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

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Train to Marseille, fly to Faro  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Aix En Provence Tgv
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Faro (FAO) MRS - FAO

56€ - 386€

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Train to Lyon, fly to Faro  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Faro (FAO) LYS - FAO

97€ - 246€

Train to Geneva, fly to Faro  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Faro (FAO) GVA - FAO

127€ - 442€

Train to Montpellier, fly to Faro  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Montpellier Saint-Roch
  2. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Faro (FAO) MPL - FAO

76€ - 415€

Train, night bus to Nice, fly to Faro  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Marseille St Charles
  2. Take the night bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Nice, Nice Airport
  3. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Faro (FAO) NCE - FAO

85€ - 409€

Train to Marseille, fly to Lisbon, train  •  9h 53m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Aix En Provence Tgv
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Lisbon (LIS) MRS - LIS
  3. Take the train from Lisboa - Oriente to Faro

78€ - 265€

Train, bus  •  14h 38m

  1. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Sevilla-Santa Justa Ave
  3. Take the bus from Seville Plaza de Armas to Faro Airport

173€ - 283€

Bus via Nîmes  •  25h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Nîmes - Gare routière to Lisboa Sete Rios 251
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Faro MundialTurismo / ...

83€ - 151€

Bus  •  30h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Avignon, Avignon to Lisbon, Lisbon Sete Rios N1156
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Quarteira MundialTurismo / ...

93€ - 136€

Drive  •  15h 36m

  1. Drive from Avignon to Faro 1618.9 km

190€ - 290€

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The cheapest way to get from Avignon to Faro is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 390€ and takes 5h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Avignon to Faro is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 390€ and takes 5h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Avignon to Faro. However, there are services departing from Avignon, Porte Saint-Michel and arriving at Faro via Nîmes - Gare routière, Lisboa and Lisboa Sete Rios. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 57m.

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The distance between Avignon and Faro is 1322 km. The road distance is 1618.9 km.

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The best way to get from Avignon to Faro without a car is to train and bus which takes 14h 38m and costs 170€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 5h 49m to get from Avignon to Faro, including transfers.

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Avignon to Faro bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Nîmes - Gare routière station.

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Avignon to Faro bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Faro station.

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Faro is 1h behind Avignon. It is currently 8:33 PM in Avignon and 7:33 PM in Faro.

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  • Distance: 1321.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 49m

What companies run services between Avignon, France and Faro, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Avignon to Faro via Nîmes - Gare routière, Lisboa Sete Rios, Lisboa, and Lisboa Sete Rios in around 25h 57m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Flights from Lyon to Faro via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
90€ - 420€
Flights from Geneva to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 230€
Flights from Geneva to Faro via Southend
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 230€
Flights from Geneva to Faro via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 230€
Flights from Geneva to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 230€
Flights from Nice to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 240€
Flights from Nice to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 240€
Flights from Nice to Faro via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 240€
Flights from Marseille to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Marseille to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
70€ - 340€
Flights from Geneva to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 1100€
Flights from Marseille to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Flights from Marseille to Lisbon via Faro
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Marseille to Faro via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
Flights from Geneva to Faro via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 390€
Flights from Nice to Faro via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 390€
Flights from Marseille to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 340€
Flights from Marseille to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Marseille to Faro via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
Flights from Geneva to Faro via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 390€
Flights from Nice to Faro via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 390€
Flights from Marseille to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 340€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 360€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 330€
Flights from Marseille to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Marseille to Lisbon via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Faro via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 480€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
70€ - 340€
Flights from Lyon to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 370€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lyon to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 450€
Flights from Montpellier to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 400€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Faro via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
190€ - 950€
Flights from Nice to Faro via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
180€ - 700€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 1200€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Avignon Tgv to Aix En Provence Tgv
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
28€ - 33€
1st Class
22€ - 27€
Train from Avignon Centre to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Avignon Tgv to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 85€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
65€ - 80€
1st Class
70€ - 85€
Train from Avignon Tgv to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
31€ - 36€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Avignon Tgv to Aix En Provence Tgv
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Train from Avignon Tgv to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Avignon Tgv to Aix En Provence Tgv
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Avignon Tgv to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Avignon Tgv to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon Centre to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 30€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
Rail 1st Class
21€ - 30€
Train from Avignon Tgv to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 30€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Rail 1st Class
20€ - 30€
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban 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 connect to trains in Portugal's 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. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Oriente to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
21€ - 30€
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Sevilla-Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 190€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
110€ - 140€
Promo+
115€ - 125€
Flexible
150€ - 190€
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Nice, Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Avignon, Avignon to Lisbon, Lisbon Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Seville Plaza de Armas to Faro Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 21€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Quarteira
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nîmes - Gare routière to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Eurolines FR
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€
Website
RenEX
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Quarteira
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€
Website
RenEX
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Lisbon Sete Rios to Faro
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
alsa.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Avignon to Faro is 1619 km. It takes approximately 15h 36m to drive from Avignon to Faro.

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Ryanair, Volotea and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Marseille Airport to Faro Airport.

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