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Car Hire at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport

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Santa Cruz das Flores Airport, Santa Cruz das Flores, Portugal - Azores Islands
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Mini
Renault Twingo or comparable
Renault Twingo
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Ilha Verde
£ 14.66 per day
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Economy
Opel Corsa or comparable
Opel Corsa
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Autatlantis
£ 17.94 per day
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Compact
Skoda Scala or comparable
Skoda Scala
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 46.07 per day
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Minivan
Renault Trafic or comparable
Renault Trafic
  • 9
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Ilha Verde
£ 83.47 per day
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Most Popular Car Hire Offers

Mini
Renault Twingo or comparable
Renault Twingo
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 3x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Ilha Verde
£ 15.16 / per day
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Mini
Toyota Aygo or comparable
Toyota Aygo
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Autatlantis
£ 15.25 / per day
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Mini
Toyota Aygo or comparable
Toyota Aygo
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Autatlantis
£ 15.54 / per day
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Economy
Ford Fiesta or comparable
Ford Fiesta
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Ilha Verde
£ 17.27 / per day
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These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 02:12 on 2022-01-17.

Travel Information

Language
Portuguese
Currency
EUR
Dialing code
351
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of city centre
90 - 100 km/h
56 - 62 mi/h
Speed limit within city centre
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Santa Cruz das Flores Airport

Airport Car Hire

Hire a car at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport. This beautiful island is all about enjoying the outdoors, so drive your hire car straight to one of the Lajes das Flores beaches or to the rocky Fajã Grande Beach. Swim in natural tidal pools at Santa Cruz, spend a day at the Morro Alto and Pico do Se Natural Forest Reserve, visit one of the diving centres, or hike in the canyons.

In the town of Lajes, check out the Matriz da Lomba Church. In Santa Cruz, the Flores Museum and the Ponta do Albernaz Lighthouse are fun places to visit. So is the Boqueirao Environmental Interpretation Center, to learn about the area’s natural history. And you’re sure to have an excellent time on a whale watching tour.

Flores is a wonderful destination, so why not stay longer and explore more? With a longer-term car hire deal, you can visit the island’s less touristy areas and see how the locals live. If your car hire provider permits it, you can even take a ferry to one of the other Azores islands. It’s easy to pick up your hire car at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport and drop it off at a different location. Start planning your adventure today!

Santa Cruz das Flores Airport is also known as Flores Airport, Santa Cruz Airport, and Aeroporto das Flores.

Top international routes

  • Ponta Delgada
  • Horta
  • Lajes
  • Corvo

Main airlines

SATA Air Açores

Terminals

The single airport terminal serves all arrivals and departures.

Location

Flores Airport is in the Santa Cruz das Flores parish of Flores Island. Any destination on the island that’s accessible by car can be reached in 30 minutes or less.

Most popular types of hire car

  • Station wagons - starting at £ 54 per day
  • Medium cars - starting at £ 53 per day
  • People Carriers - starting at £ 71 per day
  • Premium cars - starting at £ 112 per day
  • Small cars - starting at £ 27 per day

Car hire desks

Some of the desks are inside the airport terminal. The exact location of your car hire provider's desk will be listed on your Confirmation Voucher.

Services and facilities

Santa Cruz das Flores Airport is very likely the smallest public airport that you’ll ever visit. Nonetheless, you’ll find a small and cosy shop where you can buy food, handicrafts, works of art, and CDs made by local artists. The airport is partially equipped for passengers with reduced mobility. Special assistance is also available, but make sure to contact your airline at least 48 hours before arrival if you’d like this service. Keep in mind that the airport is only open from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. every day.

Nearest petrol station

There is a Galp petrol station located across the street for the airport; therefore, you don't have to worry about founding a station before you reach the airport.

Airport information

Score
6.6
  • Getting to the airport 9.0
  • Check-in desks 10.0
  • Facilities and services 7.0
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 7.0
  • Dining and car hire services 7.0
  • Lounge 7.0

Santa Cruz das Flores Airport (FLW)

  • IATA: FLW
  • ICAO: LPFL
  • Name: Santa Cruz das Flores Airport (FLW)
  • Size: Medium Airport
  • Passengers (per year): 55,264
  • Distance from the city centre: 0.6 miles / 1 km N of town

Top 7 Destinations around Santa Cruz das Flores Airport

  1. Horta Port starting at £ 14.71 per day
    239.5 km / 148.8 miles away
  2. Madalena Harbour starting at £ 15.25 per day
    246.9 km / 153.4 miles away
  3. Pico Airport starting at £ 14.66 per day
    253.1 km / 157.3 miles away
  4. Velas Harbour starting at £ 15.25 per day
    267.0 km / 165.9 miles away
  5. Lajes Air Base Terceira starting at £ 12.11 per day
    357.0 km / 221.8 miles away
  6. Ponta Delgada Airport starting at £ 8.08 per day
    509.1 km / 316.3 miles away
  7. Ponta Delgada Delivery starting at £ 10.89 per day
    511.0 km / 317.5 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport?

Our data show how prices for hiring a car at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport fluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport
£ 17.52
January
£ 20.03
February
£ 17.52
March
£ 36.72
April
£ 48.40
May
£ 55.70
June
£ 55.12
July
£ 61.35
August
£ 31.98
September
£ 20.49
October
£ 15.58
November
£ 18.36
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport is November with prices starting at £ 15.58 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is August with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 61.35. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 33. You can use this to plan your trip at the time of year when it would be most economical to hire a car. Note that these prices are only averages. The amount of time you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices.

What’s the most popular hire length at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport?

Hirers picking up a car at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport keep them for an average of 6 days during in December, while those picking up their cars in May keep them for an average of 3.
Average Hire Length at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport
4
January
5
February
4
March
4
April
3
May
3
June
3
July
3
August
4
September
5
October
4
November
6
December

Which month sees the highest demand for car hire at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport?

Though Santa Cruz das Flores Airport is popular for travellers all year long, the month with the highest demand for hire cars is in May. December is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
93%
January
116%
February
130%
March
175%
April
180%
May
105%
June
109%
July
88%
August
62%
September
56%
October
51%
November
36%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Ilha Verde Renault Twingo 3 1 Small cars
Ilha Verde Ford Fiesta 4 3 Small cars
Autatlantis Toyota Aygo 5 1 Small cars
Ilha Verde Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Ilha Verde Renault Captur 5 3 Medium cars
Europcar Renault Clio 4 1 Small cars
Autatlantis Dacia Duster 5 2 SUVs
Autatlantis Opel Corsa 4 1 Small cars
Autatlantis Opel Zafira 5 2 People Carriers
Autatlantis Smart ForFour 4 1 Small cars

Top 6 Hire Companies at Santa Cruz das Flores Airport in 2022

SIXT
SIXT
Remarkable 9.2
+351255788199
Aeroporto das Flores
Ilha Verde
Ilha Verde
Remarkable 9
+0351292542372 / +351910546619
Aeroporto das Flores - 9970-320 Santa Cruz - Flores
£ 15 - £ 86
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.7
+351292542372
AEROPORTO DAS FLORES
£ 35 - £ 70
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:00
Tue:08:00-19:00
Wed:08:00-19:00
Thu:08:00-19:00
Fri:08:00-19:00
Sat:08:00-19:00
Sun:08:00-19:00
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.6
+351292542372
AEROPORTO DAS FLORES
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:00
Tue:08:00-19:00
Wed:08:00-19:00
Thu:08:00-19:00
Fri:08:00-19:00
Sat:08:00-19:00
Sun:08:00-19:00
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.5
+351292542372
Flores Airport, Rua de Santa Catarina, 9970-320 Santa Cruz das Flores
£ 40 - £ 40
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:00
Tue:08:00-19:00
Wed:08:00-19:00
Thu:08:00-19:00
Fri:08:00-19:00
Sat:08:00-19:00
Sun:08:00-19:00
Autatlantis
Autatlantis
Outstanding 8.5
+351292542278 / +351961393996 / +351296205340
Aeroporto Flores, 9970-320, Santa Cruz das Flores
£ 15 - £ 51
Working hours
Mon:09:00-19:00
Tue:09:00-19:00
Wed:09:00-19:00
Thu:09:00-19:00
Fri:09:00-19:00
Sat:09:00-19:00
Sun:09:00-19:00
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