Two planes, one from Transvania Airlines and another from Air Astana, a low-cost Dutch airline, have landed safely at Faro Airport after experiencing technical problems. Both planes were diverted to Faro Airport and escorted by Portuguese F-16 fighter jets, and both landed safely in order to make … Read more about Transvania and Air Astana planes land safely at Faro Airport
During a press conference, Ryanair recently announced a number of new routes to and from Faro Airport, as well as plans to invest €100 million in order to create 12 new routes in Portugal. These new routes will come into place in summer 2019, operating from all of the airline's national bases. This … Read more about Ryanair launches new routes and investment plans
Faro is the capital of the Algarve, famous for its beautiful sandy beaches, fertile soil for growing almonds and olives and, of course, great holiday resorts. Faro Airport is a 10-minute drive (six kilometres) from the town itself and a hub from which to explore the area. Probably the best way to … Read more about Why hire a car to get around the Algarve?
On Friday (1 June), the largest European air transport network, EasyJet, inaugurated the first of two new routes announced for summer 2018. The capital of the Algarve is now connected to Milan Malpensa airport, with the route available on Mondays and Fridays. In the morning, the first 154 … Read more about EasyJet inaugurates new Faro-Milan route
Good news for regular flight users and holiday makers to the Algarve in Portugal... Faro Airport FAO will have increased flight traffic from Manchester (UK) in summer 2019. Jet2.com and Jet2holidays are increasing aircraft size and, with three flights a day, passenger figures will be over six … Read more about Jet2 increases capacity at Faro Airport