Driving in Portugal is different from the UK so in order for you to travel safely Sixt recommends that you read our guide for the rules, regulations and advice when in Portugal.
Here are some rules and driving tips that you should make yourself aware of before you start your road trip in Portugal:
Please make sure that you are aware of all the road regulations before you start your trip in Portugal.
The standard legal limits for driving in Portugal, which may be varied by signs, for private vehicles without trailers are as follows:
Here are some of the essential pieces of equipment and documentation that you should take along with you when driving in Portugal
With so much on offer in Portugal you’ll be spoilt for choice when driving around in your Sixt car rental. Make sure your first stop is the capital city of Lisbon, right near the Atlantic coast, so that you are only a short drive away from many sunny beaches. For a bit of history and culture check out the Castelo Sao Jorg where you’ll get a great view of the city or the Se Catedral dating back to 1147.
When using your Sixt car rental in Portugal you might also want to drive around Porto, another fantastic city next to the coast with some dazzling architecture and famous for its great wine. With many other locations around Portugal you will always be near a Sixt car rental branch helping you to get the most out of your road trip.
Now you have read our tips for driving in Portugal why not read of the other countries we have covered including Denmark, Russia and Switzerland.
* Please note: All information was correct at the time of publication.