The cheapest times to fly from FAO to FRA are

  • January 15th to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 23rd to June 24th (except the week of May 21st)
  • September 3rd to September 16th
  • October 15th to December 9th (except the week of October 29th)

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 FRA is early December. Prices can be as high as $323 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $95 for Thursday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Frankfurt

Flying from Faro (FAO) to Frankfurt (FRA) will usually cost between $126 to $262 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $153. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $265. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $113 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $185 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAO to FRA flight.

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

FAO to FRA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAO to FRA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Faro. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday 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 $51 (23%) 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 $161. Return trip prices are from the FRA 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 FRA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 10 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 FAO to FRA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Duesseldorf Airport (DUS) in Dusseldorf

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 10.00% less expensive than FRA
  • Nonstop flights available

See FAO to DUS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Luxair, Ryanair, SAS, Smartwings, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, TUI fly, Ukraine International, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Frankfurt Main Airport to Faro Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1217 miles or 1959 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAO to FRA flight is about 3 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Faro and Frankfurt?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from FAO to FRA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFAO
Origination airport nameFaro Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeFRA
Destination airport nameFrankfurt Main Airport


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