How to get from Faro to Silves

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Regional

$5 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus, line 113 bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. 113

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. 39.1 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  42 min

  1. 39.1 miles

$8 - $13

Uber  •  42 min

  1. 39.1 miles

$60 - $85

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

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Faro to Silves hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Faro to Silves via Portimao and Portimão in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Faro(P) to Silves
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$5 - $9
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Faro to Portimao
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Frota Azul Algarve
Phone
282 418 120
Email
clientes@frotazul-algarve.pt
Website
frotazul-algarve.pt
Bus from Portimão to Silves
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
frotazul-algarve.pt
Other operators
Uber Algarve
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Faro to Silves
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$60 - $85
uberXL
$90 - $120
Taxi from Faro to Silves
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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 Silves is 49 km. The road distance is 63 km.

The cheapest way to get from Faro to Silves is to bus and line 113 bus which costs 3€ - 4€ and takes 2 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Faro to Silves is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs 60€ - 75€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Faro(P) and arriving at Silves. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Faro to Silves. However, there are services departing from Faro and arriving at Silves via Portimão. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

The train from Faro(P) to Silves takes 1 h 6 min including transfers and departs hourly.