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There are 10 ways to get from Barcelona to Albufeira by plane, bus, train or car

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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Fly to Sevilla, bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Sevilla (SVQ) BCN - SVQ
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Albufeira

$58 - $228

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Fly to Faro  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Faro (FAO) BCN - FAO

$57 - $194

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Fly to Lisbon, train  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Lisbon (LIS) BCN - LIS
  2. Take the train from Lisboa Oriente to Albufeira

$61 - $233

Fly to Jerez, train, bus  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Jerez (XRY) BCN - XRY
  2. Take the train from Aeropuerto de Jerez to Sevilla Santa Justa
  3. Take the bus from Seville to Albufeira

$65 - $287

Fly to Badajoz, bus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Badajoz (BJZ) BCN - BJZ
  2. Take the bus from Badajoz to Évora
  3. Take the bus from Evora Bus Terminal to Albufeira

$117 - $333

Train, bus  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Sevilla Santa Justa Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sevilla Santa Justa to Albufeira

$158 - $215

Train, bus via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants 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 Albufeira 83

$148 - $200

Bus ALSA  •  19 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Seville
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Albufeira 83

$78 - $114

Bus InterNorte  •  21 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Sants to Estremoz
  2. Take the bus from Estremoz to Albufeira

$92 - $123

Drive  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Albufeira 767.4 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Albufeira is to fly which costs 45€ - 170€ and takes 6 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Albufeira is to fly which costs 45€ - 170€ and takes 6 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Albufeira. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Albufeira via Seville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 10 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Albufeira is 1016 km. The road distance is 1227.8 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Albufeira without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 27 min and costs 130€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 4 min to get from Barcelona to Albufeira, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Albufeira bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Barcelona station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Albufeira is to fly which takes 6 h 4 min and costs 45€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 19 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Sevilla Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Barcelona to Albufeira bus services, operated by EVA Transportes, arrive at Albufeira station.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Albufeira.
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  • Distance: 635 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 4 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Albufeira, Portugal?

Vueling Airlines and Iberia fly from Barcelona to Albufeira 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Albufeira via Seville in around 19 h 10 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Barcelona to Jerez
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Jerez via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Barcelona to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Barcelona to Badajoz via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Lisbon via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Jerez
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Jerez via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Flights from Barcelona to Jerez
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $280
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Barcelona to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
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 Lisboa Oriente to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
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 Aeropuerto de Jerez to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $22
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
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
EVA Transportes
Phone
707 223 344
Email
reservas@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Seville to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
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damas-sa.es
Bus from Huelva to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Book at
damas-sa.es
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Badajoz to Évora
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Bus from Sevilla Santa Justa to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Bus from Barcelona Sants to Estremoz
Ave. Duration
16 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
internorte.pt
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 Badajoz to Evora
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona to Seville
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
alsa.com
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Badajoz to Evora Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Evora Bus Terminal to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Estremoz to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
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 Badajoz to Evora, Évora
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Albufeira is 1 h behind Barcelona. It is currently 9:53 AM in Barcelona and 8:53 AM in Albufeira.

Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Albufeira is 1228 km. It takes approximately 11 h 55 min to drive from Barcelona to Albufeira.

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Iberia, Ryanair and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Sevilla Airport.

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There are 3223+ hotels available in Albufeira. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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