The flight between London and Faro takes approximately 2 hours. You can depart from most London airports: Gatwick, London City, Stansted, Luton and Southend. Flights from other UK airports is possible, although the most travelled route is from London. Eight airlines offer cheap flights to Portugal from the UK including low cost airlines such as Ryanair, EasyJet and British Airways. You can compare the differences in price by using an online comparison service. Faro airport is extremely busy between March and October as people who are searching for flights to Albufeira or flights to Vale do Lobo or Quinta do Lago also must fly to Faro, so it's best to book far in advance or compare flights from quieter airports such as Bristol. You can get a cheap flight that travels directly to Portugal from all UK airports offering Faro, as well as its nearby popular resorts such as Vialmoura, Lagos or Portimao, as great holiday destinations. You can book a cheap rental car from one of the ten car hire companies that serve Faro airport to make the short journey into the city centre once you get to the other side.
This Portuguese city has many attractions for visitors - diving off the coast with Hidroespaco, Teatro Lethes, the Archaeological Museum, Faro Beach and many more. Make sure that you plan ahead to make sure that you can fit in all of the attractions that you want to see into your summer holiday. If time allows and you are searching some beach time, the resorts of Quinta do Lago or Vale do Lobo are great for relaxing and are also popular with golfers. For those seeking good nightlife and a beach Albufeira ticks all the boxes.