There are 5 ways to get from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Albufeira 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Faro, bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Faro (FAO) LIS - FAO
  2. Take the bus from Faro to Albufeira

$54 - $211

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa to Albufeira 91 / ...

$23 - $29

3 alternative options

Fly to Sevilla, bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Sevilla (SVQ) LIS - SVQ
  2. Take the bus from Sevilla to Albufeira

$72 - $317

Train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Oriente to Tunes Intercity

$23 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Albufeira 159.2 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Lisbon Airport (LIS), Portugal and Albufeira, Portugal?

Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Albufeira every 2 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 18 min. Alternatively, Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Albufeira every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Faro
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Lisbon to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
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
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lisbon Airport (LIS) and Albufeira is 202 km. The road distance is 255 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Albufeira is to bus which costs 19€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Albufeira is to drive which takes 2 h 26 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Albufeira. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Aeroporto and arriving at Albufeira via Lisboa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Albufeira, including transfers.