CENTAURO Car Rental at Faro Airport

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CENTAURO Car Rental at Faro Airport
CENTAURO Car Rental at Faro Airport

Rated 8.4 out of 10

82 / 100
Avg. Wait
34 mins
Quality of Vehicle
91 / 100
Desk Service
85 / 100
flag Vehicle Pickup
77 / 100
Vehicle Drop Off
86 / 100

Out of Terminal

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CENTAURO Car Rental Services at Faro Airport

Thanks to the Algarve's popularity as a year-round holiday destination, Faro Airport is blessed with a large number of car rental companies. There are many counters for car rental suppliers in the arrivals zones on the ground floor level of the terminal.

The service teams of some of the world's best known car hire providers open the rental stations at 7.00 am and close at midnight, although it is possible with some companies to leave car keys at a drop off box after hours.

One of the companies supplying car hire to passengers arriving at Faro Airport is Centauro Rent a Car. The company can be contacted via their official website at carhire.centauro.net, where both Spain and Portugal are represented.

Although it is not strictly necessary to hire a car while staying in a relatively small resort town like Faro, outside of the town and along the coast there are some wonderful sights to see and many fine beaches to visit - not to mention picturesque historic villages like Alte or towns like Tavira.

Centauro car hire Faro Airport have a great selection of affordable cars for every taste and budget. There are Mini class vehicles like the Toyota Aygo, which still has room for 4 passengers and 2 large suitcases, and there are Economy class cars like the Peugeot 207, which has seating for 5 passengers and room for 3 pieces of luggage.

The Economy and Compact class vehicles are probably the most popular choices for holidaymakers. Value for money, ease of driving and parking, make them a must-have item for anyone wishing to explore the Algarve coast, the amazing water sports or golf facilities, the cosy restaurants for romantic evenings out in one of the many resorts located within an hour's drive or simply to travel across the Spanish border for a day's sightseeing in Huelva or Seville.

Centauro Faro Airport's choice in the Economy class is quite breath-taking. There are cars like the Ford Fiesta, which can seat up to 5 passengers and has space for 3 items of luggage, or the Toyota Yaris automatic, the Peugeot 207 station wagon or the Renault Modus or the Nissan Micra.

In the Compact class customers will find cars like the Volkswagen Golf or the Ford Focus station wagon, while in the Intermediate category, which is popular with holidaymakers and business travelers alike, Centauro can supply cars like the Toyota Avensis, a car with room for 5 passengers and 4 pieces of luggage or the Mercedes A class automatic with room for 4 passengers and 2 suitcases.

Cabriolets are always popular during the summer months and should be reserved at least 48 hours in advance of the arrival date. The Renault Megane Cabriolet has 2 doors, space for 4 passengers and 2 suitcases and comes with air conditioning in the rare event the roof does have to go up.

Groups of friends travelling together or large families might like to look at the minivans Centauro Faro Airport has to offer. The Mercedes Viano is an 8-seater, 4-door vehicle that’s also got room for up to 8 pieces of luggage. The Volkswagen Touran tdi has space for up to 7 people and one large suitcase, while the 4-door Ford Galaxy has room for 7 passengers and 2 suitcases.

Where is the CENTAURO Rental Desk at Faro Airport?

Once you have collected your luggage, come out of the arrivals hall and turn left following the instructions to the Parking area P4. When you arrive at the P4 just on the right hand side is the Shuttle bus area and where the Centauro minibus will collect you to take you to our office. (Contact number 00351 289146800).

Map of CENTAURO rental desk at Faro Airport

What are CENTAURO Opening Hours at Faro Airport ?

Day Open Close
Monday 07:00 22:59
Tuesday 07:00 22:59
Wednesday 07:00 22:59
Thursday 07:00 22:59
Friday 07:00 22:59
Saturday 07:00 22:59
Sunday 07:00 22:59

The CENTAURO Rental Desk at Faro Airport is located at:


Faro Airport, Estrada Nacional 125, Km 99, Arneiro, 8005-412, , Faro, 8005-412

Tel: +351 289146800

Rental Desk Location: Out of Terminal

Take a shuttle to the hire desk/counter to collect your vehicle.

What rental cars are available from Centauro at Faro Airport?

The rental cars available from Centauro at Faro Airport are:

What convertible car rentals does Centauro offer at Faro Airport?

What manual/stick-shift car rentals does Centauro offer at Faro Airport?

Centauro offer the following manual/stick-shift cars:
How much does it cost to add an additional driver to a rental car with CENTAURO at Faro Airport?
Category Models Daily Price
Compact Ford Focus, Seat Arona... 7.71 EUR
Economy Fiat Punto... 7.71 EUR
Intermediate Peugeot 3008... 7.71 EUR
Mini Fiat 500, Fiat 500 Convertible, Fiat Panda... 7.71 EUR
Minivan Opel Zafira... 7.71 EUR

* Prices shown are approximate based on currency conversion. Please check at time of booking.

What is the fuel policy when renting a car from CENTAURO at Faro Airport?

Code Description
FULLFULL Fuel: Pick up and return full.

*Some companies may offer alternative fuel policies on request.

What additional equipment can I rent with a rental car from CENTAURO at Faro Airport?

Item Daily Price
Booster seat
6.86 EUR
Child toddler seat
6.86 EUR
6.43 EUR
Infant child seat
6.86 EUR
Snow chain set
6.00 EUR

* Prices shown are approximate based on currency conversion. Please check at time of booking.
* Some companies may offer additional equipment at the rental desk.

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Car Brands Available to Rent from Centauro at Faro Airport

Centauro has 15 different types of vehicles from 31 manufacturers available to hire at Faro Airport.