Faro Airport

LPFR · Faro, Portugal

About Faro Airport

FIR Lisboa FIR
Region Faro
Country Portugal
Runways 10/28
Type Large airport
Coordinates (ARP) 37.0144, -7.96591   370052N 0075757W
Coordinates (Center) 37.01535, -7.97233   370055N 0075820W
Variation 0.9° W (2023)
Timezone Lisbon (+0 h)
Local time Dec 9, 2023 05:14


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
10 100° 100° 2,490 m 45 m Asphalt 37.0134 -7.9585
28 280° 280° 37.0173 -7.9861

Do not use for flight planning
The airport may be closed or require prior permission. True headings and the coordinates of runway ends may be an estimation. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

Faro Airport

Faro Airport is a large airport in Faro, Portugal. The airport is located at latitude 37.01535 and longitude -7.97233. The airport has one runway: 10/28. The ICAO airport code of this field is LPFR. The airport's IATA code is FAO. Nearby other airfields are Tavira - Private, Armação De Pera - Private, Praia Verde Eco Airfield, Martim Longo Airstrip and Portimão Airport.

Faro Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Lisboa.

Faro Airport is in the timezone of Europe/Lisbon. Difference with UTC is +0 h. Today the sun rises at 07:33 and sets at 17:14. This applies to Faro Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +0 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.

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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
Faro Hosp Hel LPFO 4.0 km 073°
Loulé Hel LPLO 14 km 337°
Miguel Barros Heliport LPMB 15 km 006°
Tavira - Private PT-0195 30 km 068°
Armação De Pera - Private PT-0156 35 km 288°
Praia Verde Eco Airfield LPPV 49 km 065°
Martim Longo Airstrip PT-0050 50 km 021°
Barlavento Algarvio Hosp Hel LPBA 53 km 287°
Portimão Airport LPPM 56 km 285°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Faro VFA VOR-DME 0.3 km 229°
Faro FAR NDB 4.2 km 100°