camacho road, and turn right. Take another right after 1.9 km, and turn left.