There are 4 ways to get from Cádiz to Albufeira by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Cadiz to Seville
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Albufeira 83 / ...

$29 - $56

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Sevilla Santa Justa  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Cadiz to Sevilla Santa Justa A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sevilla Santa Justa to Albufeira

$59 - $89

Train, bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Cadiz to Jerez de la Frontera A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jerez de la Frontera to Albufeira

$52 - $81

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Cádiz to Albufeira 217.5 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cádiz to Albufeira is to bus which costs 24€ - 50€ and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cádiz to Albufeira is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cádiz to Albufeira. However, there are services departing from Cadiz and arriving at Albufeira via Seville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Cádiz and Albufeira is 185 km. The road distance is 348 km.

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The best way to get from Cádiz to Albufeira without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 50 min and costs 24€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Cádiz to Albufeira, including transfers.

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

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

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Albufeira is 1 h behind Cádiz. It is currently 6:00 AM in Cádiz and 5:00 AM in Albufeira.

Yes, the driving distance between Cádiz to Albufeira is 348 km. It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to drive from Cádiz to Albufeira.

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  • Distance: 115.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

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

You can take a bus from Cádiz to Albufeira via Seville in around 5 h 50 min.

Train operators
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 Cadiz to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cadiz to Jerez de la Frontera
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Website
renfe.com
Cadiz Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from San Severiano to Jerez de la Frontera
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
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 Cadiz to Seville
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
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 Sevilla to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Ouibus
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Sevilla Santa Justa to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Bus from Jerez de la Frontera to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
internorte.pt

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