Terms & Conditions
Know the Terms & Conditions for Faro Car Hire


We only deliver cars in the Algarve.
Besides the international airport of Faro, we can deliver cars at your hotel or resort upon request and subjected to a small surcharge.
“Rent it here, leave it there” is possible throughout the Algarve upon request and subjected to a small surcharge.
Minimum rental period is 3 days.
Minimum drivers age is 23.
Drivers license must be valid in Portugal and held for more than 2 years. Please ensure to have all necessary documents available as proof.


No deposit on your credit card will be requested at your arrival. The car hire company requires the valid credit card details for security reasons and extra charges (e.g. fuel missing at return, tolls, extra-day, etc.)


To make a reservation we must have full details of your flight number, flight time and departure airport.
When completing the reservation form, please check your email address once again as without it, we cannot reply to you.
Reservations must be done not less than 48 hours in advance of your arrival in Portugal to guarantee a confirmation of your booking.
At the airport a friendly staff member of the company will wait you at the arrival gate bearing a signal with your name on it. Please look for this signal.
Baby/Child seat(s) are available upon request. Please mention this within the reservation form to guarantee availability.


One rental day is equal 24 hours – Each fraction of a day is considered as an aditional day.
Prices quoted on this web page are our best rates and further discount cannot be granted.
Rates for 3 days are 50 % of the weekly rates.
Rates more than 3 and less than 7 days are based on the 3 day pro-rata.
Rates more than 7 days are based on the 7 day pro-rata.
Bookings made for less than 7 days require a payment of airport delivery charge of 13 Euros per rental.
Full payment is required upon signing the rental agreement. The payment has to be done with a valid credit card (Visa/Master/Eurocard, Diners Club or American Express), travellers cheques or in cash (also foreign currencies) – foreign cheques cannot be accepted.
All quoted rates include free mileage, unlimited public liability, Collision Damage Waiver with non-waivable excess (excess amount depend on the received car group) and V.A.T 23%.

Price includes
- Vehicle licensing Fee & Road tax
- Collision and damage protection (Remaining excess – depends on car group)
- Unlimited mileage

 Additional charge
- Airport Tax 15,00 Euros per rental
- Pick up/drop off different location


In addition to compulsory third party insurance, collision damage waiver (CDW) and theft cover are provided.
Personal accident insurance is not included. Insurance cover is subject to an excess and your maximum liability is indicated below:

Group Type/Model Doors/Seats                    |       Excess       |       S.CDW/Day

Group A - Fiat Panda, AC - 5 Doors/4 Seats | Excess €1500,00 | Super CDW/day €11,00
Group B - Renault Clio, AC - 5 Doors/5 Seats | Excess €1500,00 | Super CDW/day €11,00
Group C - Peugeot 208, AC, Diesel - 5 Doors/5 Seats | Excess €1500,00 - Super CDW/day €11,00
Group D - Seat Ibiza Estate, AC - 5 Doors/5 Seats | Excess 2250,00 | Super CDW/day 14,00
Group E - Renault Clio Break, AC, Diesel - 5 Doors/5 Seats | Excess 2250,00 | Super CDW/day 14,00
Group F - Renault Megane Estate, AC, Diesel - 5 doors/5 Seats | Excess 2500,00 | Super CDW/day 17,00
Group G - Opel Corsa Automatic, AC - 5 Doors/5 Seats | Excess 1500,00 | Super CDW/day 11,00
Group H - Renault Trafic, AC, Diesel - 4 Doors/9 Seats | Excess 3500,00 | Super CDW/day 30,00

Super CDW excludes personal accident protection (drivers & passengers), windscreen, lights, tires and personal belongings

Credit card details will be requested for extra charges (e.g. fuel missing at return, tolls, extra-day, etc.)

Fuel Policy
Return the vehicle with the same level of fuel as when picked up
There is no credit given for fuel remaining in the tank at return time

Child safety seats

Baby safety seat

0-13kg - 0-12 months
2,50 Euros per day; 15,00 Euros per week

Toddler safety seat

9-18kg - 1-3 years
2,50 Euros per day; 15,00 Euros per week

Child booster seat

15-30kg - 4-7 years
2,50 Euros per day; 15,00 Euros per week

Child booster cushion

22-36kg – 8-12 years
1,50 Euros per day; 9,00 Euros per week


Minimum driver age is 25 years old.
We allow drivers under 25 years old to rent a car.
Drivers must have held a valid full driving licence for at least 1 year.
Insurance excess amount may differ.


No maximum age limit


The Algarve's main motorway, the A22 and some Portuguese motorways with electronic payment, operate an unmanned toll system.
A toll transponder device is available and fited in the car. The customer will pay the tolls that have used by credit card when the amount is available in the system.


Low Season: November through March, Mid Season: April through June and October, High Season: July through September.
Rates are NOT subject to negotiation.
Booking a vehicle for use within a given season will incur the seasonal rate, REGARDLESS of when the booking was made.
If the make and model of the car you’ve selected is unavailable, we will provide you with a similar vehicle at the same price.

Note: These terms & conditions may change at any time without prior notice. Please read them before reservation.