Practical Issues


Faculty of Economics, University of Algarve
Campus de Gambelas, Edifício 9
8005-139 Faro, PORTUGAL

Accommodation can be booked at several hotels and B&Bs in Faro.
For more information about hotel facilities visit the hotel-webpage or send an email to the hotel.

4-star Hotel
Hotel EVA
Hotel Faro

3-star Hotel
Hotel Santa Maria
Hotel Monaco
Hotel Ibis

Hostel Casa d'Alagoa
Faro Lounge Guesthouse

You can also check the official tourism website below for more information about hotels, restaurants and other tourist facilities.

Tourism Information Offices
Faro International Airport
Tel. +351 289 818 582

Faro (city centre)
Tel. +351 289 803 604
Official Tourism Website:

Reaching Faro
You can travel to Faro by plane. Faro international airport is only 4 km far from the University of Algarve and 7 km from the city centre and it is connected by a frequent shuttle bus service or taxi.
Faro International Airport
There are many bus routes offering daily service between the Faro Airport and the EVA Bus Terminal in the city centre of Faro (every 60minutes).

Taxis from the airport into Faro cost approximately € 10, 00.

Lisbon International Airport
If you are coming from Lisbon (Lisbon International Airport), trains and buses will take from 3 to 4 hours to reach to the city centre of Faro.
For train from Lisbon check timetables on the website CP
For buses from Lisbon check timetables on the website EVA Transportes or Rede Expressos.