Faro Airport (FAO) is the primary gateway for millions of holidaymakers heading for the Algarve. It is well situated between Faro itself and the coast and is close to th the main coastal road which runs the length of the Algarve.
Its a modern airport, light and airy with its iconic light aircraft hanging from the roof of the departures hall, and as holiday airports Faro is one of the better airports to travel through.
Faro Airport car hire desks are located in the main Arrivals Hall. Car rental suppliers include the international brands of:
As well as local company:
When it comes to finding your rental car, it will be located in a designated parking area in the car park opposite the terminal.
As well as the car rentals desks, the single terminal building is home to the usual cafes and restaurants as well as a wide range of shops.
Whilst you can always try to pick up a car hire deal at the airport, it will almost always be more expensive than booking a car in advance. You also run the risk of the car you are wanting being unavailable and having either to pay extra to rent a vehicle larger than that you actually require, or having to squeeze into a car smaller than is comfortable.
This content was last reviewed on 26/11/2018
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