Casa da Eira, Algarve, Portugal

Travelling to the Algarve

Pretty much the only way into the Algarve is via Faro aiport. Many major airlines have a scheduled service as do large number of package tour operators. Below are some links to the airlines that fly into Faro....happy searching!


Airlines flying into Faro

Easyjet, BMI Baby, Monarch, ThomsonFly, Ryanair, Aer Lingus, Thomas Cook, Jet2, British Airways.


Car rental options

There are several car rental agencies in Faro. Many of them are represented at the airport also but they will usually impose an extra fee. Do get all the insurance you can. Here are some links to give you a few options: Auto-Europe, CarJet, EasyCar


Disabled Transport and Equipment

Car with hand controls can be booked through AutoVirgem

An accessible transfer and travel can be booked through EZ Click

Disabled equipment can be hired locally at Sulcare


Car Hire Insurance excess cover

Have you ever collected your hire car and been advised that you need extra insurance? There is a cheaper alternative at insurance4carhire. Annual European cover starts at £49 per year. This is featured on 'TimesOnline' best travel websites 2009.