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There are 4 ways to get from Lisbon to Olhão by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Olhao MundialTurismo / ...

13€ - 22€

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 12m

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

23€ - 51€

Drive  •  2h 48m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Olhão 287.2 km

35€ - 55€

Fly, train  •  3h 55m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Faro (FAO) LIS - FAO
  2. Take the train from Faro to Olhao

61€ - 375€

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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Olhão is to bus which costs 13€ - 22€ and takes 3h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Olhão is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2h 48m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lisboa Sete Rios and arriving at Olhao. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 30m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Olhão is 219 km. The road distance is 287.2 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Olhão without a car is to bus which takes 3h 30m and costs 13€ - 22€.

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The bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Olhao takes 3h 30m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Olhão is to bus which takes 3h 30m and costs 13€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 23€ - 55€ and takes 4h 12m.

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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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Lisbon to Olhão bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Olhao station.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Olhão.
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  • Distance: 219.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 30m

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

Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Olhao every 2 hours. Tickets cost 13€ - 17€ and the journey takes 3h 30m. RenEX also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Faro 4 times a day. Tickets cost 21€ - 30€ and the journey takes 3h 20m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Faro
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 650€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
21€ - 30€
Train from Faro to Olhao
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
1€ - 2€
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 Olhao
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
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RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Olhao
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€
Website
RenEX

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Olhão is 287 km. It takes approximately 2h 48m to drive from Lisbon to Olhão.

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Lisbon Airport to Faro Airport.

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There are 2775+ hotels available in Olhão. 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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