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Faro Airport (FAO)

Full Airport Name

Faro Airport


Faro Airport, 8001-701 Faro, Portugal

Airport Code


Country Code



(0)289 800 800


(0)289 818 802

E-mail or


Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT (GMT + 1 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 4km (2.5 miles) from Faro

Driving Directions

Departures and Arrivals are acutely signposted from the airport alliance of the EN125.

Car Parking

Car esplanade P1 is concise parking amid in the Departures breadth and P3 in the Arrivals area. Car esplanade P2 is abiding parking and is amid abaft car parks P1 and P3. Appoint cars are amid in a abstracted car park.

Car Hire

Auto Jardim, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Nationa/Alamo, Rentauto and Sixt are all represented, with counters amid in the Arrivals area.

Public Transport

Road: Taxi: Taxis can be bent from alfresco the terminal building, abreast the Arrivals concourse. Bus: Buses can additionally be bent alfresco the terminal building. Several boondocks buses accomplish amid the airport and assorted locations in axial Faro (passengers should analysis the calendar acquaint abreast the advice board at the affair point). AEROBUS provides a shuttle account amid the airport and the burghal centre amid June and October. Cartage should analysis with the airport advanced to accomplish abiding the AEROBUS is operating.

Information and Help Desks

There is an advice account board at the affair point in the terminal building. Cartage can acquaintance the advice account (tel: (0)289 800 617) for capacity of flights, disabled facilities, aperture hours and accessible carriage timetables. Cultural and day-tripper advice is additionally accessible on accession from the ICEP desk.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: There are banks in both the Arrivals and Departures concourses, with ATMs amid nearby. A agency de change and column appointment are amid in the Arrivals concourse. Eating and drinking: There are several restaurants and aliment outlets at the airport. Shopping: There are duty-free and tax-paid shops at the airport, alms a advanced array of goods. Luggage: There is a absent acreage ability abreast the affair point (tel: (0)289 800 688). Other facilities: There are biking agencies.

Conference and Business Facilities

A appointment allowance is, exceptionally, accessible for appoint in the terminal building; accessories for up to 65 assembly accommodate TV and video. For added advice on business facilities, acquaintance the airport administrator (fax: (0)289 818 802) advertence your requirements. Cartage adulatory to use the CIP Lounge (tel: (0)289 800 787) should enquire at the advice desk.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

Passengers acute wheelchairs or abetment should acquaint their airline at the time of booking. Lifts and disabled toilets are amid throughout the airport. Disabled cartage can esplanade in aloof spaces in the car esplanade adverse the terminal building.


There are no hotels on-site, although the Ibis Faro (tel: (0)289 806 771) is alone 2km (1 mile) from the airport. Other hotels in the breadth accommodate the Lti Alfamar Beach & Sport Resort, Hotel Faro and Hotel Monaco. Advice about hotels in the around of the airport is accessible from the advice account (tel: (0)289 800 617).