The cheapest times to fly from FAO to ATL are

  • September 3rd to October 7th
  • November 5th to December 9th
  • December 24th to May 6th (except the weeks of January 1st, March 26th, and April 16th)

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 FAO to ATL is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1842 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $553 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Faro (FAO) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $702 to $1472 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $721. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1556. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $835 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $875 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAO to ATL flight.

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

FAO to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAO to ATL flight is cheaper than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Faro. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Atlanta, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Faro. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $143 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $887. Return trip prices are from the ATL to FAO 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 FAO to ATL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 32 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking FAO to ATL

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 FAO to ATL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (FAO > BOS > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $656
  • Average savings: $219 (25.03%)

See FAO to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (FAO > JFK > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $664
  • Average savings: $211 (24.11%)

See FAO to BOS flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (FAO > MIA > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $676
  • Average savings: $200 (22.8%)

See FAO to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Faro Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4194 miles or 6750 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAO to ATL flight is about 8 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Faro and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from FAO to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code ATL
Destination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4


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