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There are 10 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Faro  •  4h 7m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Faro (FAO) FRA - FAO

$50 - $574

9 alternative options

Fly to Sevilla, bus  •  6h 29m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Sevilla (SVQ) FRA - SVQ
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Faro

$103 - $386

Fly to Lisbon, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lisbon (LIS) FRA - LIS
  2. Take the train from Lisboa Oriente to Faro(P)

$98 - $303

Fly to Jerez, train, bus  •  8h 6m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Jerez (XRY) FRA - XRY
  2. Take the train from Aeropuerto de Jerez to Sevilla Santa Justa
  3. Take the bus from Seville to Faro

$102 - $409

Train, bus via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha  •  22h 54m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Avignon TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cordoba Central Ave / ...
  5. Take the bus from Cordoba to Faro

$359 - $474

Train  •  37h 33m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Avignon TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar A
  5. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha) Ic
  6. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Faro(P) Ic

$446 - $598

Bus  •  38h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Strasbourg 108
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Faro

$218 - $332

Train, bus Eurolines CH  •  40h 25m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Basel to Faro

$236 - $325

Train, drive  •  27h 9m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv
  3. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  5. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Faro

$451 - $624

Drive  •  22h 51m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro 1549.1 miles

$350 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro is to fly which costs 40€ - 500€ and takes 4h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro is to fly which costs 40€ - 500€ and takes 4h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Faro via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Faro(P) via Mannheim Hbf, Avignon TGV, Barcelona Sants, Vigo-Guixar and Porto(Campanha). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 33m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Faro is 1958 km. The road distance is 2478.6 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro without a car is to train and bus which takes 22h 54m and costs 310€ - 420€.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro is to fly which takes 4h 7m and costs 40€ - 500€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 380€ - 550€ and takes 37h 33m, you could also bus, which costs 180€ - 290€ and takes 38h 31m.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro.
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  • Distance: 1224 miles
  • Duration: 4h 7m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Faro, Portugal?

TUIfly, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro via Mannheim Hbf, Avignon TGV, Barcelona Sants, Vigo-Guixar, and Porto(Campanha) in around 37h 33m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Faro via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Sevilla via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Sevilla via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Sevilla via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Frankfurt to Sevilla via Catania
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Sevilla via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Faro via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Sevilla via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Jerez
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Jerez via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Jerez
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $3,000
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Oriente to Faro(P)
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Faro(P)
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$60 - $95
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Aeropuerto de Jerez to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
13h 36m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
renfe.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $320
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $140
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Sevilla - Plaza de Armas to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Seville to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Cordoba to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Faro
Ave. Duration
33h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $310
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Faro
Ave. Duration
36h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Book at
eurolines.ch

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 5m.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Faro station.

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Faro is 1h behind Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 10:59 PM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 9:59 PM in Faro.

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), arrive at Faro(P) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro is 2479 km. It takes approximately 22h 51m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Faro.

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TUIfly, Ryanair, Swiss and three other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Faro Airport.

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There are 1957+ hotels available in Faro. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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