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There are 6 ways to get from Faro to Ponte de Sôr by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Lisbon  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Lisboa Sete Rios MundialTurismo / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Ponte Sor RedeExpressos

€24 - €45

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Train, bus  •  6h 43m

  1. Take the train from Faro to Lisboa - Sete Rios Ic
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Ponte Sor RedeExpressos

€31 - €43

Train  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the train from Faro to Lisboa - Oriente Ic
  2. Take the train from Lisboa - Oriente to Entroncamento Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Entroncamento to Ponte De Sor Re

€33 - €46

Bus  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Portalegre RedeExpressos
  2. Take the bus from Portalegre to Ponte de Sôr 8952

€36 - €43

Drive  •  3h 31m

  1. Drive from Faro to Ponte de Sôr 333.2 km

€35 - €60

Fly, train  •  5h 46m

  1. Fly from Faro (FAO) to Lisbon (LIS) FAO - LIS
  2. Take the train from Lisboa - Oriente to Entroncamento
  3. Take the train from Entroncamento to Ponte De Sor

€53 - €174

Faro to Ponte de Sôr by bus

The bus journey time between Faro and Ponte de Sôr is around 8h 12m and covers a distance of around 433 km. The fastest bus normally takes 6h 15m. Operated by Rede Expressos, ALSA and RenEX, the Faro to Ponte de Sôr bus service departs from Faro and arrives in Ponte Sor. Typically 26 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
8h 12m
Fastest bus time:
6h 15m
Buses per week:
26
Cheapest price:
€24
Carbon emissions:
54 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:30
Last bus departs at:
20:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Faro to Ponte de Sôr bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Faro → Ponte de Sôr
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ponte de Sôr is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ponte de Sôr is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Ponte de Sôr is 2 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Faro to Ponte de Sôr is to bus via Lisbon which costs €23 - €45 and takes 6h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Faro to Ponte de Sôr is to drive which costs €35 - €60 and takes 3h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Faro to Ponte de Sôr. However, there are services departing from Faro and arriving at Ponte Sor via Lisboa Sete Rios. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Faro to Ponte de Sôr. However, there are services departing from Faro and arriving at Ponte De Sor via Lisboa - Oriente and Entroncamento. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 27m.

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The distance between Faro and Ponte de Sôr is 248 km. The road distance is 333.2 km.

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The best way to get from Faro to Ponte de Sôr without a car is to bus via Lisbon which takes 6h 30m and costs €23 - €45.

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It takes approximately 6h 30m to get from Faro to Ponte de Sôr, including transfers.

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Faro to Ponte de Sôr bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Faro station.

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Faro to Ponte de Sôr train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Faro station.

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The best way to get from Faro to Ponte de Sôr is to bus via Lisbon which takes 6h 30m and costs €23 - €45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €30 - €50 and takes 7h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Faro to Ponte de Sôr.
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  • Distance: 248.2 km
  • Duration: 6h 30m

What companies run services between Faro, Portugal and Ponte de Sôr, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Faro to Ponte de Sôr via Lisboa Sete Rios in around 6h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Faro to Ponte de Sôr via Lisboa - Oriente and Entroncamento in around 7h 27m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Faro to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €150
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban 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 connect to trains in Portugal's 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. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Faro to Lisboa - Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€21 - €30
Train from Faro to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€21 - €30
Train from Lisboa - Oriente to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€7 - €10
Train from Entroncamento to Ponte De Sor
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€4 - €6
Bus operators
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Ponte Sor
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro to Portalegre
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Schedules 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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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
€22 - €35
Website
alsa.com
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
RenEX

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The quickest flight from Faro Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Faro to Ponte de Sôr bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Ponte Sor station.

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Faro to Ponte de Sôr train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Ponte De Sor station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Faro to Ponte de Sôr is 333 km. It takes approximately 3h 31m to drive from Faro to Ponte de Sôr.

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Faro Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Ponte de Sôr. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Faro to Faro Airport is to line 16 bus which takes 7 min and costs €1 - €3.

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