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

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Fly  •  1h 56m

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

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Bus via Faro  •  3h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Faro MundialTurismo / ...

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Train  •  3h 39m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Faro Ic

Bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Faro Airport

Drive  •  2h 41m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) 278.3 km

Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) by train and bus

The journey time between Lisbon and Faro Airport (FAO) is around 3h 39m and covers a distance of around 310 km. This includes an average layover time of around 28 min. Operated by Comboios De Portugal and Próximo, the Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) service departs from Lisboa - Entrecampos and arrives in Faro Airport. Typically 35 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

35 Weekly Services
3h 39m Average Duration
€23 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) is to bus via Faro which costs €14 - €65 and takes 3h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) is to fly which costs €30 - €240 and takes 1h 56m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lisbon Sete Rios and arriving at Faro Airport. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Faro Airport (FAO) is 214 km. The road distance is 278.3 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) without a car is to train which takes 3h 39m and costs €23 - €35.

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It takes approximately 1h 56m to get from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO), including transfers.

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Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Lisboa Sete Rios station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) is to fly which takes 1h 56m and costs €30 - €240. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €23 - €35 and takes 3h 39m, you could also bus via Faro, which costs €14 - €65 and takes 3h 56m.

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Faro station.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO).
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  • Distance: 214.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 56m

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

TAP Portugal flies from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) 3 times a day. Alternatively, Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Faro 5 times a day. Tickets cost €21 - €30 and the journey takes 2h 52m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Faro
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €260
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban 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 connect to trains in Portugal's 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. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 808 109 110
Email
apoiocliente@cp.pt
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€21 - €30
Bus operators
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Schedules at
rede-expressos.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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Faro
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€22 - €60
Website
ALSA
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Faro Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€25 - €70
Website
ALSA
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
RenEX

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO) is 278 km. It takes approximately 2h 41m to drive from Lisbon to Faro Airport (FAO).

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Lisbon Airport to Faro Airport.

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There are 457+ hotels available in Faro Airport (FAO). Prices start at €100 per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs €4.

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