There are 6 ways to get from Coimbra to University of Algarve by train, bus, car, taxi 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  •  5 h 4 min

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

$35 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus Rede Expressos  •  6 h 49 min

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

$37 - $66

Bus ALSA  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Coimbra to Faro

$35 - $60

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Coimbra to University of Algarve 278 miles

$60 - $95

Taxi to Porto, fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the taxi from Coimbra to Porto Airport
  2. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Faro (FAO) OPO - FAO

$176 - $295

Train to Lisbon, fly  •  4 h 46 min

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

$67 - $237

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Coimbra to University of Algarve is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 8 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Coimbra to University of Algarve is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Coimbra and University of Algarve is 357 km. The road distance is 444.9 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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What companies run services between Coimbra, Portugal and University of Algarve, Portugal?

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Coimbra to University of Algarve 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 University of Algarve via Lisboa and Faro Bus Station in around 6 h 49 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
Purchase a
eurail.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 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$20 - $35
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 - $21
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 - $45
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Taxi from Coimbra to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$152
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com

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