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There are 7 ways to get from Faro to Coimbra by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  4h 43m

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

$35 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus Rede Expressos  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Faro Bus Terminal to Coimbra Bus Terminal

$30 - $55

5 alternative options

EVA Expresso Qualidade, bus  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the EVA Expresso Qualidade from Faro to Lisbon Sete Rios Station 54 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Coimbra Bus Terminal L07 / ...

$33 - $48

Bus ALSA  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Lisbon Sete Rios
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa to Coimbra Rodonorte-20 / ...

$41 - $60

Drive  •  4h 17m

  1. Drive from Faro to Coimbra 277.4 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Porto, shuttle  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Faro (FAO) to Porto (OPO) FAO - OPO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Porto Airport to Coimbra

$174 - $293

Fly to Lisbon, train  •  4h 10m

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

$66 - $241

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The cheapest way to get from Faro to Coimbra is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 6h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Faro to Coimbra is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 210€ and takes 4h 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Faro Bus Terminal and arriving at Coimbra Bus Terminal. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Faro(P) and arriving at Coimbra-B. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 43m.

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The distance between Faro and Coimbra is 357 km. The road distance is 443.9 km.

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The best way to get from Faro to Coimbra without a car is to train which takes 4h 43m and costs 30€ - 65€.

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The train from Faro(P) to Coimbra-B takes 4h 43m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Faro to Coimbra bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Faro Bus Terminal station.

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

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The best way to get from Faro to Coimbra is to train which takes 4h 43m and costs 30€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can EVA Expresso Qualidade and bus, which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 6h 8m.

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Map of how to get from Faro to Coimbra.
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  • Distance: 223 miles
  • Duration: 4h 43m

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

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Faro to Coimbra 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $75 and the journey takes 4h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Faro to Coimbra via Lisbon Sete Rios Station in around 6h 8m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Faro to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Faro to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Faro to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $140
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 Faro(P) to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Lisboa Oriente to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$20 - $35
Bus operators
EVA Transportes
Phone
707 223 344
Email
reservas@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Faro to Lisbon Sete Rios Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro to Lisbon Sete Rios Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Coimbra Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro Bus Terminal to Coimbra Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
citiexpress.eu
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Coimbra Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
citiexpress.eu
Book at
rede-expressos.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 Faro to Lisbon Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Faro to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
2 days 8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
alsa.com
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
Auto Viacao do Tamega
Website
avtamega.pt
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Schedules at
avtamega.pt
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Shuttle from Porto Airport to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com

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

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Faro to Coimbra bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Coimbra Bus Terminal station.

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Faro to Coimbra train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), arrive at Coimbra-B station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Faro to Coimbra is 444 km. It takes approximately 4h 17m to drive from Faro to Coimbra.

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Ryanair and TAP Portugal offer flights from Faro Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 302+ hotels available in Coimbra. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Faro to Faro Airport is to line 16 shuttle which takes 20m and costs 3€.

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