Faro Airport Informational Guide to Faro Algarve Airport (FAO) - Non Official

Faro Airport Bus

See below the available bus options from Faro Airport:

Route 16: Faro airport – faro city centre 

Otherwise known as the pink lane, Route 16 covers the route from Faro Bus Station to Faro Airport and ending at Praia de Faro (Ilha de Faro).

Once in Faro, you can take other coach lines to go to other villages of Algarve.


There are several coaches a day.

Buses run from 05:20 am until 00:10 am, approximately.

See schedule here.

Trip time is 20 minutes.


There are a couple of bus stops at Faro Airport:

- Next to Departures entrance
- Next to Arrivals exit


See one-way ticket cost:

- Adult: € 2.25
- Children: € 1.50

Route 14: Faro city centre via Faro Airport

By Route 14 you can get to Montenegro and Forum Algarve from Faro Airport, among other locations in the city centre.

On the round trip, it goes through Atalaia and ends its route in Faro Bus Station.

Trip time from Faro Airport to Bus Station is 30 minutes.


Buses depart from FAO Airport to Praia at 07:30 am, 08:20 am, 08:50 am, 09:20 am, 09:50 am, 10:50 am and 05:30 pm.

On its way back to Faro Bus Station, at 07:45 am, 12:35 pm, 06:35 pm and 08:20 pm.

See schedule here.

proximo bus

The company Proximo offers transportation to and from Faro Airport to city centre. 

Find more information here. 

Rede expressos

If you wish to get to other cities, Rede Expressos covers the route between Faro Airport and Seville in Spain.

See more information here.


Flixbus offers other long distances bus transportation options. 

See more information here.