The cheapest times to fly from LEI to FAO are

  • April 2nd to June 17th
  • early August

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 LEI to FAO is early August. Prices can be as high as $1656 for Wednesday flights during late December, or as low as $231 for Monday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Faro

Flying from Almeria (LEI) to Faro (FAO) will usually cost between $231 to $1234 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $231. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1601. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1370 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $249 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEI to FAO flight.

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

LEI to FAO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEI to FAO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Almería. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.5, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FAO, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into LEI. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Faro, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Almería. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $630 (55%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $252. Return trip prices are from the FAO to LEI 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 LEI to FAO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 32 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from LEI to FAO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Seville Airport (SVQ) in Seville

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from FAO
  • Usually 65.26% less expensive than FAO
  • Nonstop flights available

See LEI to SVQ flights


Flight Hacking LEI 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 LEI to FAO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Madrid (LEI > MAD > FAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $244
  • Average savings: $6 (2.21%)

See LEI to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Baltic, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Iberia, Jet2, Luxair, Tap Air Portugal, Transavia, TUI fly, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 309 miles or 497 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEI to FAO flight is about 1 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Almeria and Faro?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from LEI to FAO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LEI
Origination airport name Almeria Airport
City Almeria
Country Spain
Latitude 36.8
Longitude -2.4

Return Airport

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


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