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License requirements

The driver has to be in possession of a valid driving license for at least 2 years, with no major endorsements.

Young Driver Fee, for ages 21 to 23 years old

International renters must present a valid license from their country of residence. If the driver’s license is in a language other than English, an International Driver’s Permit is required in conjunction with the country of residence driver’s license.

Payment policy

Acceptable methods of payment are:
  • Credit cards
  • Debit cards
  • Cash allowed.
For deposit / excess fee, only credit cards are accepted for authorization and a credit card slip signed as a deposit until the end of the rental.
- American Express are not accepted;

REFUELING policy

Vehicles are hired out with full, half or quarter tank and expected to be brought back as hired. Fuel charges are payable at the rental desk.

If the client uses the wrong fuel to fill the tank, they will be charged for the FULL AMOUNT OF THE REPAIR COST.

Out of hours policy

Out of hours service is allowed at the Faro Airport, only, will be 25€ per service Out of hours for Pick-Up and Drop-Off is from 20pm until 8am

MAIN OFFICE:

Opening hours: 9:00 am until 18:30 pm.

Faro Airport Office:

Opening hours 08:00 am until 20:00 pm

CANCELATION POLICY:

Our policy regarding cancelations is that they must be made by e-mail / by telephone. Your written cancellation request must be received within a minimum of 24 hours in advance of the start date of the rental.

Accidents/ Roadside assistance

24/7 assistance is available
The road assistance green card contract is provided along with the car documents. In case of an accident or breakdown, the client must call/ report to the main office during opening hours.

In case of accident where a police report is requested / recommended, there is a charge of 75 euros;

In case of accident, it is mandatory to call the police and require a police report with or without fault. If the driver involved in the accident was under the influence of alcohol and/ or narcotics, they will be required to pay the entire cost of any damages which occurred.

Driver’s negligence

Any damage to the vehicle done by driver’s negligence (burn clutch, damage due the driving on unsealed roads, parking the car on high sidewalk curbs, overspeeding, etc.) will be charged to the client for the FULL AMOUNT OF TH REPAIR COST. If the client losses or doesn’t have the documents upon car return, he / she will have to pay 100 euros to Airauto to obtain new documents.

PARKING AND SPEEDING FINES:

Parking and speeding fines plus an administration fee of 20€ will be charged to the client. Identify clients for traffic fines, will be charged 25 euros;

Conditions of the interior of the vehicle

If the client returns the car in an unacceptable state and the interior of the vehicle is unacceptably dirty and in need of extra cleaning or repair costs (cigarette burns on seating, etc.), the client will be charged for the cleaning and/ or repair cost.

Additional drivers

The main driver is included and the charge for an additional driver is 25 EUR per rental.

INS/ EXCESS FEE EXCESS FEE SCDW PER DAY TWL PER DAY
A, B 1000 EUR 10 EUR 5 EUR
C, D, D1 1500 EUR 15 EUR 5 EUR
E, E1 H, H1, J, K 2000 EUR 20 EUR 10 EUR
F, G 3000 EUR 30 EUR 15 EUR

ADDITIONAL CHARGES PER DAY PER CONTRACT
Baby seat/ booster seat 4 EUR
GPS/ NAV SAT 5 EUR
Young driver  (21-23) 40 EUR
G card Spain 40 EUR
Additional driver 25 EUR
Out of hours service 25 EUR
Toll fees Adm fee: 1.5 EUR + tax Max 18.55 EUR/ rental

Wi-Fi wireless is available for 35 EUR/ week or less.
The car types shown are example models. Similar models may be provided.
If the client loses or doesn’t have the documents upon return of the car, they will have to pay 100 EUR to Airauto to obtain new documents.

Holding the car

Clients with a booking/ flight confirmed have to pick up their car within 3 hours. Otherwise it is considered a NO SHOW.

The rates include:

  • Collision Damage Waiver (CDW)
  • Theft Waiver (TW)
  • Third Party Liability Protection (TP)
  • Taxes/ VAT
  • Unlimited mileage
  • Breakdown assistance

  • The SCDW doesn’t cover damage tyres and broken windows, forced locks and underneath part of the car. The client can purchase insurance for this coverage. It is called TWL
    Personal accident insurance is not included.

    The minimum rental period is 1 day.
    The maximum rental period is 60 days.

    CROSS BORDER POLICY: (G. Card Spain)

    Cross border rentals are allowed to the following countries: SPAIN only.
    We mostly supply cars at Faro Airport.

    Delivery in the Algarve

    Delivery in the Algarve is subject to an additional charge. The prices per service (each way) are the following:

  • Albufeira - 90 EUR
  • Almancil - 40 EUR
  • Altura - 90 EUR
  • Alvor - 120 EUR
  • Armacao de Pera - 90 EUR
  • Boliqueime - 40 EUR
  • Carvoeiro - 150 EUR
  • Faro - 20 EUR
  • Ferragudo - 20 EUR
  • Gale - 90 EUR
  • Lagoa - 150 EUR
  • Lagos - 180 EUR
  • Meia Praia - 170 EUR
  • Monte Gordo - 120 EUR
  • Olhao - 40 EUR
  • Praia da Rocha - 120 EUR
  • Portimao - 120 EUR
  • Quarteira - 30 EUR
  • Quinta do Lago - 40 EUR
  • Sagres - 200 EUR
  • Santa Barbara de Nexe - 40 EUR
  • Sao Bras de Alportel - 40 EUR
  • Silves - 120 EUR
  • Tavira - 90 EUR
  • Vilamoura - 40 EUR
  • Vale do Lobo - 40 EUR


  • Roof racks are not available.

    Use of the A22 motorway - Via do Infante

    The use of the highway involves the payment of electronic tolls, the corresponding amount is charged from the customer's credit card, plus administrative fees of 1.50€ + VAT (23%) up to a maximum of 18.50€ per contract.

    Car type shown is an example model and similar model may be provided.

    In case of accident it’s mandatory to call the police and require a police report with or without fault .If the driver was under the influence of alcohol and / or narcotics in the accident, the driver will be required to pay all the cost of any damage occurred.
    OUTSIDE DELIVERY AND/OR PICK UP CHARGES DESTINATIONS per service (each way)

    Wil be from € 40 up to € 250, depends on the place and time of year.

    IT IS ESSENTIAL THE CLIENT CHECK AND AGREE THE DAMAGES AS LISTED BEFORE LEAVING THE CAR PARK.

    ALL GROUPS ARE ON FREE SALE EXCEPT F;G;J;K . F;J,G,K – CAR GROUP ON REQUEST.