Flights from Manchester to Faro

Manchester to Faro

  • The most popular airline flying from Manchester to Faro last month was Ryanair
  • There are 46 flights a week from Manchester to Faro
  • Manchester to Faro is 1,162 miles
  • The average flight time from Manchester to Faro is 3h
  • 5 airlines fly direct from Manchester to Faro
  • £65 was the cheapest return price from Manchester to Faro last month

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Flights from Manchester to Faro

This information is correct as of July 2015

Daily direct flights from Manchester to Faro, Portugal are served by Monarch, Jet2 and Ryanair.

Terminal Information

Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport, located 30 minutes to the south of Manchester is one of the UK’s busiest airports with flights to Faro from all three terminals depending on the airline you are flying with. It is recommended that you arrive at the airport at least two hours before your flight to Faro, ensuring you have time to check in, pass through security and head into the departures lounge.

Ryanair and Jet2 passengers can check in online or via mobile app whilst Monarch offer online check in in advance in order to save time at the airport. Bag drop desks are located throughout the check in hall for any hold luggage you have.

Jet2 flights depart from Terminal 1. Here you will find ample shopping opportunities with some of the UK’s favourite brands such as Next, Clarins, JD, Timberland and Monsoon. Whilst waiting for your flight you will be able to pick up something to eat whether it’s a snack from coffee shops such as Costa and Soho Coffee Co or restaurants such as Giraffe and The Grain Loft.

Terminal 2 is home to Monarch flights to Faro with similar retailers and places to eat as found in Terminal 1 with some exclusives such as The Spinning Jenny Brew House, The Observatory Bar and Caffe Ritazza.

Ryanair is based in Terminal 3 here you will find a smaller range of facilities though you will still have plenty of choice when it comes to food and drink with the likes of The Lion and The Antelope, Upper Crust and Costa available. You can pick up any last minute reading for the flight from WHSmith or essentials from Boots.

Passengers in Manchester Airport can enjoy up to 60 minutes of free Wi-Fi, with opportunities to purchase further Wi-Fi access beyond this.

For those enjoying the duty free shopping at Manchester Airport the additional bag policy allows you to take one standard sized shopping bag on board your flight with you alongside your hand luggage when flying within the UK and the EU.

Each of the three terminals has an Escape Lounge upgrade available located within the departure lounge. The Escape Lounge offers complimentary food, drink, unlimited WiFi and a place to relax before your flight to Faro.

Faro Airport

Faro Airport in South Portugal is located 6km from Faro, with only one terminal you will easily find the baggage collection point and then your onward travel options whether its bus, taxi or car hire.

Buses depart from outside the airport to destinations such as Praia de Faro, Montenegro, Faro and the train and bus stations, a number of stops are near popular Faro hotels on the route. Alternatively, you can take a taxi from the terminal direct to your destination, it’s important to note that if you are travelling via the Via do Infante toll charges will be added to your taxi fare and there may be charges for large baggage.

What to expect in Faro

Faro offers a glimpse into traditional southern Portugal and a destination for sun all year around. When eating out in Faro you will discover many of the traditional Portuguese dishes, freshly caught seafood, Port and wine which are typically cheaper than what you would find in the UK.

Portugal shares the same time zone as the UK.

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