There are no hotels at the airport. The nearest hotel is Ibis Faro (tel: +351(0)289 806 771), two kilometers from the airport. Other hotels in the area are: LTI Alfamar Beach & Sport Resort, Hotel Faro and Hotel Monaco. Information about hotels in the area is available at (tel: +351(0)289 800 617). For more hotels and to reserve online you can go to, they have a large range of hotels with great internet rates.

Shops and restaurants

The airport has a reasonable number of bars, coffee shops and stores. The tax-free division has the customary offering of cigarettes, drinks and luxury foods. However, some items such as liquor and wines can be found cheaper in the local supermarkets.

From April to October there is a cafe/restaurant with a terrace, here you have a good view of airplanes arriving and departing, the restaurant can be accessed by the stairs or the elevator in the Arrivals Hall.


Found items (tel: +351(0)289 800 688), the window is close to the meeting point at the terminal.


The general information counter is by the meeting point (tel: +351(0)289 800 617), you can ask here about flights, opening times and the schedules of public transportation. The Tourist Bureau has a separate counter.


The airport has a limited amount of meeting rooms for a maximum of 65 people, to reserve (tel: +351(0)289 818 802). There is also a VIP lounge which is exclusively accessible through a reservation (tel: +351(0)289 800 787).

Disabled facilities

Faro Airport has adapted elevators and toilets for the disabled. Special parking spaces are opposite the terminal building. There are no special wheelchair ramps.

Other services

There are banks, money exchange offices and ATM's in the Arrivals Hall and Departures Hall, there is also a post office.