Cheap flights to Faro

*Return fares per person, including taxes, excluding the £4.99 booking fee.

Why to visit Faro?

Faro is known internationally as having some of the best beaches in the world, the southern coast of Portugal is always a popular holiday destination. In fact, three of the top 10 beaches in Portugal are on the Algarve along the coast where Faro is situated.

The city is served by Faro International Airport, a seaport, marina, railway & inter regional bus service which makes it one of the most accessible cities in Europe and a perfect cruise location. Whether you're holidaying in Faro or using it as a meeting point for a cruise, we have the perfect flight package available right here.

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Practical Information about Faro

  • Temperature: The temperature 30˚C (86°F) during the summer months and 17˚C (62,6°F) during the winter months.
  • Time difference: There is no time difference between London and Faro.
  • Currency: Euro € (EUR).

What to do in Faro?

Best beaches in Faro 🏖️

This is why most people come - to lie on, turn brown and spend their days relaxing on. After your flight Faro beaches seem so welcoming with the sun blazing down and the cool waters of the Atlantic ready to embrace you.

  • The town beach, Praia de Faro, is a long stretch of golden sand with the advantage of being both sea-facing and with a more sheltered lagoon side. However being a town beach, it is very close to all amenities and also to the airport so you are likely to see and hear the flights Faro bound overhead.

  • For a quieter retreat, catch a ferry over to Farol to a sandbar beach. Alternatively there is a longer boat journey of over two hours to Ilha Deserta, part of the Parque Natural da Ria Formosa and the most southerly mainland point of Portugal. Here is a glorious stretch of sand, perfect for a picnic as there are not so many amenities. For a proper day trip, make the effort to get to Ilha de Tavira, a 10 mile beach backed by sand dunes.

  • For ease of flights Faro could not be simpler; it is in a great situation and offers the holidaymaker everything they could ask for in a summer holiday. But do not forget winter time too when flights Faro bound could be even cheaper.

Must see attractions in Faro 🕍

As well as being the perfect sun holiday destination, Faro also has a unique history and and architectural presence. Some of the sights below are well worth checking out during your stay in this breathtaking part of Portugal.

  • Faro Marina: Enjoy a lovely stroll down the marina, where you can also pop by the Faro Maritime Museum.
  • The statue of King Afonso III: A highlight in the city is the status of King Afoso III, situated in front of the archaeological museum on the square.
  • Old town Faro: Marvel at the stunning architecture and enjoy the scrumptious food in the Old Town.
  • Faro Cathedral: Located in the centre of the Old Town, the Faro cathedral is one of the highlights in the city.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about Faro

✔️ How many days in Faro is enough?

  • We recommend taking at least 3 nights in case you want to discover more cities and places in Portugal. But if you want to enjoy Faro as your final destination and spend your holiday there, then 7 days would be ideal to explore the city and beaches with no rush.

✔️ Is Faro expensive?

  • It's not very expensive. However, keep in mind that Faro isn't the cheapest city in Portugal. Faro is not as expensive as the capital Lisbon.Rent is around 20% less expensive, and day-to-day charges such as restaurant prices are likewise less expensive than in Lisbon.

✔️ Is there a lot to do in Faro?

  • Yes, there are many things to do and to see.

✔️ What is the best month to visit Faro?

  • The best time to visit Faro is during spring and fall.

✔️ Is Faro safe for tourist?

  • Yes, it is! In general, Portugal is one of the safest countries to visit. Moreover, according to the Global Peace Index map in 2022, Portugal is placed as the 6th safest country in the world! However, you should still watch out for possible pickpocketing, bag snatching, and scams. Just be mindful of your possessions since it's a popular place for tourists.

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