Faro Airport (FAO)

Airport Overview:

 The Faro Airport is Portugal's second international gateway, second after Lisbon International Airport. Over 5 million passengers flew from Faro in 2008. The terminal building has recently been expanded and renewed.


Discounted rates on car rentals at the Faro Airport as well as from downtown Faro locations are offered by 1-800-Fly-Europe.

1-800-Fly-Europe also offers discounted rates on chauffeur and Faro airport transfer services.

Taxis are waiting outside the Arrivals Hall.

There is regular bus service from the airport to city center.

Airport Hotels:

The Hotel Monaco offers complimentary shuttle service to and from the Faro Airport, which is less than 2 miles away.

Discounted rates on hotels in Faro are offered by 1-800-Fly-Europe.

Information Desks:

Airport information desks are located in the arrivals area. There is also a separate tourist information desk.

Airport Facilities:

Eating and Drinking: Cafes, restaurants and bars are located throughout the airport. There is a restaurant that offers a terrace from which passengers can watch planes land and depart, open from April to October.

Shopping: Shops are located throughout the airport, including duty free.

Money: ATMs, banks and bureau de change are located throughout the airport.

Other Services: The airport provides a post office.

Faro Airport MapIATA Code: FAO

Telephone: +351 (0) 289 800 800

8001 - 701 FARO

Airport Location: The Faro Airport is approximately 1.6 miles west of the city of Faro, Portugal.

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