Cristiano Ronaldo Madeira Airport, also known as Funchal Airport or Santa Cruz Airport and opened on July 18, 1964, is one of the busiest in Portugal and serves the island of Madeira. It operates with domestic flights and international destinations within Europe.
Official Website: aeroportomadeira.pt
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 1,1 million passengers went through it in 2020.
Tel: +351 291 520 700. E-mail: email@example.com. Information desk on level 1, from 8:00 am to 11:00 pm. Tourist office on the ground floor, from 9:00 am to 9:30 pm (Tel +351 291 524 933).
The airport is situated in the town of Santa Cruz, in the island of Madeira, 16 km (10 miles) northeast from the city of Funchal.See Map
The airport has ATMs, currency exchange bureau (9:00 am to 7:00 pm) and free Wi-Fi access. The TAP Portugal Lounge is located on the third floor and opens from 4:00 am to 10:00 pm; it provides drinks, fax, printers, computers, snacks, TV, press, telephones, air conditioning (access with Priority Pass, Lounge Club, DragonPass, Diners Club, Victoria Gold or Silver membership, executive or top executive class passengers from TAP Air Portugal, American Express Platinum cardholders, first or business class passengers from Star Alliance airlines, Star Alliance Gold members, through online booking or by paying at the door - €20.00).
There are also different lines that offer transportation to several locations around the island for €3.35: 20 - Funchal, Assomada, Porto Novo, Santa Cruz, Água de Pena, Machico, Portela, Santo Serra; 53 & 78 - Funchal, Assomada, Porto Novo, Santa Cruz, Machico, Caramanchao, Portela, Referta, Porto Cruz, Moinhos, Faial; 113 - Funchal, Assomada, Porto Novo, Santa Cruz, Machico, Caniçal, Baía d'Abra; 113RS - Funchal, Assomada, Porto Novo, Santa Cruz, Machico, Moinho Serra, Ribeira Seca; 208 - Funchal, Assomada, Porto Novo, Santa Cruz, Água de Pena, Machico, Maroços, Porto da Cruz, Moinhos, Faial.
There are car rental desks in the Arrivals Hall.
Avis/Budget (Tel +351 291 524 392 - 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
Europcar (Tel +351 291 524 633 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Goldcar/Rhodium (Tel +351 211 451 595 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Guerin/Enterprise (Tel +351 291 522 248 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Hertz (Tel +351 219 426 300 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
MadeiraRent (Tel +351 291 523 355 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Rodavante (Tel +351 291 524 718 - 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
Sixt (Tel +351 291 523 355 - 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
There are several parking areas inside the enclosure, all with direct access to the terminal. More information: Tel +351 291 520 700 / 702. Fees
P0 & P1 - Short-term parking directly in front of the main building.
P5 - Lot for long stays.
P7 - Low-cost area.
Access ramps, elevators, adapted toilets and designated parking spaces. Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs during their stay at the airport should inform their airline about their needs at least 48 hours in advance.
Latest updates: May 25, 2021