Directions from Faro to Mértola

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Recommended option

Train, bus Rede Expressos  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Faro(P) to Vila Real Santo Antonio Regional
  2. Take the bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Mértola 8768 / ...

$10 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Monte Gordo
  2. Take the bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Mértola 37

$35 - $64

Train, bus EVA Transportes  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Faro(P) to Vila Real Santo Antonio Regional
  2. Take the bus from Castro Marim to Mértola 37

$12 - $19

Taxi  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Faro to Mértola 73.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Faro to Mértola 73.9 miles

$16 - $25

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

You can take a bus from Faro to Mértola via Monte Gordo, Vila Real de Santo António, and Vila Real Santo Antonio in around 3 h 27 min.

Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Faro(P) to Vila Real Santo Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$5 - $9
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Mértola
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Rodoviaria do Alentejo
Phone
266 738 120
Email
geral@rodalentejo.pt
Website
rodalentejo.pt
Bus from Vila Real de Santo António to Mértola
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
rodalentejo.pt
EVA Transportes
Phone
707 223 344
Email
reservas@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Vila Real de Santo António to Mértola
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Bus from Castro Marim to Mértola
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
RenEX
Website
renex.pt
Bus from Faro to Monte Gordo
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
Taxi from Faro to Mértola
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Faro Taxi
Phone
+351 960 204 709
Website
farotaxi.com
Algarserra Transfers
Phone
+351 289 804 017
Website
algarserra.com
Taxi Pinheiro
Phone
+351 915 559 293
Website
taxipinheiro.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Faro and Mértola is 73 km. The road distance is 118 km.

The cheapest way to get from Faro to Mértola is to train and bus which costs 8€ - 18€ and takes 3 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Faro to Mértola is to taxi which takes 1 h 20 min and costs 110€ - 140€.

No, there is no direct bus from Faro to Mértola. However, there are services departing from Faro and arriving at Mértola via Monte Gordo and Vila Real Santo Antonio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Faro to Mértola, including transfers.