Faro Airport TransfersAll about transfers from Faro Airport.
Taxi rank at Faro AirportThe local Faro taxis are identified by the lamp on top, green or red and by the black or creme color.
At faro airport taxis are available outside the arrivals area easy to find. At the taxi rank there is a price list for their service. Queues not very importante in the winter, in the summer months they are a problem making people tired from the journey waiting for a taxi. They all have taximeters and of course you will pay the driver at the end of the journey in euros. The cost for the taxi will be according to the distance and to the time lost in stops along the way, in resorts and in the traffic, according as well if its weekend or between 6am and 9pm. To avoid is to take a 6 seater taxis when you have only 4 persons or less as you will pay as a 6 seater taxi. You can refuse to use it.
Algarve Tourism Taxis TTourism taxis can be identified by a green circle with a white "T" at the front and back of the car.
This is other type taxis that you can use for your Faro Airport Transfer, they must be booked in advanced. This taxis can not use any taxi rank. T Taxis dont have a specific color and the most part of this taxis doesn't have taximeter, so the cost for the journey must be confirmed on departure. All the drivers in this Tourism Taxis, speak excellent english, french and some German, they can advise you about the Algarve and Portugal.
Travel Agency transfersNinety percent of the transfers from Faro airport are provide by travel agencies. These companies cars are not taxis but as a travel agency they are authorized to offer the transfer service. To provide a transfer service this companies must be registered in the tourism of Portugal and they can be identified by prensenting their name and the number of registration, the RNAVT No. They must be booked in advance and as they are not taxis clients should pay for the service before its starts. You need to book in advanced as they can not take anyone without booking from the airport.
What is the best service / price.In our opinion the best service is provide by the Tourism taxis but they can be more expensive then the normal taxis. Some travel agencies follow the tourism taxis parameters and offers the same service with a competitive price. Ttaxi Travel have this goal, the best service for the best price. Any way the best to do is to book online as you can get better prices, just make shure you book with a registered company.
Faro Airport Transfers
- No credit card need to book.
Pay cash in Portugal or online.