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Last minute flights to Faro

Departure Sat, 18 Apr Return Sat, 25 Apr
LTN London
FAO Faro
return from £61
Departure Mon, 13 Apr Return Fri, 24 Apr
SEN London
FAO Faro
return from £38
Departure Mon, 20 Apr Return Thu, 23 Apr
MAN Manchester
FAO Faro
return from £51
Departure Sun, 19 Apr Return Thu, 23 Apr
BRS Bristol
FAO Faro
return from £42
Popular flight routes to Faro
London - Faro
return from £21
Manchester - Faro
return from £38
Bristol - Faro
return from £59
Birmingham - Faro
return from £37
East Midlands - Faro
return from £33
Liverpool - Faro
return from £74

Trips to Faro

Faro travel

Visitors taking a flight to Faro will discover that it is also the gateway to Portugal's sun-kissed Algarve region, an area of spectacular natural beauty. Summer or winter, holidays in the Algarve cover all bases, from family-friendly attractions to stunning beaches and renowned golf courses. Visitors can also enjoy miles of sparkling coastline and scenic countryside dotted with villages offering oodles of history. One of the other highlights of the area is its wine production, and tours and tastings can be organised at a variety of vineyards. The area is also exceptionally rich in delightful natural beauty making travel in this region of Portugal highly addictive. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Faro!

Things to do and places to see in Faro

From nearby natural attractions, such as the Algarviana Nature Trail and Serra de Caldeirao, to historical towns of the area including Lagos and Tavira, a trip to Faro can never be dull. In the city of Faro itself, visitors can soak up the atmosphere of the old town, as well as admire 16th and 17th buildings and the city's attractive marina. Faro also offers a vibrant night scene thanks to its university. Whether you decide to base yourself there or explore the surrounding area, you will find it is ideal for people of any age or inclination.

When visiting Faro, be sure to:

  • Explore Faro's compact and cobbled Cidade Velha encircled by medieval walls
  • Visit the Sé (Cathedral) with its jumble of Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque features
  • Stop by the compelling white and yellow façade of the 18th-century Carmo Church
  • Learn about Faro's Jewish heritage at the Faro Jewish cemetery and museum
  • Trace Faro's rich seafaring history at the Maritime Museum in the marina
  • Sun seekers should head to the exquisite white sandy beaches of Faro Island
  • Take a boat cruise through the lagoons from Faro to Ilha Deserta and encounter birdlife in its natural habitat
  • Visit the Archaeological Museum and uncover Roman antiquities and mosaics, housed within a 16th-century convent
  • Eat freshly caught seafood and classic Portuguese cod
  • Dance until you drop in the city's late-night bars and clubs
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Faro airports

Faro Airport is the only airport that serves the Algarve region of Portugal, located just outside the city of Faro. The airport is at its busiest during the summer months.

  • Faro Airport

    Top airlines

    A number of airlines operate cheap flights to Faro Airport on a regular basis including: Arik Air, Air France and British Airways

    Location

    Faro Airport is located under three miles from the centre of Faro, in the southern Algarve region of Portugal.

    Transport options

    The best way to get between the airport and Faro and explore the Algarve region is by car. There are many rental agencies located just outside the arrivals hall. The airport is connected to the region by the A-22 / IP1 toll road. Several buses, including the Airport City bus lines 14 and 16 connect the airport with Faro city centre and the train station from where there are many regional and national connections. Taxis are available outside arrivals.

FAQ's about Faro

🔍 How can I find cheap flights to Faro at Opodo?
At Opodo you can find flights from £21 to Faro. Our offers are the result of a combination of different technologies, machine learning algorithms and real searches form our customers in our platform, so you can get the options that better suits your needs when flying to Faro.
🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Faro?
The top month to book flights to Faro is July, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Faro flights is August. In third place: June. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Faro, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Faro?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Faro is... August. The next best month to travel to Faro is July. And let's not forget September, the third top choice for when to go to Faro. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Faro is January.
✈️ Which airlines fly to Faro from the UK?
Airlines flying direct from the UK to Faro include:
- Ryanair, which flies from London and Manchester to Faro plus from Bristol
- Easyjet, which has flights from London and Bristol as well as Liverpool to Faro
- TAP Portugal, with flights from London to Faro and Manchester

Indirect flights from the UK to Faro include:
- TAP Portugal, which flies from London and Manchester
- Lufthansa, with flights from London and Birmingham to Faro
- Aer Lingus, which has flights from London
🕑 How long before a flight to Faro should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Faro, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Faro departing from over 50 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Faro at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
🛄 What is the name of Faro’s airport?
Faro is served by 1 airport[s]. Faro Airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 50 cities, such as London, Manchester and Bristol, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Faro’s airport from the city centre?
Faro’s airport Faro Airport is located 2 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Faro’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 1.96 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Faro Airport , for example, the average price for the ride to Faro centre is around 2.56 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Faro. Pick your preferred car type and get from Faro Airport to Faro city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Faro city centre?
There are many ways to get from Faro Airport to central Faro:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Faro Airport to Faro city centre when driving is 13 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
By Bus:
Commuting from Faro Airport to central Faro by Bus takes around 24 mins, depending on the time and the day of the week.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Faro?
If you are going to Faro, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 7.90 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 34.14 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 5.55 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 2.13 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 2.35 GBP
  • - Coffee: 1.52 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 1.52 GBP
  • - Water: 0.87 GBP

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