There are 10 ways to get from Alicante to Faro by train, bus, car or plane

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

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Train, bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino A / ...
  3. Take the bus from Huelva to Faro 83

$127 - $216

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Bus  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Seville
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Faro 83 / ...

$50 - $119

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Train, bus via Sevilla Santa Justa  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Sevilla Santa Justa Ave / ...
  3. Take the bus from Seville to Faro 83

$127 - $228

Train, bus #2  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Albacete Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Albacete to Sevilla Santa Justa Tlg
  3. Take the bus from Sevilla Santa Justa to Faro

$117 - $180

Bus Dary Commerce  •  15 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Murcia
  2. Take the bus from Murcia to Huelva
  3. Take the bus from Huelva to Faro 83

Drive  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Faro 497.6 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Alicante to Faro  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Faro (FAO) ALC - FAO

$100 - $347

Fly Alicante to Sevilla, bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Sevilla (SVQ) ALC - SVQ
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Faro

$80 - $374

Train to Valencia, fly to Faro  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Faro (FAO) VLC - FAO

$100 - $269

Train to Valencia, fly to Sevilla, bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Sevilla (SVQ) VLC - SVQ
  3. Take the bus from Seville to Faro

$70 - $306

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Alicante to Faro. However, there are services departing from Alicante and arriving at Faro via Seville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 29 min.

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The distance between Alicante and Faro is 672 km. The road distance is 796.1 km.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Faro without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 35 min to get from Alicante to Faro, including transfers.

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Alicante to Faro bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Alicante station.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Faro is to bus which takes 14 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 9 h 54 min.

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There is no direct flight from Alicante Airport to Faro Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Alicante to Faro bus services, operated by EVA Transportes, arrive at Faro station.

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Faro is 1 h behind Alicante. It is currently 2:05 PM in Alicante and 1:05 PM in Faro.

Yes, the driving distance between Alicante to Faro is 796 km. It takes approximately 7 h 53 min to drive from Alicante to Faro.

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  • Distance: 419.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 35 min

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Faro, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Alicante to Faro via Seville in around 14 h 29 min. Alternatively, British Airways, easyJet and five other airlines fly from Alicante to Faro hourly.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Alicante to Faro via East Midlands
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Bristol
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Bournemouth
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Alicante to Faro via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Bremen
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Flights from Valencia to Faro via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Valencia to Faro via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Valencia to Faro via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Alicante to Faro via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Alicante to Faro via East Midlands
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Alicante to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Alicante to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Valencia to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Alicante to Faro via Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Valencia to Faro via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Valencia to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Valencia to Faro via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Albacete
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Train from Albacete to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
EVA Transportes
Phone
707 223 344
Email
reservas@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Huelva to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Bus from Seville to Faro
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Huelva to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Bus from Sevilla - Plaza de Armas to Faro
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Bus from Sevilla Santa Justa to Faro
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Damas
Phone
902 114 492
Email
servcliente@damas-sa.es
Website
damas-sa.es
Bus from Huelva to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
damas-sa.es
Bus from Sevilla to Faro
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
damas-sa.es
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Seville to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Alicante to Seville
Ave. Duration
10 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Alicante to Murcia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Huelva to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Seville to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Huelva to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Seville, Seville - Armas to Faro, Faro
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Murcia to Huelva
Ave. Duration
10 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
dary.bg

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British Airways, Iberia, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Alicante Airport to Faro Airport.

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The best way to get from Alicante to Alicante Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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