There is no better way to see everything Porto has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your National rental car. Don't waste time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own car allows you to go to the locations you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your next getaway to Portugal more enjoyable with a National rental car.
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With everything to do and see in and around the region, you'll be wanting to explore more than just your hotel room during your visit. Whether you are wishing to have dinner at the chophouse that has gotten fantastic reviews across town or see some of the best local favorites, you'll want your own vehicle to see and do as much as you can while on your trip. No matter what you end up doing in , if you wish to get the most out of your time in the city, having access to your auto is key.
Founded by a couple dozen independent car rental agents in 1947, National has grown from 60 locations in the United States to over 2,000 international locations. National offers everything luxury to economy, allowing you to choose the ideal ride for your upcoming holiday.
Frequently asked questions
How do I find the best prices on a Porto National car rental?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best rates, whether you book. But reserving your car ahead of your trip can help keep spending low. Make sure to check the mileage policy and keeping it to one driver will reduce your expense.
What should I have with me when I get my vehicle in Porto?
Be sure to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's Porto's minimum age to rent a car?
National's minimum age to rent a car in Porto is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Make sure to check National's policies to know if there is an additional cost for you.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Porto?
That all depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Porto. Economy or compact automobiles are easier to park and great for short drives. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a SUV or mid-size vehicle will have enough room for all of you and be a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a touch of extravagance on their getaway can choose the premium category for a car like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in Portugal?
You are required to have insurance before you rent from National in Portugal. Many of the major credit card issuers (MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Discover) usually offer coverage. But many of them have limitations, such as not covering larger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to . Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does National require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
National does require a deposit when you reserve your rental. National will block the deposit on your credit once you book your rental for your trip. Please note that the deposit may vary greatly based on the model and make of the rental.
Do I have to return my National rental with a full tank?
We advise a full tank policy. You pick up your National rental with a full tank, and you will want to refuel up to the amount you picked the car up with. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to find a gas station before you return the car to National. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Do I need unlimited miles when I drive in Porto?
Porto definitely has its charms, but you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Porto.
Can I get a one-way rental from National?
National typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it easier to drop off your vehicle at a different National. Be aware there may be an additional fee when you choose one-way.
Book today for great rates
With so much to do and see in Porto, having the keys to your own vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to discover more of Portugal, you can go when you want to, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or looking through a bus schedule.
Before your next getaway, book your National Porto car rental and take off to all the must-do activities at your leisure. Book through CarRentals.com and speed along the streets in Porto, Portugal.