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Madeira Airport (FNC)

Full Airport Name

Madeira Airport


9100-105 Santa Cruz, Madeira, Portugal

Airport Code


Country Code



(291) 520 700


(291) 520 761



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT (GMT + 1 from aftermost Sunday in March to aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid in the burghal of Santa Cruz, 16km (10 miles) to the northeast of Funchal.

Driving Directions

The capital alley to the airport is the Via Rápida (R101), and the drive from the centre of Funchal to the airport takes about 15 minutes.

Car Parking

Car parks 1, 3, 5, 6 and 7 are accessible to the public. A absolute admission aisle from the car esplanade leads to the commuter terminal, accouterment greater abundance to users.

Car Hire

There are six appoint companies at the airport: Auto Jardim, Avis, Drive Car Rental, Europcar, Hertz and Rodavante.

Public Transport

Road: Bus: Buses run alternate (with some variations during the day) amid the airport and Funchal burghal centre.

Taxi: Taxis can be hailed alfresco the terminal building.

Information and Help Desks

The airport advice board is anchored on akin 1, while the day-tripper appointment (tel: (291) 524 933) is amid on akin 0.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: A bank, a column office, a bill barter appointment and several ATMs are accessible in the terminal. There are additionally Netpoint machines and Wireless Internet admission available.

Eating and drinking: There are three cafes, two bars, one bite bar and two restaurants in the terminal building.

Shopping: The airport has absolutely a ample arcade area. In the accessible areas on levels 0 and 1 bounded achievement and annual shops as able-bodied as account stands and coffee shops are available. In the abandonment breadth on akin 2, articles for auction accommodate perfumes, bounded products, sunglasses, children's fashion, Madeira embroidery, covering products, biking accessories and abundant more.

Luggage: A larboard baggage ability is accessible on akin 0. The badge base (tel: (291) 520 889) is amid abreast the terminal, and it is the abode to go to with queries about absent and begin items.

Other facilities: Baby alteration accessories are amid in toilets in several areas of the terminal. The Portimar biking bureau (tel: (291) 524 737) can be begin on akin 1.

Conference and Business Facilities

Madeira Airport has two VIP rooms, one on the arena attic and accession on the aboriginal floor. In addition, there are two added apartment for use by the media. Wireless Internet admission is accessible in the terminal.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

The airport offers acceptable accessibility for cartage with bargain mobility.


Vila Galé Santa Cruz (tel: (291) 529 000) and Hotel Santa Catarina (tel: (213) 300 541) are both amid in Santa Cruz, aloof 5km (3 miles) from the airport.