The cheapest times to fly from EXT to FAO are

  • June 4th to October 14th (except the week of July 9th)

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 EXT to FAO is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $3861 for Tuesday flights during mid February, or as low as $124 for Thursday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Faro

Flying from Exeter (EXT) to Faro (FAO) will usually cost between $184 to $1423 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $138. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid February, with an average price of $1477. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1338 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $411 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EXT to FAO flight.

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

EXT to FAO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EXT to FAO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Exeter. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FAO, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into EXT. Tuesdays 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 $470 (42%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $421. Return trip prices are from the FAO to EXT 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 EXT to FAO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 44 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking EXT to FAO

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from EXT to FAO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Manchester (EXT > MAN > FAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $240
  • Average savings: $171 (41.61%)

See EXT to DUB flights

Hack #2: Dublin (EXT > DUB > FAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $269
  • Average savings: $142 (34.55%)

See EXT to MAN flights

Hack #3: Amsterdam (EXT > AMS > FAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $287
  • Average savings: $124 (30.17%)

See EXT to AMS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Flybe, KLM, Luxair, Tap Air Portugal, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 974 miles or 1567 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EXT to FAO flight is about 2 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Exeter and Faro?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from EXT to FAO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EXT
Origination airport name Exeter Airport
City Exeter
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 50.7
Longitude -3.4

Return Airport

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


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