ALGARVE CAR HIRE PORTUGAL
GENERAL TERMS & CONDITIONS
Your budget car hire in Portugal can be delivered anywhere in the Algarve and Lisbon regions.
Upon request, we can deliver your car to Faro or Lisbon international airport or to a hotel or resort anywhere in the Algarve region. Deliveries in the Lisbon area are subject to a surcharge of € 20.00.
Our complimentary "rent it here, leave it there" service is available throughout the Algarve area.
To rent cars in Portugal , the minimum driver's age is 23.
Your driver's license must be valid in Portugal and held for more than 2 years. Please have all necessary documents available when completing your rental contract.
Vehicle deliveries to the Lisbon or Faro airport between 21:00 and 8:30 are subject to a € 20.00 surcharge.
Deliveries to a hotel, villa or other accommodations only between 9:00 and 19:00.
If you collect your car rental in Algarve and return it in Lisbon (or vice-versa), there will be an extra charge of € 150.00. This charge will already be included in your booking price.
We require a valid credit card deposit for security reasons. Cheques or cash cannot be accepted. The credit card deposit will be fully refundable when car is returned damage and loss free. PLEASE NOTE: Without a valid credit card deposit, no rental car can be delivered.
In the event of an accident, the excess amount of your vehicle will be charged. These are the excess amounts:
Groups A, B and C - € 950.00
Groups C2, D, E and F - € 1,500.00
Groups G through O - € 2,500.00
To make a reservation for delivery, you must provide us with your flight number, flight time and departure airport.
Requests for non-airport delivery must include the delivery address and time. Clients MUST call our contact numbers at least 2 hours before the delivery time to confirm the arrival/booking.
When completing the reservation form, please confirm that your email address is correct and spelled properly. Without a valid email address we cannot reply to you.
Reservations must be made no less than 72 hours before your arrival in Portugal to guarantee a booking confirmation.
Baby/child seats are available free of charge upon request. Please mention your need of a child seat within the reservation form to guarantee availability.
Each car may have two named drivers. Adding a third driver requires a € 20.00 charge.
HOW TO COLLECT YOUR CAR
In the Faro Airport - When you pick up your car rental in Faro, you'll be met in the arrivals area by a representative of YOR-Car.com. Our representative will be holding a black and yellow YOR sign. As you come through the sliding doors of the baggage claim, please follow the barrier around to your left. Ahead of you and to your right, you will see the car hire representatives waiting area (in front of the Police Station). If you are unable to locate our agent, please call our mobile numbers.
In Lisbon Airport - Our partner company in Lisbon is AusoCar. Look for a representative agent of Ausocar at the Lisbon Airport car hire rep area. If you don't find the representative agent, please call our mobile numbers.
One rental day is equal to 24 hours. Any fraction of time beyond 24 hours is considered as an additional rental day. There is a tolerance period of 2 hours.
The car hire prices quoted on this site are our best rates. Further discounts cannot be granted.
Rates for 3 days are 50 % of the 7-day rates.
Rates for rentals of more than 3 days and less than 7 days are based on the 6-day pro rata .
Rates for car rentals of more than 7 days are based on the 7-day pro rata .
Full payment is required upon signing of the rental agreement. Payment must be made with a valid credit card (Visa/Master/EuroCard, Diners Club or American Express) or in cash (including foreign currencies). Foreign cheques cannot be accepted.
Our standard reservation (without any options) includes:
Free unlimited mileage within Portugal
Collision damage waiver (CDW) with excess
Delivery and return to the airport
Delivery or pick-up in Cavoeiro & Alvor: free for bookings of 7 days or more
One additional driver
Roof rack (available only on vehicles in groups A, B and C)
Value added tax (VAT)
Available as optional extras are:
Excess waiver (known in Portugal as Super CDW)
Personal accident insurance (PAI) - € 4.00/day
Third driver/additional drivers (€ 20.00 each)
Insurance for driving in Spain - € 50.00
These options may be arranged with us when you collect the car.
Zone 1: Vilamoura, Albufeira= 15 Euro
Zone 2: ,Alvor, Carvoeiro, Portimao, Lagos, Tavira= 25 euro
Zone 3: Sagres,VRSA= 35 euro.
In addition to compulsory third-party insurance, a collision damage waiver (CDW) and theft coverage are provided.
Personal accident insurance is not included in the standard booking. Insurance cover is subject to an excess and your maximum liability is indicated below. Here is the price for optional waiver of the excess:
Groups A, B and C - € 7.00/day (prevents € 950.00 excess payment)
Groups D, E and F - € 10.00/day (prevents € 1,500.00 of excess payment)
Other Groups - € 10.00/day (prevents € 2,500.00 of excess payment)
Optional personal accident insurance (PAI) is € 4.00/day.
The insurance does NOT cover:
Damages to the wheels, tyres, windows, keys and locks;
Damage to the underside of the car due to negligent or off road use;
Damages from deliberate violation of the terms and conditions of the rental agreement or gross negligence;
Further, a police report is always requested for the insurance to cover, no matter the circumstances of the accident/damage to the car.
Yor Car Rental company declines damages not report to the Police. It is compulsory that the client deliver the Police report when return the car hire.
The Vehicle must not be driven by anyone other than you and then only under the condition that your ability to drive is not in any way impaired by mental or physical incapacity or restricted by the Law.
If you wish to take the Vehicle outside the country of rental, you must check that the YOR Car Hire-AR VI Terms & Conditions so permit you and, where necessary, obtain Yor car hire prior written consent.
Some restrictions may apply with respect to:
Loading the vehicle on trains, boats, ferries or similar means of transportation
Taking the vehicle from the mainland onto an island;
Taking certain types of vehicles across borders.
You must take care of the Vehicle, keep it in good repair and condition, pay any fines for which you may be liable, reimburse YOR Car Hire-ARVI for any damage to the Vehicle, and refund YOR Car Hire-ARVI for any costs it incurs.
You are liable for all fees, taxes, fines and penalties incurred in connection with the use of the Vehicle and for which YOR Car Hire-ARVI is charged, unless they have arisen through the fault of YOR Car Hire-ARVI.
YOR Car Hire-ARVI will apply Administration charges for the answer of fines!
During the rental period you must carry out the usual checks (engine oil level, tyre pressure, etc.) as would any careful user and you must respect the maintenance cycle of the Vehicle as stated in the maintenance guide, if any.
When parking the Vehicle, even for a short period, you undertake to lock it and make use of the Vehicle's alarm and/or immobilisation equipment. You must never leave the Vehicle unoccupied with the keys in the ignition. Non-return of the keys will lead to invalidation of the theft cover.
You undertake to use the Vehicle in a responsible manner and in particular, only for the purposes for which it is intended. For a car, this means primarily carrying passengers other than for hire and reward.
In particular, you must not use the Vehicle under any of the following conditions or for any of the following purposes:
Driving the Vehicle under the influence of alcohol, drugs or any other type of narcotic substances
Transportation of inflammable or dangerous goods, as well as toxic, corrosive, radioactive or other harmful substances
Carrying anything which, because of its smell or condition, harms the Vehicle or causes YOR Car Hire-ARVI to lose time or money before it can rent the Vehicle again
Transportation of live animals (with the exception of domestic pets, subject to prior authorisation by YOR Car Hire-ARVI)
with a roof rack, luggage carrier or similar, unless supplied by YOR Car Hire-ARVI
Re-rental to or use by other persons
Carrying passengers for hire or reward
Participating in rallies, competitions or trials, wherever they may take place
Giving driving lessons
Pushing or towing another vehicle (except those vehicles equipped by YOR Car Hire-ARVI with a towing-hook; maximum load 1,000 kg), or exceeding the authorised load weight.
Travelling on non-paved roads or on roads, the surface or state of repair of which could put the vehicle's wheels, tyres or its under body mechanics at risk
Iintentionally committing any offence.
None of the goods and baggage carried in the Vehicle, including their packing and stowage equipment, will be permitted to damage the Vehicle, nor put the occupants abnormally at risk
In any way which breaks the highway Code, road traffic laws or any other laws.
You will be liable for any offence committed during the rental period which relates in any way to your use of the Vehicle, as if you were the owner of the Vehicle. Upon the request of the Police or any official body YOR Car Hire-ARVI may have to transfer your personal data. Such transfer will be done in accordance with the data protection Laws of Portugal.
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Yor car hire- AR VI reserve the right to alter or change the conditions on our webpage, confirmation email or cancellations, without prior notice.
THEREFORE IN ANY CASE, NEITHER YOR CAR HIRE-ARVI NOR ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES WILL BE LIABLE TO THE CONTRACTING PARTY FOR ANY AMOUNTS NOR FOR ANY ACTIONS, LAW SUITS OR CLAIMS RELATED TO ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE DAMAGES (SUCH AS LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF PROFIT) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE RENTAL OR THE USE OF ANY VEHICLE WHEHER THE ACTION IS BASED ON CONTRACT OR IN TORT. YOU WILL INDEMNIFY AND HOLD YOR CAR HIRE-ARVI HARMLESS FROM ALL CLAIMS, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, LOSSES OR EXPENSES ARISING OUT OF THE RENTAL AND/OR THE USE OF THE VEHICLE.
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