There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Faro 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 Faro  •  5 h 21 min

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

$55 - $190

Cheapest option

Fly to Sevilla, bus  •  7 h 37 min

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

$45 - $257

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Train, bus via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha  •  9 h 50 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 Faro 83

$140 - $232

Train, bus  •  9 h 53 min

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

$143 - $216

Bus ALSA  •  18 h 38 min

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

$66 - $143

Bus InterNorte  •  22 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Sants to Estremoz
  2. Take the bus from Estremoz to Faro Bus Terminal

$97 - $126

Drive  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Faro 747.1 miles

$170 - $250

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Faro. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Faro via Seville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 38 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Faro is 996 km. The road distance is 1195.4 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Faro without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Barcelona to Faro, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Faro is to fly which takes 5 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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

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Faro is 1 h behind Barcelona. It is currently 5:07 PM in Barcelona and 4:07 PM in Faro.

Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Faro is 1195 km. It takes approximately 11 h 37 min to drive from Barcelona to Faro.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Faro.
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  • Distance: 622.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 21 min

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

Vueling Airlines, TAP Portugal and Iberia fly from Barcelona to Faro 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Faro via Seville in around 18 h 38 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 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
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Barcelona to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
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
Train from Barcelona Sants to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
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
Bus operators
EVA Transportes
Phone
707 223 344
Email
reservas@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Seville to Faro
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
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
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
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 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 Santa Justa to Faro
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $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 Seville to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona to Seville
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
alsa.com
Damas
Phone
902 114 492
Email
servcliente@damas-sa.es
Website
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
Bus from Huelva to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
damas-sa.es
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
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
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Estremoz to Faro Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt

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Vueling Airlines, Iberia and TAP Portugal offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Faro Airport.

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There are 1629+ hotels available in Faro. Prices start at $69 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 .

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