There are 4 ways to get from Porto to Albufeira by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Tunes Intercity

$44 - $89

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Fly  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Faro (FAO) OPO - FAO

$27 - $149

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto to Albufeira

$35 - $45

Drive  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Porto to Albufeira 332.2 miles

$75 - $110

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto and arriving at Albufeira. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Porto and Albufeira is 453 km. The road distance is 531.5 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Albufeira without a car is to train which takes 6 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Porto to Albufeira, including transfers.

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Porto to Albufeira bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto station.

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The best way to get from Porto to Albufeira is to train which takes 6 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 30 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Porto to Albufeira bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Albufeira station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Albufeira is 532 km. It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to drive from Porto to Albufeira.

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Ryanair and TAP Portugal offer flights from Porto Airport to Faro Airport.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Albufeira.
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  • Distance: 282.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Albufeira, Portugal?

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Porto to Albufeira 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $90 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Porto to Albufeira twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $140
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Tunes
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt

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