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There are 4 ways to get from Mértola to Faro by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Mértola to Monte Gordo
  2. Take the train from Monte Gordo to Bom Joao R

$14 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Mértola to Monte Gordo
  2. Take the bus from Monte Gordo to Faro Bus Terminal 67 / ...

$15 - $23

Taxi  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mértola to Faro 74.1 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Mértola to Faro 74.1 miles

$16 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mértola to Faro is to bus and train which costs 11€ - 18€ and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mértola to Faro is to taxi which costs 110€ - 140€ and takes 1 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mértola to Faro. However, there are services departing from Mértola and arriving at Faro Bus Terminal via Monte Gordo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Mértola and Faro is 73 km. The road distance is 118.6 km.

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The best way to get from Mértola to Faro without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs 11€ - 18€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Mértola to Faro, including transfers.

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Mértola to Faro bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Mértola station.

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Mértola to Faro bus services, operated by EVA Transportes, arrive at Faro Bus Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mértola to Faro is 119 km. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Mértola to Faro.

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There are 1563+ hotels available in Faro. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mértola to Faro.
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  • Distance: 45.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

What companies run services between Mértola, Portugal and Faro, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Mértola to Faro via Monte Gordo in around 3 h 42 min.

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 Monte Gordo to Bom Joao
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Mértola to Monte Gordo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Monte Gordo to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
EVA Transportes
Phone
707 223 344
Email
reservas@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Monte Gordo to Faro Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Mértola to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Manuel Ponce Santos
Phone
+34 959 57 0 628

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