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Airport Overview

Informally referred to as Funchal Airport and once known as Santa Catarina Airport, Madeira Airport is one of the most unique airports in the world. Once infamous for its short runway (mountains on one side and ocean on the other), its extended runway is now supported by 180 columns each 70m (230ft) high, extending out over the Atlantic.

The airport offers connections to 45 cities around the world and can handle 3.5 million visitors each year. Madeira Airport is perfectly situated as the gateway to Portugal’s vibrant island life.

Madeira Airport provides travellers with a host of services to ensure a pleasant and enjoyable arrival to (or departure from) the island. And it’s not just the runways that were ingeniously conceptualised; its single terminal is mostly underground. It has 40 check-in counters, 16 boarding gates and seven baggage belts. There are no air bridges, but passengers can simply stroll to the terminal once they’ve disembarked or catch one of the free bus shuttles.

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Interesting information about Funchal

Temp on Avg for this month inFunchal19.9 °CSource: World Weather Online
Average monthly rainfall inFunchal39.1 mmSource: World Weather Online
Average flight time toFunchal3 hrs 33 mins
Foreign-exchange rate inFunchal€1.00 = £0.73Source: Open Exchange Rates
Airlines flying toFunchalEmirates, Jet2 and Lufthansa
Available deals toFunchal891
Partners with offers toFunchalComeFli, and
Advertisers with offers toFunchal14
Cheapest flights offer toFunchal£94
Average flight offer toFunchal£259

 How much do things cost in Funchal?

  • Imported beer (0.33 litre): £1.46
  • One-way ticket (local transport): £1.61
  • Cappuccino: £0.96
  • 3 course meal for 2: £27.05
  • Cheap meal: £4.39
  • Taxi - fixed fee: £2.56
  • 1 mile taxi journey: £0.94
  • Local draught beer (0.5 litre): £1.10
  • Bottle of wine: £2.56
  • Pack of Marlboro cigarettes: £2.92