Terminal Faro Airport

Faro airport has one main terminal with two different areas: one side is for Arrivals and the other one is for Departures.



Faro Airport is composed by a couple of floors as follows:


- Ground level: This level is split into Arrivals area and Departures area.


Arrivals: It is located in the west side. Available services: Car rental counters, banking services, currency exchange, immigration, customs, police station, baggage carousels, food, drink and retail concessions.


Departures: It is located in the east side. Available services: Includes the check-in counters, security and passport control.

Faro airport has a total of 36 gates, and 6 of them are available to handle direct air bridges.

From this level it is possible to access to the gates areas: Center: Schengen gates (C11-C20), Right: Non-Schengen gates (D11-D20), Left: Non-Schengen gates (D21-D30).

Boarding gates A & B are separated. To connect with them, there is an escalator: Schengen gates A51-A56 and Non-Schengen gatesB51-B56.


- Mezzanine level: This is the services level.




See here the available airlines in Faro Airport Terminal.




See below the available services at Faro Airport:


- Free Wi-Fi internet connection (it is necessary to log in)

- Meeting point

- Information counter

- Rental car counters

- Banking services

- Currency exchange

- Baggage carousels

- Food, drink and retail concessions

- Smoking area

- Police station

For further information, please visit the services section.



Airport lounges

Faro Airport offers to their passengers the CIP Lounge, where they will be able to relax prior to board their flight. Location: After security.


faro.lounge@ana.pt | +351 289 800 800 (ext. 61069)


For more information, please visit the services section.




Vehicles can park just in front of the airport, there is a big parking space (uncovered) with the areas: P1, P2 and P3.


For further information, please visit the parking section.



Car rentals

To pick up the car rentals, some of the car rental agencies operate in front of the airport, in a bungalow located at the uncovered parking and others are located next to the terminal building.

For further information, please visit the car rental section.




Various hotels are located in the vicinities of Faro airport.

For further information, please visit the hotels section.



Car directions

From the airport, Faro city center is about 15 minutes by car (if there is no traffic jam).