How to get from Faro to Silves
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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 from Faro(P) to Silves
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 6 min
- Estimated price
- $5 - $9
- Purchase a
- 2nd Class
- $5 - $8
- 1st Class
- $5 - $9
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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.