Madeira

Madeira car hire with SIXT

Exploring the winding roads of the beautiful island of Madeira is best enjoyed through a SIXT car hire. We have conveniently located branches across the island, including at the airport in Santa Cruz and the capital city of Funchal. Liven up your trip by tackling the rugged, volcanic terrain in a 4x4, or take the top off a luxury convertible and drive across miles of beach road. Affordable prices keep car hire in Madeira within budget and our team of friendly English-speaking staff are there to help. We have a vast fleet of SIXT vehicles, including Renault, BMW, Mercedez Benz and Jeep, all max. 3 months old. 

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SIXT services in Madeira

Make the most of your trip with a Madeira car hire, so you’re free to enjoy this unique landscape. With economy, saloon, sedan, convertible, 4x4 and other types of vehicles available, you can choose from one-day to long-term rental and ensure you have a car evert step of the trip. Customise your Madeira car hire with bookable extras such as a sat nav to help find your way around the island, a child seat should you have an infant and of course, second driver options to share the journey. 

SIXT services in Madeira

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Added Extras

We can provide extra protection packages and added miles, as well as a sat nav systems to help you find your way, as well as extra drivers and protection packages.

Flexible Hiring Options

We understand journey are subject to change so if you decide to ‘pay later’ during booking cancellation is free any time. 

Under 25 Car Hire

In Portugal, you can hire from as young as 19 years old, however please be aware you must hold a valid licence for at least a year and the car choice is more limited until 25 years old. 

What to do in Madeira

  • Funchal: This friendly, bustling city is Madeira’s capital is filled with history. The harbour-lined city is the heart of the island in terms of arts and culture, food and coastal fun. Brimming with events and sights such as carnivals, museums and cathedrals, it is a must-see part of your trip. 
  • Santa Cruz: The second largest city in Madeira, Santa Cruz holds great charm as a highlight location. Take in some of the breathtaking sights at the Cristo Rei monument lookout or the famous Levada dos Tornos walking tour. Families from all over enjoy the large Santa Cruz Water Park. Beaches are spectacular and offer holidaymakers a chance to experience mother nature in all her wonders. 
  • Calheta: Based on the southwest coast of the island, Calheta is the only city that boasts a sand beach, having imported sand in for this surf-popular strip. With a modest population, the city has a strong coastal focus, making whale and dolphin-watching, boating tours and surfing popular past times. Hiking in the region is highly recommended with some of the most beautiful forestry around. 
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Winter 2021 in Madeira

With mild temperatures, this island of wonder elevates its charms in winter. Explore the rich history of Madeira with your car hire from SIXT, including cathedrals, museums and wine cellar tours. View-spotting is favoured in the cooler months as lookouts boast clearer skies. The two highest peaks of Madeira, Arieiro and Ruivo are both excellent for hiking. Christmas in the capital is a grand affair of street festivity, culminating in the award-winning firework display on New Year's Eve. 

Why Rent With Sixt?

Why Rent With Sixt?
  • New Cars - On Average 3 Months Old
  • Premium Fleet Of German Cars
  • Car Hire Made Quick And Easy
  • Friendly 24/7 Customer Service
  • Free Cancellation When You Pay On Arrival
  • No hidden costs or credit card fees

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