Madeira, Portugal

Do you enjoy beautiful nature and wonderful temperatures? Fly to Funchal!

Book a flight to Funchal, the pearl of the Atlantic Ocean and capital city of Madeira. Nature lovers will not get enough of this colourful island of Portugal. The beautiful nature consists of countless exotic flowers and plants. You can see them easily on the marked bicycle and hiking trails. The route that runs along the irrigation channels - the {i>levadas<i} - is an unexpected discovery! Do you enjoy diving or snorkelling? Go to the Garajou coast. This nature reserve is a true paradise. Are you looking for tips? Transavia has selected a number of sights in Madeira just for you.

When can you fly to Madeira?

Apart from beautiful nature, Madeira boasts historic monuments that are definitely worth a visit. A stroll through Funchal city will take you to charming churches and chapels. The parish of Monte is the highest in Funchal and it has a wonderful view over the city. Or climb to the top of Saint James Fort or Pico Fort for views over the sea. Tip: from Madeira you can be on the island of Porto Santo in no time. A great option, especially if you want to laze the day away on the beach!

Practical information

Time zone

GMT +0 (summer time +1)
In Madeira, it is 1 hour earlier than it is in the Netherlands.


The currency used in Madeira is the Euro (EUR).

Duration of flight

The flight to Madeira is about 3.5 hours. The outbound and inbound flights may be shorter if the wind direction is favourable.