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What are the car rental prices for popular cities in Portugal?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Portugal

Price

$3 - $131

Out of all the popular cities in Portugal, Lisbon is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $3/day. Renting a car in Lisbon is 98% cheaper than renting one in Vila do Porto where the per day rate is around $131. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Portugal to get a rental car in are: Faro ($7/day), Porto ($7/day), and Ponta Delgada ($11/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Lisbon should expect to spend around $3/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Portugal is Lisbon.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Portugal?

January

$13

February

$16

March

$22

April

$43

May

$42

June

$51

July

$71

August

$63

September

$36

October

$26

November

$15

December

$21

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Portugal is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular Car Types in Portugal

There are 141 rental agencies servicing Portugal. These agencies, altogether, have 1,691 rental locations available. Need an affordable rental? Small is the cheapest car type to rent in Portugal with prices from $5 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 3 car types you can rent in Portugal:

Compare available car types for rental in Portugal

Small Cars

$16 - $52

All Car Types

$53 - $155

To rent a Small car in Portugal, you would pay an average price of $33/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Portugal (~$16/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$52/day). In fact, January is about 53% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Portugal. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portugal, renting a Small car saves you 66% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Portugal Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Portugal, you would pay an average price of $71/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Portugal (~$38/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$104/day). In fact, January is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Portugal. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portugal, renting a Medium car saves you 29% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Portugal Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Portugal, you would pay an average price of $139/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Portugal (~$77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$231/day). In fact, January is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Portugal. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portugal, renting a Large car is 29% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a SUV car in Portugal, you would pay an average price of $58/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Portugal (~$27/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$97/day). In fact, January is about 55% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Portugal. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portugal, renting a SUV car saves you 41% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Portugal SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Portugal, you would pay an average price of $139/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Portugal (~$71/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$222/day). In fact, January is about 49% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Portugal. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portugal, renting a Van car is 29% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a Pickup Truck car in Portugal, you would pay an average price of $96/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in Portugal (~$80/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$180/day). In fact, October is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for Portugal. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portugal, renting a Pickup Truck car saves you 4% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a Luxury car in Portugal, you would pay an average price of $166/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Portugal (~$103/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$273/day). In fact, November is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Portugal. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portugal, renting a Luxury car is 40% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a Convertible car in Portugal, you would pay an average price of $88/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Portugal (~$28/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$157/day). In fact, January is about 69% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Portugal. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Portugal, renting a Convertible car saves you 11% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

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Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Portugal?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, SADORENT (10.0 rating), Autatlantis (10.0 rating) and Global Rent A Car (9.3 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Portugal.

What is the most popular car rental provider in Portugal?

With an average price of $23/day, Goldcar Rental SP is the most popular car rental provider in Portugal, booking 147% more rental cars than any other provider.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Portugal?

At $18/day, it is 58% cheaper on average to rent a car in Ericeira than any other city in Portugal. The cheapest price found in Portugal was for $6/day in Ericeira.

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

In Portugal, drivers are expected to maintain the lane(s) on the right side of the road.

Van Rentals in Portugal

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