Sanitised car hire in Albufeira

Look out for this icon to see which car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines, the following car hire companies in Albufeira, Portugal offer sanitised rental cars:

At present, none of the car rental companies in Albufeira have committed to offering sanitised cars.

Sanitised car
This car rental company has committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.
  • AVIS

Cheapest car hire in Albufeira


Fiat Panda

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 21.07 EUR/day
Fiat Panda

7 Days rental at 147.55 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Manual |

Volkswagen Up

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 21.07 EUR/day
Volkswagen Up

7 Days rental at 147.55 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Manual |

Seat Ibiza

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 22.15 EUR/day
Seat Ibiza

7 Days rental at 155.10 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Manual |

Volkswagen Polo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 22.15 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 155.10 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Manual |

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 24.00 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 168.01 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Automatic |

Citroen C1

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 30.06 EUR/day
Citroen C1

7 Days rental at 210.45 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Manual |

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 30.86 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 216.05 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Manual |

Skoda Fabia Estate

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 31.62 EUR/day
Skoda Fabia Estate

7 Days rental at 221.35 EUR from 20/09/2021

  4 |
  Manual |

Renault Clio

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 34.64 EUR/day
Renault Clio

7 Days rental at 242.54 EUR from 20/09/2021

  2 |
  Manual |

*daily rates in Albufeira based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

Useful to know about Albufeira

  • When the city was inhabited by the Romans it was known as Baltum.
  • One of the beaches Praia do Túnel which translates as the tunnel beach, is accessed through an actual tunnel in the cliffs.
  • At Ponte Grande you can see huge caverns with large archways and the underwater caverns of Grutas do Xorino.
  • Albufeira is located 250km from the capital Lisbon.
  • The Torre da Medronheira (Old Watch Tower) dates back to the 16th century and was used as a lookout tower for pirates.

Albufeira car hire reviews

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Nearest car hire pickup locations in or near Albufeira


Rua Do Castelo, Torre Velha, Albufeira, 8200-385


R.da Botelha Delta Marina,lj.1, Vilamoura, 8125-448


R.da Botelha Delta Marina,lj.1, Vilamoura, 8125-448


Av. Infante Sagres 171, Cv Esq., 8125-157, Quarteira , 8125-157


Aldeamento Porches Praia Alporchinhos, Armacao De Pera, 8400-450


Edificio Leme 40, Praia Do Carvoeiro, 8400-508

Albufeira car hire information

Albufeira car hire information

  • 8.2/10
    Best Rated Agent:
  • € 147.49
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 21.07
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 44
    Most Popular Type:
  • 8
    Most popular model:
    Renault Megane Estate
  • 130
    Total Cars Available

Average prices per day for car hire in Albufeira

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November€ 55
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January€ 58
February€ 44
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April€ 43
May€ 70
June€ 86
July€ 258
August€ 138
September€ 85
October€ 47
November€ 37
December€ 54
*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices

FAQs about car hire in Albufeira

How much does car hire in Albufeira cost?

Car hire in Albufeira costs as little as €21.10 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €40.80 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €361.10 per day from DISCOVERY for a Audi Q7.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Albufeira?

4 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Albufeira, including HERTZ, EUROPCAR, AVIS, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Albufeira?

None of the car hire companies in Albufeira are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent in Albufeira?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Guerin has the highest customer rating for car hire in Albufeira with a score of 8.3/10

with Enterprise rated second best with a score of 7.8/10


How much does it cost to hire a compact car in Albufeira?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Albufeira is €263.01 per week from BUDGET.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Albufeira?

The cheapest car hire company in Albufeira is BEST DEAL, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Fiat Panda available from as little as €147.49 per week.

How much is fuel in Albufeira?

You can expect to pay €1.671/ltr of petrol and €1.455/ltr of diesel in Albufeira. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in Albufeira?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Albufeira with leading car hire companies such as AVIS, BEST DEAL, BUDGET, DISCOVERY, EUROPCAR, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, SIXT, THRIFTY as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Albufeira?

We can arrange Compact, Compact Elite, Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Intermediate Elite, Mini, Oversize, Premium, Standard and Standard Elite class rental cars in Albufeira.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car in Albufeira?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire in Albufeira, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car in Albufeira is €766.43 per week from DISCOVERY for a Audi A3 Convertible.

Do you have a discount code for car hire in Albufeira?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Albufeira at the moment, however BEST DEAL rates start from just €147.49 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €147.49 from BEST DEAL in Albufeira or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Albufeira?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Albufeira is €147.70 per week with an average price of €285.60 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Albufeira

Most popular car hire companies in Albufeira

  • Europcar (tel: 351 289 512444)
  • Guerin (tel: +351 289 587 118)
  • Best deal (tel: 00351 289 502 052 )
  • Thrifty (tel: +351 21 942 63 00 / + 351 210413301)
  • Discovery (tel: 00351 966 861 657)
  • Keddy by europcar (tel: 351 289 512444)
  • Yes (tel: 00351969787039,00351969777854,00351926081577)
  • Hertz (tel: 219426300)
  • Sixt (tel: +351-255788199)
  • Enterprise (tel: 00351289587118)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Albufeira

  • Guerin (Rua do Município, lote 31 - loja 3,, Albufeira, 8200 - 161)
  • Best deal (Aldeia das Açoteias - Miraparque, 8200-380, Albufeira , 8200-380)
  • Thrifty (RUA MANUEL TEIXEIRA GOMES , Urbanização Parque da Corcovada, Lote 31 – Loja D, Albufeira, 8200-664)
  • Discovery (Av. Sá Carneiro Nº 173 , Albufeira, 8200-36)

Car hire company ratings in Albufeira

  • Guerin: Rated 8.3/10 from 1197 reviews
  • Enterprise: Rated 7.8/10 from 105 reviews
  • Enterprise: Rated 7.7/10 from 78 reviews
  • Best Deal: Rated 7.7/10 from 68 reviews
  • Thrifty: Rated 7.5/10 from 75 reviews
  • SIXT Franchise: Rated 7.5/10 from 225 reviews

Albufeira Mini Guide

The City
Once a small fishing village, Albufeira has been a major tourist destination since the 1960’s and now attracts around five million tourists each year.  This popular city is situated in the south of Portugal and has a population of 13,646.  The main tourist areas are divided into two.  There is the lively area named 'The Strip', which has mainly clubs and bars and is the place to be for nightlife and there is also the Old Town, which is much more relaxed. 

Transport Options
Faro is the main airport and is just a 40 minute drive away from Albufeira centre.  If car hire is required to explore this area of Portugal, why not contact where our Customer Services team will be more than happy to assist you with your car hire needs.

There is a train station six kilometres from the centre and a taxi to the station takes around 5-10 minutes, depending on traffic.   A train journey to Faro takes about one hour and to Lisbon takes 3-4 hours, although there is now a rapid train with a journey time of just over 2 hours but this service is less frequent.  Local bus services are regular and long distance buses are also available in the city centre.  There are a small number of taxis around which are usually found in the city centre.

Things to do
For amazing views of Albufeira, head off to the colorful marina where you can shop, eat and drink or take a boat or fishing trip.  The marinas promenade is perfect for travelling around on a Segway which can be hired there.  Portugal is famous for its golf courses so this is the perfect place for golf enthusiasts.  There are many to choose from in Albufeira, including Salgados Golf, Morgado Golf and Alamos Golf.  For a relaxing day on the beach, you are spoilt for choice there with plenty to choose from including the Fisherman's Beach and the Tunnel Beach. Head into the old town and see how the change from Moorish occupation to Christian changed the town. The old town is entered through a Moorish arch which was then combined into a Christian church.

Eating Out
With many restaurants offering traditional Portuguese fare and fresh seafood, eating out in Albufeira is a real treat.  For a traditional flavour, try the spicy chicken piri-piri or the steamed shellfish, cataplana.  Other international flavours can also be found in Albufeira.

After dark, Albufeira comes alive with nightclubs, cafes and snack bars in abundance.  Start the night at Linekers Bar, Café Del Mar or Reno’s and then dance the night away at the most popular nightclub in Albufeira, Kiss.

You will be spoilt for choice there with many hotels and luxury villas to choose from.  Many have wonderful views over the ocean and some have traditional interiors of old southern Portugal.

The beautiful coastal city of Albufeira is a leading tourist resort in Portugal with a plethora of hotels, apartments, restaurants, cafes and bars. It has two main beaches, an attractive marina and a golf course. There are two main tourist areas, Areias de São João which is known locally as ‘The Strip’ and has a host of nightclubs and bars and then there is the more sedate Old Town which is more traditional.

Travelling around by car is a great way to see the local area and when booking your Albufeira car rental we suggest giving some thought to opting for a vehicle with air conditioning as temperatures can be very high, especially in summer.
  • Albufeira car hire special offers

    We currently have 1 special offers for car rental in Albufeira including;

  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from AVIS, BUDGET, EUROPCAR, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, SIXT, THRIFTY.

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Customer questions about Albufeira car hire

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