There are 3 ways to get from Funchal to Machico by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Funchal to Centro de Machico 113 / ...

$2 - $5

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Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Funchal to Machico 15.3 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Funchal to Machico 15.3 miles

$3 - $5

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Funchal and arriving at Centro de Machico. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Funchal and Machico is 16 km. The road distance is 24.4 km.

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The best way to get from Funchal to Machico without a car is to bus which takes 52 min and costs .

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The bus from Funchal to Centro de Machico takes 52 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Funchal to Machico bus services, operated by SAM, depart from Funchal station.

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Funchal to Machico bus services, operated by SAM, arrive at Centro de Machico station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Funchal to Machico is 24 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Funchal to Machico.

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There are 1382+ hotels available in Machico. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Funchal to Machico.
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  • Distance: 10.1 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Funchal, Portugal and Machico, Portugal?

SAM operates a bus from Funchal to Machico hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 52 min. Horários do Funchal also services this route 4 times a day.

Bus operators
SAM
Phone
291 201 151
Email
geral@sam.pt
Website
sam.pt
Bus from Funchal to Centro de Machico
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
sam.pt
Horários do Funchal
Website
horariosdofunchal.pt
Bus from Campo da Barca to Estação de Machico
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
horariosdofunchal.pt
Other operators
Taxi from Funchal to Machico
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Funchal Taxis
Phone
+351 969 872 701
Website
funchal-taxis.com
Daniel Madeira Taxi
Phone
+351 919 791 289
Website
danielmadeirataxis.com

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