The choice of cheap flights to Portugal is huge all year round, particularly flights to Faro and the Algarve.
Portugal is well served by airports, with Faro Airport serving the Algarve and Southern Portugal, Lisbon Airport situated very near Lisbon city centre serving the central Portugal region and Porto Airport serving the north. Madeira has its own large airport now linked efficiently to Funchal the capital via the fast motorway. All of the Azores Islands have airport bases, with the biggest being on Sao Miguel.
As you'd expect at Portugal's main holiday hub airport - Faro, both scheduled and charter flights head into Faro Airport in their droves. From the UK and Ireland alone almost all airports offer some flights to Faro Airport and the Algarve, including Manchester, London Airports, Dublin, Shannon, Cork Exeter, Cardiff, Bristol and Southampton. Faro Airport is a modern European Airport, serving Algarve holiday visitors well with a choice of car hire outlets based here, ample shopping, parking, restaurant and general passenger services such as ATMs, banks and currency exchange, an efficient baggage reclaim area and tourist information. You can even get a massage at Faro Airport! (a popular airport destressor - you'll see one in the departure lounge at Lisbon Airport too!) For the best cheap flights to Faro and the Algarve check the Open Jet Cheap Flights Algarve weblink right or contact iknow-holidays booking line direct.
Numerous other flights head into Faro Airport from elsewhere in Europe, including Paris, Barcelona and Munich. The choice of cheap flights to the Algarve via Faro Airport couldn't be better from the UK and Ireland. For cheap flights to Faro Airport and the Algarve contact Iknow-Holidays Ltd booking line direct, or check the Cheap Flights Algarve weblink right for the best budget flights to Faro Airport.
Approximate Transfer Times from Faro Algarve Airport are - Albufeira 60 minutes, Praia da Oura 50 minutes, and Vilamoura 30 minutes. Faro 10 minutes, Tavira 46 minutes, Moncarapacho 30 minutes, Monte Gordo 1 hour, Vale do Garrao 30 minutes, Vale do Lobo 35 minutes and Quinta do Lago 35 minutes.
Transfer times from Faro Airport to key locations on the West Algarve are as follows: Faro to Alvor Transfer approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes, Armacao de Pera 1 hour, Carvoeiro 1 hour, Ferragudo 1 hour, Lagos 1 hour and 10 minutes, Monchique 1 hour and 15 minutes, Praia da Rocha 1 hour, Sagres 1 hour, Silves 1 hour, Praia da Luz near Lagos around 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Cheap flights to Lisbon choice is superb, and you can hop on direct flights to Lisbon from London Gatwick, Heathrow and Luton, and Dublin Airports.
From other airports around the UK and Ireland you'll have to first fly to a connecting airport, eg. Heathrow or even another European Airport such as Munich. Contact Iknow Holidays booking line direct for the best cheap flight deals and connector flight deals to Lisbon. We can identify the cheapest flights to Lisbon for the period you want to travel.
Lisbon Airport is all rather chic, befitting this chic contemporary European city. Situated very near Lisbon city centre just to the north, Lisbon Airport brings you right into the heart of Lisbon. Most of the Lisbon hotel accommodation on this website are just a short drive, or free hotel pick-up away!
Porto has an international, award-winning airport, Francisco Sa Carneiro Airport that lies 12 miles north of Porto city itself. It is also known as OPO or Oporto Airport. It is strategically placed to serve as a primary travel hub for the north western corner of the Iberian Peninsular. It is easily located just off the main motorway and is well signposted.
Scheduled flights to and from Porto to the UK and Ireland are currently Dublin, Liverpool, London Heathrow and London Stansted. Internal flights to Lisbon are also scheduled as well as a range of European and international destinations.
Flying is the only way really (unless you fork out for a luxury cruise) to enter Madeira, and this combined with Madeira Holidays mass appeal makes Madeira Airport a busy place. Weekly direct flights to Madeira from the UK operate out of numerous UK airports including Manchester, Dublin, Leeds, Exeter, Heathrow, Luton, Gatwick, Birmingham and East Midlands, Newcastle and Glasgow.
Madeira is a popular holiday destination, hence numerous flights operate to Madeira International Airport from many European destinations, including the UK. Flight times from London to Madeira Airport are around 3 hours and 40 minutes. Madeira Airport is situated to the east of Funchal (around 18km/10.5 miles), and driving time from Madeira Airport to Funchal is around 25 minutes.
The Azores is well served by Airports, and you can fly to all nine of the Azores islands. The main Azores connecting airline is Sata (much like Binter Airlines on the Canary Islands). The busiest Azores airport is at Ponta Delgada on the most populated of the Azores Islands - Sao Miguel.