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

Taxi Faro Airport

Taxi is a good way to get to Faro Airport quickly, since downtown Faro is located at just 10 minutes!

Official taxis

In order to identify official government taxis, please bear in mind that they are coloured black and green or white-beige.

No other vehicles in Portugal are allowed to have these colour combinations.

It will be no clue to spot them.


Passengers can take a cab from the taxi rank located in front of terminal main building or you can call them by phone, there are taxis available 24 hours’ a day.

taxi Companies

You may call for a taxi from Faro Airport to the following hotline: +351 289 827 203

In case of reduced mobility passengers, special taxis are available to their convenience.


Tariff applied in Faro Airport is tariff 3, which comprises the outside city fares. 

Night fare is applied between 09:00 pm and 06:00 am.

Please note that on weekends and holidays night fare is applied 24 hours.

In that sense, there’s a fee for any trip from the airport with a minimum initial fare of € 3.25 for daytime and € 3.90 at night, weekends and holidays.

The approximate cost for a drive to Faro can vary between € 10.00 (day fare) and € 13.00 (night fare).

Fares to other popular destinations within Algarve:

- Faro (Parque das Cidades): € 14.00 (day fare), € 16.00 (night fare)

- Albufeira: € 41.00 (day fare), € 49.00 (night fare)

- Portimão: € 70.00 (day fare), € 84.00 (night fare)

- Vilamoura: € 30.00 (day fare), € 36.00 (night fare)

- Aljezur: € 107.00 (day fare), € 128.00 (night fare)


Uber and Cabify are available in Faro Airport.

One-way fare to Faro for both applications is € 9.00


If you wish to transfer to and from Faro Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.

Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!