There are 7 ways to get from Albufeira to Altura by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Albufeira to Monte Gordo

$13 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus, line 67 bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Albufeira to Olhão 83
  2. Take the line 67 bus from Olhão to Altura 67

$8 - $12

5 alternative options

Line 91 bus, bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 91 bus from Albufeira to Almancil 91
  2. Take the bus from Alamancil to Altura

$16 - $21

Train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Albufeira to Faro(P) Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from Faro(P) to Cacela Regional

$11 - $19

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Albufeira to Altura 54.6 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Albufeira to Altura 54.6 miles

$12 - $18

Uber  •  54 min

  1. Take an Uber from Albufeira to Altura 54.6 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Albufeira to Altura is to bus and line 67 bus which costs 7€ - 11€ and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albufeira to Altura is to taxi which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albufeira to Altura. However, there are services departing from Albufeira and arriving at Altura via Monte Gordo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Albufeira and Altura is 67 km. The road distance is 87.4 km.

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The best way to get from Albufeira to Altura without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 2 min and costs 11€ - 15€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Albufeira to Altura, including transfers.

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Albufeira to Altura bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Albufeira station.

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The best way to get from Albufeira to Altura is to bus which takes 2 h 2 min and costs 11€ - 15€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 9€ - 17€ and takes 3 h 22 min.

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Albufeira to Altura bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Monte Gordo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albufeira to Altura is 87 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Albufeira to Altura.

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There are 954+ hotels available in Altura. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Albufeira to Altura.
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  • Distance: 42.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

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

Rede Expressos operates a bus from Albufeira to Altura every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Albufeira to Altura via Albufeira Train Station, Albufeira, Faro(P), and Cacela in around 3 h 22 min.

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 Albufeira to Faro(P)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$3 - $6
1st Class
$3 - $6
Train from Faro(P) to Cacela
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$4 - $7
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Albufeira to Monte Gordo
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Albufeira to Almancil
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Alamancil to Altura
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
EVA Transportes
Phone
707 223 344
Email
reservas@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Albufeira to Olhão
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Bus from Olhão to Altura
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Other operators
Uber Algarve
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Albufeira to Altura
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $120
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uber.com
UberX
$80 - $120
UberXL
$120 - $170
Taxi from Albufeira to Altura
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
SBVanTravel
Phone
+351 964 827 519
Website
sbvantravel.com
José Manuel A Chaparro
Phone
+351 282 411 802
Faro Taxi
Phone
+351 960 204 709
Website
farotaxi.com
Taxi Pinheiro
Phone
+351 915 559 293
Website
taxipinheiro.com
Algarserra Transfers
Phone
+351 289 804 017
Website
algarserra.com

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