There are 7 ways to get from Coimbra 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  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Faro(P) Intercity

$35 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus via Lisboa Oriente  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Coimbra to Lisbon
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa Oriente to Faro

$34 - $57

5 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Coimbra to Lisboa 2
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa to Faro Bus Station 93

$36 - $60

Bus ALSA  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Coimbra to Faro

$35 - $55

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Coimbra to Faro 277.8 miles

$60 - $95

Fly from Porto  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Faro (FAO) OPO - FAO

$171 - $290

Train to Lisbon, fly  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Lisboa Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Faro (FAO) LIS - FAO

$66 - $236

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The cheapest way to get from Coimbra to Faro is to bus which costs 29€ - 55€ and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Coimbra to Faro is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Coimbra and Faro is 357 km. The road distance is 444.4 km.

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The train from Coimbra-B to Faro(P) takes 4 h 36 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Coimbra and arriving at Faro. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Coimbra-B and arriving at Faro(P). Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Coimbra to Faro train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), depart from Porto(Campanha) station.

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Map of how to get from Coimbra to Faro.
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  • Distance: 223 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 36 min

What companies run services between Coimbra, Portugal and Faro, Portugal?

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Coimbra to Faro 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Coimbra to Faro via Lisboa in around 6 h 35 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Lisbon to Faro
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $140
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Coimbra-B to Faro(P)
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Coimbra-B to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$15 - $21
1st Class
$19 - $30
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Coimbra to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa to Faro Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Faro
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Coimbra to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Faro
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Coimbra to Faro
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
alsa.com

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