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 offers discounts to the First Joint APPE -SEPEX Meeting participants, being the Official Carrier for this conference.

Know the conditions for the discounts in THIS document (in English) or this (in Portuguese).




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


Hotel Eva and Hotel Faro are associated to this meeting with a special price for participants. 

  • Bookings for Hotel EVA must be made exclusively by email to, using booking code UE2020
  • If you want to book accommodation with Hotel Faro, bookings must be made exclusively by email to, using booking code MAI20


PLEASE NOTE: hotels in Faro are very requested during all year. The Organizing Committee suggests you book accommodation as soon as possible.


Other options are (no special arrangements for participants):

Cardeal Suits & Apartments 

Hotel IBIS 

Best Western Dom Bernardo

Hotel Mónaco

Hotel Alnacir



Hotel 3k Faro Aeroporto

Faro Boutique Hotel

Aqua Ria Boutique Hotel