The cheapest times to fly from AMS to FAO are

  • June 11th to June 24th
  • August 27th to September 9th
  • September 24th to October 7th
  • October 29th to March 25th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from AMS to FAO is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $372 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $84 for Wednesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Faro

Flying from Amsterdam (AMS) to Faro (FAO) will usually cost between $97 to $321 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $100. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $330. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $230 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $167 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AMS to FAO flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the AMS to FAO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

AMS to FAO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AMS to FAO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Amsterdam. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $37 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $163. Return trip prices are from the FAO to AMS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from AMS to FAO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 11 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from AMS to FAO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lisboa Airport (LIS) in Lisbon

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from FAO
  • Usually 16.17% less expensive than FAO
  • Nonstop flights available

See AMS to LIS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AMS to FAO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Austrian, Azul, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Corendon, CSA, easyJet, Eurowings, Flybe, Iberia, Jet2, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, SAS, Smartwings, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Transavia, TUIfly Netherlands, Ukraine International, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Faro Airport to Schiphol Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1224 miles or 1970 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AMS to FAO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AMS to FAO flight is about 3 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Amsterdam and Faro?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 89 available flights from AMS to FAO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AMS
Origination airport name Schiphol Airport
City Amsterdam
Country the Netherlands
Latitude 52.3
Longitude 4.8

Return Airport

Destination code FAO
Destination airport name Faro Airport
City Faro
Country Portugal
Latitude 37
Longitude -8


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