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There are 6 ways to get from Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO) by bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Albufeira to Faro

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Bus via Faro

  1. Take the bus from Albufeira to Faro
  2. Take the bus from Faro Bus Terminal to Faro Airport

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO)

Drive

  1. Drive from Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO)

Shuttle

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Albufeira to Faro Airport

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Albufeira to Faro Airport

Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO) by bus

20 Weekly Buses
39 min Average Duration
€5 Cheapest Price
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Albufeira → Faro Airport (FAO)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Faro Airport (FAO) is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Faro Airport (FAO) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Faro Airport (FAO) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO) is to bus, which costs €5 - €7 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO) is to taxi which costs €50 - €60 and takes 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Albufeira and arriving at Faro. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Albufeira and Faro Airport (FAO) is 26 km. The road distance is 45.2 km.

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The best way to get from Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO) without a car is to bus which takes 39 min and costs €5 - €7.

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The bus from Albufeira to Faro takes 39 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Albufeira station.

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Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Faro station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO) is 45 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO).

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  • Distance: 26.1 km
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Albufeira, Portugal and Faro Airport (FAO), Portugal?

FlixBus operates a bus from Albufeira to Faro 3 times a day. Tickets cost €5 - €7 and the journey takes 39 min.

Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Albufeira to Faro
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Albufeira to Faro
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro to Faro Airport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
EVA Transportes
Phone
+351 289 899 700
Email
clientes@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Albufeira Caliços to Faro
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Schedules at
Vamus Algarve
Bus from Faro to Faro Airport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€2
Schedules at
Vamus Algarve
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Albufeira to Faro
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
RenEX
Próximo
Phone
+351 289 899 700
Website
proximo.pt
Bus from Faro Bus Terminal to Faro Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Schedules at
proximo.pt
TerraVision PT
Website
terravision.eu
Shuttle from Albufeira to Faro Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€10 - €12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Other operators
Taxi from Albufeira to Faro Airport (FAO)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
€50 - €60
SBVanTravel
Phone
+351 964 827 519
Website
sbvantravel.com
José Manuel A Chaparro
Phone
+351 282 411 802
Taxi Pinheiro
Phone
+351 915 559 293
Website
taxipinheiro.com
Sunline Transfers
Phone
+351 935 858 997
Website
sunlinetransfers.com
Faro Taxi
Phone
+351 960 204 709
Website
farotaxi.com
Faro Direct Airport Transfers
Phone
+351 913 673 322
Website
farodirectairporttransfers.com
Algarserra Transfers
Phone
+351 289 804 017
Website
algarserra.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Albufeira to Faro Airport
Estimated price
€35 - €55

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