Madeira Funchal Airport Transfers Transport
Frequent Asked Questions
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We have tried to cover all the important topics, however, if you cannot find the answer to your question then please Contact Us or email us:
- This is one of the biggest differences between us and the others. www.madeira-airport-transfers.com allows you to book your Madeira Funchal airport transfers ONLINE 12 hours prior to your flight. In these cases you will not receive a confirmation e-mail because you have made a booking very close to the time of arrival, our driver will still be there waiting for you (as our automated system will inform the driver). However, we highly recommend you to make your reservations in advance.
- A one-way booking will include a single journey, either from your arrival Funchal [ fnc ] airport, or to your departure to the airport.
- A two-way booking includes both the arrival and departure taxis transfers from Funchal airport [ fnc ] to accommodation.
- Our Madeira Airport Transfers Driver will normally wait for 60 minutes before making enquiries with the airline and lost and Found.
- The driver will also attempt to call you if a valid mobile telephone number is given..
- Only after all this and if there is no sign of the passengers will the driver leave Funchal airport.
- On Express Shuttle The Maximum Shuttle waiting time for customers at the airport is 30 minutes from the moment they make contact with our airport representative. We will try to keep waiting times to a minimum.
- Yes, on Private taxi transfers children seats are FREE of Charge; they must be reserved at the time of booking the transfer.
- On Private taxi transfers, infants and children do count as one person as they take up a seat belt place.
- On Shared airport Transfer, infants and children do count as one person as they take up a seat belt place.
- Each passenger has an allowance of a suitcase and piece of hand luggage .
- If you are bringing extra luggage for example; pushchairs, wheelchairs, golf bags or any other out of the ordinary items ; please Notify Us in the message box in the booking form or to the contact page; ensuring that we are aware of the extra luggage.
- We may have to send a larger car.
- There is no extra charge.if reserved at the time of booking the transfer.
- By email:
- Telefone: (00351) 913 756 539
- or just tell the driver what time and day you want to be picked up.
- The times on the price list are the standard journey times on a normal day.
- These times may alter slightly in high season when there is more traffic or road works affect the direct route of the journey.
- You will be notified if there is any anticipated delay to your journey.
- We automatically calculate your collection time for your departure flight as the journey time plus 2 hours check in time.
- You have the option to override this if you have chosen a Private taxi transfer; we then collect you from your Madeira (Funchal) hotel/apartment at the time you have requested.
- We at Madeira-Airport-Transfers recommend that you arrive at funchal airport a minimum of 90 minutes before departure time. We will NOT accept responsibility for missed flights due to clients not booking the taxi with enough time to spare.
- On a shared transfer the time will be given to you and you CANNOT have an option to override it.
Depending on the Type of transfer booked:
- Shuttle and shared transfers will pick-up and drop off people en-route, but dropping you off in front of your Acomadations door.
- Private Madeira taxis transfers provide a direct door to door service.
- No, if you book a Private Madeira taxi transfer.
- Yes, if you book a Shuttle transfer.
- Very easy and safe.
- You pay the driver in cash [euros]
- Please pay all at once after you arrive at the Madeira Hotel. Once you have paid, the driver will give you ; a "Pick up voucher" ; which you will then give to the driver on the return journey in lieu of money.
- Or you are also welcome to pay online (in advance); we use PayPal, the system that is used by EBAY and offers the latest and best security technology. If you opt to pay in advance via PayPal our driver will be automatically informed so you will not need to do anything else.
- However, if you really do prefer not to pay all at once there is no problem; you can pay for each trip separately!
- Please Follow the instructions
- Click on "View and Pay invoice" .
- Top Left corner click -" Pay (value to pay)
- Login( do not log in, but click on -. "Pay with Bank Account or credit card"
- Fill in you card details
- on the Bottom click on " No, I do not want an account now"
- "Click "PAY NOW"
- Madeira Airport Transfers will use every reasonable means to ensure that the vehicle(s) arrives on time and that it reaches its destination on time.
- If for any reason the vehicle for your departure Private transfer is delayed more than 5 mins from the scheduled pickup time, please call Madeira Airport Transfers, name and phone number are provided on voucher or confirmation email.
- When you book a Shuttle transport to the airport, we cannot guarantee an exact pick-up time.Shuttle Transfers can be delayed up to 50 minutes
email to and our accounts department will email it to you.
- We cater to any Accomadation on Madeira Island.
- Email us on: with the new your details.
- All free of charge.
- You may cancel your booking at any time, please email us on:
- If your flight has been cancelled by your airline please let us know so we can inform our driver.
- No Cancellation Fees
- Full Refund for Late Cancellations
Express Door to Door Shuttle Transfers
-Operated from 08h00 to 20h00 - 7 days a week and 360 days a year - ( 25- 26 Dec + 1 Jan NO Shuttle Service)
- Operated from 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year - including holidays
- Private airport Transfers are quoted per Vehicle.
- Express Shared transfer are quoted per person.
- Our prices do not include a tip.
- In Madeira Island tips are not compulsory.
- As is standard across the globe if you feel your driver has been friendly and courteous, then a small tip is the norm.
- You can make a reservation as soon as you have your flight number.
- In Madeira Island tips are not compulsory.
- We allow you to make a reservation a maximum of 9 months before your date of travel.
- We will take you anywhere you like.
- Please Send Us an email for an exact price quote.