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If you are travelling to Pico Island in the Azores Islands, then you will need a car. Luckily, there is an airport on this island and we can help you with booking your car hire. You can contact us and we'll organise everything for you! Pico Airport (Aeroporto de Pico) is an international airport located in the municipality of Madalena, on the island of Pico. There are many different types of cars available and prices start at just €15 per day for an economy size car! Bookings can be made in advance or when arriving at the airport. We recommend booking in advance if you are visiting over the summer months, due to high demand and to increase the chance to get the best deal at Pico Airport.
Why rent a car in Pico
Check Orbitcarhire.com if you are looking for a cheap car rental in Pico Airport . Our team negotiates with all the major car rental companies to bring you exclusive deals and the lowest prices on a range of vehicles. We will always do our best to provide a service that will make your car rental in Pico Airport hassle-free. If you have any further questions about car rental at Pico Airport , you can also contact Orbit Car Hire where we offer 24/7 customer support.
Where to pick up your Pico Airport rental car
Picking up your rental car at Pico Airport is an easy process when booking with Orbit Car Hire. You will find brands such as Avis, Budget, Europcar, Ilha Verde, Keddy by Europcar, and Enterprise to have rental kiosks inside or near the terminal. You will find your rental car pick-up instructions on your voucher, you can also see it while searching for offers through Orbit Car Hire.
Pico Airport has a tourist information desk located in the arrivals hall. The agents on the information desk will also be able to provide all needed information about all car rental companies in Azores Islands. So if you have any doubt after you land, simply walk to them and ask them for instructions on how to find your rental car in Azores Islands.
Most popular rental cars at Pico Airport
The most popular rental car in Pico Airport is the Mini or economy car category as they are the most suitable for driving through busy streets and cities.
9 Seater car hire at Pico Airport is available at affordable rates. With great companies like Ilha Verde and Europcar, you can get a large van for up to 9 people and their luggage.
Hire a car at Pico Airport (PIX)
If you're travelling to the Azores and hiring a car at Pico Airport, there are many things to consider before you get behind the wheel. It is important that drivers know about driving in this part of Portugal and what they can expect on their journey through these beautiful islands. Pico Airport is the only airport in the Azores. This small and simple airport has one runway which runs east-west at a length of 2600 meters and 10 meters width and is situated on the north coast of Pico Island. It provides connections to Lisbon (Lisboa), Madeira (Funchal) and Ponta Delgada with TAP Portugal Airlines. There are many flights that connect to mainland Europe from this tiny island through SATA International.
Pico Airport (PIX)
9950-011 Bandeiras, Portugal
What you need to know about renting a car
What do I need to book a car online for the Azores?
A credit card in the name of the main driver needs to be presented. A security deposit may be required while renting a car so the credit card must have sufficient funds. You can find details about the security deposit listed while booking the vehicle as well as on your voucher. It is important to have a valid driving license with the name of the main driver as well as additional drivers when it applies. An International Driving Permit is required in addition to a National Driving License if the National Driving License you or any of the Additional Drivers hold is not clearly identifiable as a Driving License, eg, it is in a non-Latin alphabet (eg Arabic, Chinese, Cyrillic, Japanese). It can also depend on the country or car rental company you are renting with. If you have found a car on our website, you can press the rental terms link from the supplier for more information about driving license requirements. You will need to have identification with you such as a passport and ID cards. In many European Union countries, a National ID is sufficient. When you pick up your rental car you need to have your voucher with you.
How old do I need to be to rent a car there?
The minimum age to rent a car is 21 years old and with some suppliers for people over 75 years of age. Young driver surcharges may apply for renters between 18-20 years old. This information is visible in the search engine with Orbit Car Hire.
Do I need car rental insurance in the Azores?
Insurances are very important when renting a car and can be different between countries. When renting a car in Azores islands with Orbit Car Hire the prices will include mandatory insurances in the country.
Do I need a credit card to rent a car and book online?
In most cases, a credit card is required to be presented in the name of the main driver. A security deposit may be required when renting a car so it is important to have sufficient funds on the credit card. When searching for a car at Orbit Car Hire you can see credit card requirements from all our suppliers.
Do I need an international driving license when renting a car in the Islands?
An International Driving Permit is required in addition to a National Driving License if the National Driving License you or any of the Additional Drivers hold is not clearly identifiable as a Driving License, eg, it is in a non-Latin alphabet (eg Arabic, Chinese, Cyrillic, Japanese). It can also depend on the country or car rental company you are renting with. If you have found a car on our website, you can press the rental terms link from the supplier for more information about driving license requirements.
How do I find the cheapest car reservation in Azores Islands?
You can find great car hire deals by comparing prices with all major car rentals at Orbit Car Hire. A good idea can be to book in advance as the prices can raise the closer the travel period gets. You will find the mini car category or economy cars to be the cheapest car categories. Vehicles such as Toyota Aygo, VW Polo and Fiat Panda often provide the best prices.
What is the best car rental company in Azores Islands?
You may find excellent service provided by companies such as Ilhaverde, Micauto, ANC Rent a Car, Enterprise rent a car, Ace Rent a Car and Europcar.
What types and makes of rental cars deals can I find in Azores Islands?
You will find car types such as mini, economy, compact, Full-Size and luxury cars. Popular rental cars are VW Polo, Fiat Panda, Toyota Aygo, Renault Clio and Toyota Yaris.
Does my rental car have unlimited mileage when I rent a car in Azores Islands?
Most car rentals in Azores Islands offer unlimited mileage in their offers
What is Premium Coverage and how does it work?
Premium Coverage is an optional service by Orbit Car Hire which, if accepted, covers your financial accountability for damage or theft to the hired vehicle. This is not insured with a car hire company that reduces the excess amount, but a cover that refunds you in case the car hire company charges you for damage or theft. With this option, you will be reimbursed up to 3000 EUR. For more information, you can read the Terms and Conditions or contact us.
Are there any hidden fees in the Azores Island car hire?
There are no hidden charges! All mandatory surcharges and fees are presented in the 3rd step of the booking process and in our Terms and Conditions. Please note that additional charges may apply for some rentals in case of:
- Out of hours surcharge (when picking up the vehicle out of office hours),
- One way fee (when returning the vehicle at a different location),
- The service charge for fuel (prepaid fuel policy),
- Young/senior driver fee (this condition is set by the car hire company and is usually not in relation to the regulation of the specific country),
- Excess and deposit amount (before hiring you to need to make sure your credit card limit is high enough for the deposit amount to be blocked which usually equals the excess amount or higher).
We advise our clients to read the Terms and Conditions carefully before the rental in order to avoid any unexpected surprises. Our knowledgeable customer service agents will gladly help you with any questions via phone, email, or live chat during our opening hours.
Do you need a car in the Azores?
Public transportation is limited in the Azores, the only option for public transportation is in Ponta Delgada. It is highly recommended to hire a car for your trip to the Azores so you can explore all of what the nine Islands have to offer.
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