There are 5 ways to get from Lisbon to Loulé by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Loule Ic

27€ - 37€

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Bus  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Loule MundialTurismo

14€ - 35€

3 alternative options

Bus via Oriente  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Oriente to Loule

24€ - 37€

Drive  •  2h 33m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Loulé 266.4 km

35€ - 55€

Fly, line 59 bus  •  3h 37m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Faro (FAO) LIS - FAO
  2. Take the line 59 bus from Faro Tribunal to Loulé

68€ - 195€

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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Loulé is to bus which costs 14€ - 35€ and takes 3h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Loulé is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2h 33m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lisboa Sete Rios and arriving at Loule. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 35m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Loulé is 201 km. The road distance is 266.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Loulé without a car is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs 27€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 3h 14m to get from Lisbon to Loulé, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Loulé bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Lisboa Sete Rios station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Loulé is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs 27€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 35€ and takes 3h 35m.

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Loulé, Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Loule 4 times a day. Tickets cost 20€ - 28€ and the journey takes 3h 8m. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Loule every 4 hours. Tickets cost 14€ - 17€ and the journey takes 3h 35m. ALSA also services this route once daily.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Faro
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 230€
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban 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 connect to trains in Portugal's 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. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

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Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Loule
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
20€ - 28€
Bus operators
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Loule
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Lisbon Sete Rios to Loule
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Loule
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
alsa.com

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Lisbon to Loulé bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Loule station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Loulé is 266 km. It takes approximately 2h 33m to drive from Lisbon to Loulé.

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Lisbon Airport to Faro Airport.

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Book your Lisbon to Loulé bus tickets online with Omio and Busbud.

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There are 4235+ hotels available in Loulé. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to shuttle which takes 16 min and costs 4€ - 7€.

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