The geographical location of Portugal on the western tip of Europe makes repatriation of rental cars very expensive for car hire companies so international one ways are in exception very expensive and in most cases not available. Another maybe surprising factor to consider when looking for car hire Faro airport is the various restrictions regarding travelling into Spain. The accessibility and attractions of Spain directly from the main A22 make a day trip or travel along the Costa del la Luz or beyond an desired option for many a holidaymaker to the Algarve. Car hire companies though due to insurance issues and recovery charges either do not allow travel into Spain or levy charges for using the car over the border.
Each of our car hire supplier review pages detail the terms regarding travel to Spain and you can also find information within the terms and conditions found next to the car hire suppliers on step two (car selection) or step three (book page) of the car hire comparison process on offer.
Failure to declare and pay additional charges, where applicable to the car hire company may cause your insurance to be invalid should anything happen in Spain would make you completely liable for the total costs of repair, repatriation and in certain circumstance replacement of the hire car as well as any damage to third parties or public liability.