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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Edinburgh to Albufeira were £195 for one-way flights and for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Cheap Flights from Edinburgh to Albufeira & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA codeGLA
Destination Airport IATA codeFAO
Number Of Flight Options1
Average Flight Time3 hours 17 mins

Helpful Edinburgh to Albufeira (GLA - FAO) Flight Information

Traveling From Edinburgh
Origin Airport IATA Code GLA
Traveling To Albufeira
Destination Airport IATA Code FAO
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Available Airlines British Airways, Lufthansa
Distance 2132 km
Direct Flight Time 3 10
Flight Price

FAQs about flights from Edinburgh to Albufeira

Is it possible to fly from Edinburgh to Albufeira right now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor will keep you up-to-date on health guidelines or flying restrictions if you're flying from Edinburgh to Albufeira in the near future.

Is there a direct flight between Edinburgh and Albufeira?

Considering flying with Ryanair to Albufeira? Fantastic choice. It's one of the top air carriers providing direct flights from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Faro Intl. Airport (FAO), so you can expect a comfortable journey.

How long is a direct flight from Edinburgh to Albufeira?

The usual flight time from Edinburgh to Albufeira is 3 hours and 10 minutes, while the total distance is 1,305 miles. Arrive at your destination faster by flying direct and then experience the world at your own pace.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Albufeira due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Albufeira booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Edinburgh to Albufeira flights?

Eager to know how to get from Edinburgh to Albufeira? Take a look at this list of the most frequently flown routes:

  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to FAO - 129 flights per week
  • Glasgow Airport to FAO - 75 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Edinburgh to Albufeira?

Top-notch service, comfy seats and a terrific rewards programme are some factors that set apart an airline from another. While you'll find several carriers offering flights from Edinburgh to Albufeira, these are highly-recommended:

  • EasyJet with 334 flights every month.
  • Ryanair with 160 flights every month.
  • British Airways with 138 flights every month.
  • KLM with 60 flights every month.
  • Lufthansa with 39 flights every month.
  • Aer Lingus with 26 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Edinburgh to Albufeira?

There are approximately 18 flights which operate each day from Edinburgh to Albufeira. You might like to remember this the next time you're day dreaming about a holiday.

Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?

Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing Ryanair, EasyJet or British Airways. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to Albufeira, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Edinburgh to Albufeira is . In the current list of deals available, prices start at and can rise to for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Edinburgh to Albufeira  

Every day between Edinburgh and Albufeira, 2 flights from 2 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with Jet2, Ryanair, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 3hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 2132 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Edinburgh to Albufeira — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Edinburgh to Albufeira to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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Monica Isabel Beach Club

Monica Isabel Beach Club

3 out of 5
Praia do Forte de Sao Joao, Albufeira
The price is £24 per night from 17 Oct to 17 Oct
Situated on the beach, this aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Praia dos Alemães and International Health Centers Albufeira. Praia do Inatel and Oura Beach ...
3.4/5 (5 reviews)
"Great beachside location a short walk from Albufeira old town. Friendly hotel staff"

Reviewed on 26 Jan 2020

Monica Isabel Beach Club
TUI BLUE Falesia - Adults Only

TUI BLUE Falesia - Adults Only

4 out of 5
Quinta do Milharó, s/n, Olhos d´Água, Albufeira, Algarve
Situated near the beach, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Agua Doce Beach and Praia dos Olhos de Água. Medronheira Tower and Belharucas Beach are ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (16 reviews)
"Great Hotel, food pretty good too. Would use again."

Reviewed on 28 Apr 2019

TUI BLUE Falesia - Adults Only
Muthu Clube Praia da Oura

Muthu Clube Praia da Oura

4 out of 5
Praia da Oura Apartado 827, Rua Oliveira Martins, Albufeira
The price is £35 per night from 18 Oct to 18 Oct
Located in the heart of Albufeira, this aparthotel is within a 15-minute walk of Oura Beach and Praia dos Alemães. Aveiros Beach and International Health Centers ...
3.6/5Good! (69 reviews)
"Rooms were clean towels changed everyday. The decor was very dated and could do with a refurbishment."

Reviewed on 24 Jul 2019

Muthu Clube Praia da Oura

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AP Adriana Beach Resort

AP Adriana Beach Resort

4 out of 5
Rocha Baixinha, Aptdo 6115, Olhos d'Agua, Albufeira
The price is £128 per night from 30 Sep to 30 Sep
Offering direct access to the beach, this Albufeira hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Rocha Baixinha Beach, Falesia Beach and Vilamoura Marina. Vilamoura Beach ...
4.1/5Very Good! (11 reviews)
"Stuff ok , but need one small restaurant or small bar open complete night not 00 clock closed, we was like a old people 22 clock in bed😳 and need also a small bar on the beach .. also extra to pay but something to drink will be nice on the beach"

Reviewed on 4 Jun 2019

AP Adriana Beach Resort
Hotel Califórnia Urban Beach – Adults only

Hotel Califórnia Urban Beach – Adults only

4 out of 5
Rua Joaquim Pedro Samora 2, Albufeira, Faro
The price is £136 per night from 11 Oct to 11 Oct
Located in Albufeira Center, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Albufeira Old Town Square and Praia dos Alemães. Oura Beach and Sao Rafael Beach are ...
Hotel Califórnia Urban Beach – Adults only
São Rafael Atlântico

São Rafael Atlântico

5 out of 5
Sesmarias, Albufeira
The price is £105 per night from 27 Oct to 27 Oct
Nestled on the beach, this Albufeira hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Arrifes Beach, Sao Rafael Beach and Albufeira Marina. Albufeira Old Town Square and Praia ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (22 reviews)
"This is an excellent hotel with excellent facilities. We had such a nice time during our 4 day stay. The hotel is next to very beautiful Albufeira beach with private access from the hotel. The spa treatments are excellent too. Excellent food. and last but not the least, their staff is so helpful ..."

Reviewed on 3 Jan 2019

São Rafael Atlântico
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