There are 3 ways to get from Faro to Santiago do Cacém by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Faro(P) to Grandola Intercity

$31 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Lagos Transrápido / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lagos to Santiago do Cacém

$16 - $44

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Faro to Santiago do Cacém 109.1 miles

$24 - $40

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No, there is no direct bus from Faro to Santiago do Cacém. However, there are services departing from Faro and arriving at Santiago do Cacém via Lagos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Faro and Santiago do Cacém is 130 km. The road distance is 174.5 km.

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The best way to get from Faro to Santiago do Cacém without a car is to train which takes 2 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Faro to Santiago do Cacém, including transfers.

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Faro to Santiago do Cacém bus services, operated by EVA Transportes, depart from Faro station.

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The best way to get from Faro to Santiago do Cacém is to train which takes 2 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 40 min.

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Faro to Santiago do Cacém bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Santiago do Cacém station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Faro to Santiago do Cacém is 175 km. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Faro to Santiago do Cacém.

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There are 164+ hotels available in Santiago do Cacém. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Faro to Santiago do Cacém.
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  • Distance: 81.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 34 min

What companies run services between Faro, Portugal and Santiago do Cacém, Portugal?

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Faro to Santiago do Cacém every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $27 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Faro to Santiago do Cacém via Lagos in around 5 h 40 min.

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 Grandola
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$17 - $27
Bus operators
EVA Transportes
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 Lagos
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Faro to Lagos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Faro to Lagos
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lagos to Santiago do Cacém
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt

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