Faro Airport Portugal (FAO) is found in the heart of the Algarve and offer year round good weather, which makes this place popular for holiday makers. The airport is well designed to fit in with the colourful surroundings and is only five miles from Faro town. In 2008 it handled over five million passengers.
Flights arrive daily from many European and transatlantic destinations. There is one terminal building that handles all passenger traffic with Check-in and Arrivals found on the same level. Information and budget car rental desks can both be found on the same level. A post office is available to use before passing to airside.
Found all over the airport are a variety of different coffee shops where tea and simple snacks are on offer. When going past security there are three simple restaurants to choose from all catering European food. A viewing terrace with a small snack shop is open in departures depending on weather conditions.
Cheap car hire at Faro Airport Portugal (FAO) is what a lot of people choose to use for their mode of transport for leisurely travel around the Algarve. A taxi rank is found to the left of the terminal building with a board for fare charges to certain towns. A bus stop close to the terminal will take people in the surrounding area.
In the Arrivals hall there is an information desk where staff can help with you onward needs. Cheap car hire at Faro Airport Portugal (FAO) is available through nine shop units for people hiring cars. Internet access is available at booths found around the main terminal building. A bank and ATMs are also located throughout the airport.