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Faro is a very popular destination for sun-seekers from Northern Europe and UK. Each summer they flock the beaches, looking for sun, sand, fun and cocktails. But if you want to get a real feeling of what Faro and the Algarve are all about, come here during the off-season. And if you are sick of the cold winters in Northern Europe, a vacation in Faro is exactly what you are looking for.
Airfare to Faro is affordable thanks to the many low-cost carriers offering flights into this area. But that doesn’t save you for doing some research before you plan to fly.
One airport in Faro
Faro Airport (FAO) is located just 2.6 km from the city center. It is a hub for Ryanair. During the summer season — March to October — the airport gets very busy. Plenty of low cost carriers fly here including: Air Berlin, bmibaby and easyJet. The airport is also served by large European carriers.
Two ways to save on airfare to Faro
In order to get the best of the low-cost flights into Faro and if you are already in Europe, make sure to keep your eyes on the deals and be prepared either to book well in advance or to fly on the spur of the moment. If you are not on the continent, consider flying through one of the major European hubs, such as London or Amsterdam. Alternatively, you can fly into Lisbon and catch a connecting flight from there.
Another way to save money on airfare to Faro is to fly during the low season; and when it comes to Faro that’s from November until February. The weather is still nice in the area plus you get to experience the real culture and see how the locals live without the tourists taking over the places.