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There are 3 ways to get from Mértola to Seville by bus or car

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Bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Mertola to Vila Real S Antonio RedeExpressos / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Seville

19€ - 36€

2 alternative options

Line 8768 bus, bus  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the line 8768 bus from Mértola to Alcoutim
  2. Take the bus from Sanlúcar de Guadiana to Huelva
  3. Take the bus from Huelva to Seville

23€ - 32€

Drive  •  2h 6m

  1. Drive from Mértola to Seville 202.9 km

23€ - 35€

Mértola to Seville by bus

The bus journey time between Mértola and Seville is around 14h 35m and covers a distance of around 224 km. The fastest bus normally takes 5h 30m. Operated by Rede Expressos and Rodoviaria do Alentejo, the Mértola to Seville bus service departs from Mertola and arrives in Seville. Typically four buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
14h 35m
Fastest bus time:
5h 30m
Buses per week:
4
Cheapest price:
19€
Carbon emissions:
27 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
15:00
Last bus departs at:
20:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mértola to Seville bus schedules

Portugal → Spain
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Seville is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Seville is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Seville is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mértola to Seville is to line 8768 bus and bus which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 5h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Mértola to Seville is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mértola to Seville. However, there are services departing from Mertola and arriving at Seville via Vila Real Santo Antonio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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It is 152 km from Mértola to Seville. It is approximately 202.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Mértola to Seville without a car is to bus which takes 3h 50m and costs 19€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 3h 50m to get from Mértola to Seville, including transfers.

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

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Mértola to Seville bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Seville station.

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Seville is 1h ahead of Mértola. It is currently 3:35 AM in Mértola and 4:35 AM in Seville.

Yes, the driving distance between Mértola to Seville is 203 km. It takes approximately 2h 6m to drive from Mértola to Seville.

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Map of how to get from Mértola to Seville.
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  • Distance: 151.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 50m

What companies run services between Mértola, Portugal and Seville, Spain?

You can take a bus from Mértola to Seville via Vila Real Santo Antonio in around 3h 50m.

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 Mertola to Vila Real S Antonio
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Seville
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Rodoviaria do Alentejo
Phone
266 738 120
Email
geral@rodalentejo.pt
Website
rodalentejo.pt
Bus from Mértola to Vila Real de Santo António
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
20€ - 24€
Schedules at
rodalentejo.pt
Bus from Mértola to Alcoutim
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Schedules at
rodalentejo.pt
Damas
Phone
902 114 492
Email
servcliente@damas-sa.es
Website
damas-sa.es
Bus from Sanlúcar de Guadiana to Huelva
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Schedules at
damas-sa.es
Bus from Huelva to Seville
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Schedules at
damas-sa.es

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