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Flights from Faro Airport

Faro Airport is located outside the city, roughly 7km from the historic centre.

Travel to and from Faro Airport

IATA code: FAO

Name: Faro Airport

Address: 8001-701 Faro, Portugal

Address: +351 289 800 800


If you are travelling from Faro and wish to take your own car, the airport offers safe and secure parking.

Public Transport

The airport has an excellent bus service to Faro city centre, with buses running between 5am and 11:15pm every day of the week. There is no train station at the airport, but the CP Railway Station in the centre of Faro is easily accessible by bus or taxi if you wish to continue your onward journey by rail.


There is a dedicated taxi rank outside the arrivals area and there are always plenty available, so there is no need to book. Taxis are the quickest way to travel from the airport to Faro.

Car hire

If you are flying to Faro and wish to explore the Algarve in total freedom, you may wish to hire a car. A number of car hire companies serve the airport including Avis.