There are 14 ways to get from London to Faro by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly from London Heathrow  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Faro (FAO) LHR - FAO

$110 - $410

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Train to London Luton, fly  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Faro (FAO) LTN - FAO

$56 - $496

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Fly from London Gatwick  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Faro (FAO) LGW - FAO

$64 - $388

Fly from London Stansted  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Faro (FAO) STN - FAO

$63 - $248

Train to Southend, fly  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Faro (FAO) SEN - FAO

$66 - $268

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Faro (FAO) BHX - FAO

$90 - $801

Train to Bristol, fly  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Faro (FAO) BRS - FAO

$114 - $530

Train to East Midlands, fly  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Long Eaton
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Faro (FAO) EMA - FAO

$112 - $245

Train, bus  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Sevilla Santa Justa Ave / ...
  5. Take the bus from Sevilla Santa Justa to Faro

$439 - $720

Bus and ferry, bus  •  35 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Faro

$236 - $368

Train  •  36 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar Hot / ...
  4. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha) Ic
  5. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Faro(P)

$474 - $762

Bus  •  39 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Evora, Évora 793
  3. Take the bus from Evora Bus Terminal to Faro Bus Terminal

$134 - $219

Drive, car ferry  •  34 h 33 min

  1. Drive from London to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Faro

$256 - $703

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  26 h 3 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  6. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Faro

$643 - $788

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London to Faro. However, there are services departing from London Victoria and arriving at Faro via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Faro. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Faro(P) via Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants, Vigo-Guixar and Porto(Campanha). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 4 min.

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The distance between London and Faro is 1078 miles.

The best way to get from London to Faro without a car is to train and bus which takes 20 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from London to Faro, including transfers.

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London to Faro bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from London Victoria station.

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London to Faro train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Faro is to fly which takes 6 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 36 h 4 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 39 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 55 min.

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London to Faro bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Faro station.

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Map of how to get from London to Faro.
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  • Distance: 1077.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

What companies run services between London, England and Faro, Portugal?

British Airways, TAP Portugal and six other airlines fly from London to Faro every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Faro via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants, Vigo-Guixar, and Porto(Campanha) in around 36 h 4 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from London Stansted to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Faro via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Faro via Knock
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Faro via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Faro via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from London Luton to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Southend to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Southend to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Birmingham to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Birmingham to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Bristol to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from East Midlands to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from East Midlands to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from London Stansted to Faro via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from London Stansted to Faro via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from London Luton to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from London Luton to Faro via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Southend to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Bristol to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from East Midlands to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from London Gatwick to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from London Stansted to Faro
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $2,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Faro via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Faro via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Faro via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Bristol to Faro via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Faro via Cork
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Southend to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Faro via Cork
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Faro via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Faro via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,800
Flights from Birmingham to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Faro via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Bristol to Faro via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Faro via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from London St Pancras International to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Virgin West Coast Trains
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $400
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
renfe.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
15 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
renfe.com
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 Porto(Campanha) to Faro(P)
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $95
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Sevilla Santa Justa to Faro
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Faro
Ave. Duration
29 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 London to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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 Paris, Paris to Evora, Évora
Ave. Duration
23 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Evora Bus Terminal to Faro Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$100 - $140
Car
$330 - $470

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

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British Airways, Eurowings, Aer Lingus and two other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Faro Airport.

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There are 1629+ hotels available in Faro. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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