Faro International Airport in Portugal information
Faro International Airport. Airport code: FAO
Faro Airport has only one terminal. This facility has been in use since 1966 but is currently undergoing renovation to cope with the increase in tourist levels. The airport also has one cargo terminal. The passengers’ terminal is currently designed to handle 22 aircraft and 2,400 passengers per hour. This is intended to increase to 30 aircraft and 3,000 passengers once the renovations are complete in 2013. There are 63 check-in desks at the airport.
The terminal has several facilities that allow it to serve the passengers well. Several shops are aligned within the airport offering various items for sale. There are also bars and cafes where you can grab something to eat or drink. If you are interested in financial services, the terminal contains a bank, ATM machines and a bureau de change. There is also a post office present.
The terminal is designed with disabled people in mind. There are facilities all over the terminal available for their use including washrooms. There are also lifts and ramps to aid them move about freely.
Faro Airport Contact
Tel: +351 (0) 289 800 800
Fax: +351 (0) 289 818 802
TELEX: 58037 AFRDIR
Faro Airport 8001-701
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