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Car Hire Deals in Portugal

If you are planning a business trip or a holiday and need a high quality car hire in Portugal, consider the fantastic services offered by Sixt rent a car. Sixt has many years of experience providing car rental vehicles to happy customers to ensure everything goes to plan in Portugal. As well as a wide range of safe and reliable hire cars suitable for families, Sixt can also provide more specialised vehicles, whether for small or large groups of travellers.

Sixt Car Rental in Portugal

Sixt car hire Portugal also offers convertibles, 4x4s, luxury cars and even vans. Extra features can be added to your car rental package, such as cover for additional drivers and unlimited mileage. Just ask Sixt before you depart to find out what deals and extras are available with car hire in Portugal or book these upgrades with your vehicle.

Sixt rent a car in Portugal

Driving Tips and Laws in Portugal

Portugal has the usual driving rules and regulations you would expect from a western European country. Here are some of the main ones that you should double check before embarking on your adventure:

  • In Portugal, cars drive on the right hand side of the road
  • It is obligatory to wear a seatbelt in the car at all times.
  • There are four speed limits to adhere to in Portugal: 31mph (50kmph) in built-up areas, 55mph (90kmph) or 62mph (100kmph) in areas outside cities and 74mph (120kmph) when driving on motorways.
  • Always carry a form of photographic ID when travelling in Portugal.
These are the main road laws but there are others to consider. Make sure to do your own additional research before travelling so as to be fully informed.

Sixt offers fantastic car hire services in Portugal

What to see with your Sixt Car Hire in Portugal

Driving a car hire in Portugal is easy and stress-free, especially when you opt for Sixt rent a car. The roads and motorways are generally in very good condition thanks to an extensive road-building program in recent decades. Most of the main roads in Portugal are to be found on the eastern side of the country, linking the main coastal cities that are ready for you to discover. If you are picking up your Sixt car rental in Lisbon, you can either take the A2 motorway south to the Faro in the Algarve, or take the A1 motorway to Porto and the north of Portugal. Bear in mind that a number of roads in Portugal require a toll fee, so check before you travel to make sure you have enough spare change to pay! Sixt is looking forward to being your car hire provider and handing you the keys to your high quality vehicle in Portugal!


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