There are 5 ways to get from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Faro (FAO) LIS - FAO

$45 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus Rede Expressos  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa to Faro Bus Station 93

$23 - $45

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Entrecampos to Faro(P) Intercity

$24 - $47

Bus ALSA  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Faro

$31 - $51

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) 174.2 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) is to train which costs 20€ - 45€ and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) is to fly which takes 1 h 49 min and costs 40€ - 170€.

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The distance between Lisbon and Faro Airport (FAO) is 214 km. The road distance is 279 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO). However, there are services departing from Lisboa and arriving at Faro Airport via Faro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal?

TAP Portugal flies from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) 4 times a day. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

TAP Portugal
Flights from Lisbon to Faro
Ave. Duration
45 min
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
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
+351 707 210 220
Train from Entrecampos to Faro(P)
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Purchase a
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
707 22 33 44
Bus from Lisboa to Faro Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Schedules at

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
+34 902 42 22 42
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Faro
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45

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