Travel & Accommodation



You can travel to Faro by plane, train or bus.

Faro International Airport is served by several major airlines. The distance between Faro International Airport and the city is about 6,2 km.

The city can be accessed by taxi or by bus. Faro bus and railway stations are located 2-5-minute walk from the city center.


From Faro Airport to the city
You can take a taxi, an Uber, rent a car or take a bus.

Bus lines 14 and 16 operate from Faro Airport from 05h00 to 23h00. The 20-minute bus ride to Faro is frequent and affordable. For more information, visit


If you need to book a transfer, please contact the conference secretariat.



TAP Air Portugal has agreed to offer a discount to the participants of the First Joint APPE -SEPEX Meeting, being the Official Carrier for this conference.

This only applies to participants who make their flight booking and buy their ticket exclusively through TAP Air Portugal’s website.
The code given to this event must be mentioned when making the booking in order to benefit from the discount:
– enter the website
– select flights and dates
– insert the event code in the Promotion/Congress Code Box, located on the left side of the webpage.

Kindly check the code to be used, according to the currency, and know the conditions for the discounts in THIS document (in English – updated info for 2022). 



Faro has a wide choice of accommodation suitable for every budget, from 4-star hotels to hostels.



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