There are 12 ways to get from France to Portimão by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Toulouse to Faro, bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Faro (FAO) TLS - FAO
  2. Take the bus from Faro Airport (FAO) to Portimão

$64 - $372

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Fly Toulouse to Lisbon, train  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Lisbon (LIS) TLS - LIS
  2. Take the train from Lisboa Oriente to Tunes

$61 - $270

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Fly Nice to Faro, bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Faro (FAO) NCE - FAO
  2. Take the bus from Faro Airport (FAO) to Portimão

$94 - $347

Fly Nantes to Faro, bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Faro (FAO) NTE - FAO
  2. Take the bus from Faro Airport (FAO) to Portimão

$94 - $492

Fly Paris Orly to Faro, bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Faro (FAO) ORY - FAO
  2. Take the bus from Faro Airport (FAO) to Portimão

$95 - $484

Fly Lyon to Faro, bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Faro (FAO) LYS - FAO
  2. Take the bus from Faro Airport (FAO) to Portimão

$105 - $629

Fly Marseille to Faro, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Faro (FAO) MRS - FAO
  2. Take the bus from Faro Airport (FAO) to Portimão

$69 - $334

Fly Nantes to Lisbon, train  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Lisbon (LIS) NTE - LIS
  2. Take the train from Lisboa Oriente to Tunes

$81 - $280

Train, bus  •  21 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino A / ...
  4. Take the bus from Huelva to Faro 83
  5. Take the train from Faro(P) to Portimao

$312 - $462

Bus Ouibus  •  27 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Lisbon - 7 Rios Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Portimao 52

$82 - $113

Bus Eurolines FR  •  29 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Portimão

$97 - $272

Drive  •  18 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Portimão 1238.4 miles

$280 - $410

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No, there is no direct bus from France to Portimão. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at Portimao via Paris Centre - Bercy and Lisbon Sete Rios Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 38 min.

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The distance between France and Portimão is 1359 km. The road distance is 1981.4 km.

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The best way to get from France to Portimão without a car is to train and bus which takes 21 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 48 min to get from France to Portimão, including transfers.

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France to Portimão bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Paris Gallieni station.

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The quickest flight from Toulouse Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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France to Portimão bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Portimão station.

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Portimão is 1 h behind France. It is currently 8:49 AM in France and 7:49 AM in Portimão.

Yes, the driving distance between France to Portimão is 1981 km. It takes approximately 18 h 25 min to drive from France to Portimão.

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TAP Portugal and easyJet offer flights from Toulouse Airport to Faro Airport.

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Map of how to get from France to Portimão.
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  • Distance: 849.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 48 min

What companies run services between France and Portimão, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Paris to Portimão via Gare De Bercy - Popb, Paris Centre - Bercy, Lisbon - 7 Rios, and Lisbon Sete Rios Station in around 27 h 38 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Toulouse to Faro via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Nice to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Nice to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Nice to Faro via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Nice to Faro via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Nantes to Faro via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Paris Orly to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $1,000
Flights from Paris Orly to Faro via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,800
Flights from Lyon to Faro via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,800
Flights from Nantes to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Toulouse to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Nice to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Nantes to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,000
Flights from Paris Orly to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Lyon to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,200
Flights from Toulouse to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nantes to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Lyon to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Faro via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Faro via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Marseille to Faro via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Toulouse to Lisbon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Nantes to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nice to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Lyon to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Marseille to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Toulouse to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Nantes to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Nantes to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Lyon to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Nantes to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nice to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Nice to Faro via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Toulouse to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Faro via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nantes to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Aigle Azur
Website
aigle-azur.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,000
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Toulouse to Lisbon via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $3,100
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 Lisboa Oriente to Tunes
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Faro(P) to Portimao
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$6 - $10
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $250
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
EVA Transportes
Phone
707 223 344
Email
reservas@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Faro Airport (FAO) to Portimão
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Bus from Huelva to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Huelva to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
internorte.pt
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 Paris Centre - Bercy to Lisbon - 7 Rios
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
Ouibus
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Portimao
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Portimão
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Paris Gallieni to Portimao
Ave. Duration
3 days 5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
alsa.com

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