One-Way Car Rental - Porto to Portimao

Porto to Portimao Road Trip- Quick Information

Distance558.4 km
Routevia A1 and A2
Time4 hr 54 min
Popular Car TypeIntermediate

Cheap One-Way Car Rental from Porto to Portimao

Book an affordable one-way car hire from Porto to Portimao with PortugalRentalCars and save extra on your preferred rental vehicle. To reserve a one-way trip with us, select a location in Porto as your pick-up point and a different destination in Portimao as your drop-off point. Reserving this one-way trip means you do not need to take the car back to the original/pick-up location i.e. Porto. So, it’s much more convenient as well as helps save your travel time.

Booking a car rental in Portugal with us, you also get several other beneficial inclusions such as Collision Damage Waiver, Theft Waiver, unlimited kilometers, Third Party Liability, VAT, and other taxes. For any help regarding booking a one-way trip on our website, you can get in touch with us through our 24/7 customer support.

Best Companies for One-way Car Rental in Portugal

PortugalRentalCars works in collaboration with the topmost car rental companies in Portugal. Due to our association with leading rental brands, we have a large variety of one-way rental car deals on our website, available at the most affordable prices.

  • Budget
  • Avis
  • Europcar
  • Sixt
  • Hertz
  • Enterprise
  • Alamo

Best Car to Rent for One-Way Trips


Peugeot 108 or Similar

Peugeot 108 or Similar
EUR 22.66/day
  • Doors5
  • PetrolPetrol
  • User4
  • Suitcasex2

Renault Clio or Similar

Renault Clio or Similar
EUR 24.59/day
  • Doors5
  • PetrolPetrol
  • User5
  • Suitcasex2

Ford Fiesta or Similar

Ford Fiesta
EUR 30.24/day
  • Doors5
  • PetrolPetrol
  • User5
  • Suitcasex1

Audi Q2 or Similar

Audi Q2
EUR 33.61 /day
  • Doors5
  • PetrolPetrol
  • User5
  • Suitcasex2

Why Book a One-Way Rental Car?


The biggest benefit of booking a one-way car hire in Portugal is that it helps save travel time as you won’t have to return to the location you started from for the drop-off.

Cheap Rentals

When you rent a car with Portugal Rental Cars, you can save extra on the car hire of your choice. In fact, reserving in advance helps you save even more.


With a one-way trip, you get the flexibility to drop off your rental vehicle at a different location of your choice. In addition, you can make as many stops on the way as you want.

Easy Availability

On our website with the wide variety of car rental fleets, you easily get the availability of the preferred one-way car rental deals.

Porto to Portimao One-Way Rental- Things to Keep in Mind

Best Time to Visit

The best time to visit Portugal is during the months of March, April, and May and between September and October. During spring and fall, the surroundings become even more beautiful. This time is perfect for taking road trips in the country.

Required Documents

In order to rent a car in Portugal, you’ll need a valid driving license, a credit card in the main renter’s name, and proof of identification such as a passport. You might also need an International Driving Permit, in case your supplier has a requirement for it.

Places to Visit Between Porto and Portimao

Although it takes nearly 5 hours to travel from Porto to Portimao, you can make stops at several popular places on the way and add extra fun to your trip. There are several famous places on the way from Porto to Portimao and here are some of the best you can visit during your trip –


  • Distance: 76 km from Porto
  • Route: via A1
  • Famous For: Aveiro Museum, Forum Aveiro, Salinas de Aveiro


  • Distance: 61.4 km from Aveiro
  • Route: via A1
  • Famous For: Sé Velha – Coimbra, Igreja de Santa Cruz, Portugal dos Pequenitos


  • Distance: 134.9 km from Coimbra
  • Route: via A1 and A8
  • Famous For: Castle of Óbidos, Porta da Vila, Church of Saint Mary


  • Distance: 95.2 km from Obidos
  • Route: via A8
  • Famous For: Park and National Palace of Pena, Sintra National Palace, Castelo dos Mouros

Other One-Way Rental Trips from Porto

Apart from Porto to Portimao, you can take many other trips in Portugal. And one-way car rentals make these trips an even more exciting experience. Here are some of the other popular one-way trips you can take from Porto –

Where to Return your One-Way Rental Car?

In addition to Portimao, there are many other popular rental car locations in Portugal. So, you can choose to return your rental vehicle to any of these locations. Some of them are –