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

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 min

  1. Take the train from Olhao to Bom Joao Re

1€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Olhão Bus Terminal to Faro Bus Terminal 63 / ...

2€ - 10€

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Olhão to Faro 9.6 km

10€ - 13€

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Olhão to Faro 9.6 km

1€ - 2€

Olhão to Faro by train

The train journey time between Olhão and Faro is around 6 min and covers a distance of around 8 km. The fastest train normally takes 6 min. Operated by Comboios De Portugal, the Olhão to Faro train service departs from Olhao and arrives in Bom Joao. Typically 80 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6 min
Fastest train time:
6 min
Trains per week:
80
Cheapest price:
1€
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:43
Last train departs at:
21:33

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Olhão to Faro train schedules

Olhão → Faro
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  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Faro is 808 24 24 24.

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

The social distance requirement in Faro is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 9 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Olhão to Faro is to train which costs 1€ and takes 6 min.

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The fastest way to get from Olhão to Faro is to train which takes 6 min and costs 1€.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Olhão Bus Terminal and arriving at Faro Bus Terminal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Olhao and arriving at Bom Joao. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

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The distance between Olhão and Faro is 35 km. The road distance is 9.6 km.

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The best way to get from Olhão to Faro without a car is to train which takes 6 min and costs 1€.

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The train from Olhao to Bom Joao takes 6 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Olhão to Faro bus services, operated by EVA Transportes, depart from Olhão Bus Terminal station.

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Olhão to Faro train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Olhao station.

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The best way to get from Olhão to Faro is to train which takes 6 min and costs 1€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 2€ - 10€ and takes 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Olhão to Faro.
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  • Distance: 34.6 km
  • Duration: 6 min

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

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Olhao to Bom Joao every 2 hours. Tickets cost 1€ and the journey takes 6 min. Alternatively, EVA Transportes operates a bus from Olhão Bus Terminal to Faro Bus Terminal every 4 hours. Tickets cost 2€ - 4€ and the journey takes 20 min. Two other operators also service this route.

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 Olhao to Bom Joao
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
1€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
1€
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 Olhao to Faro
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Olhao to Faro
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
RenEX
Other operators
Taxi from Olhão to Faro
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Taxi Pinheiro
Phone
+351 915 559 293
Website
taxipinheiro.com
Sunline Transfers
Phone
+351 935 858 997
Website
sunlinetransfers.com
Faro Taxi
Phone
+351 960 204 709
Website
farotaxi.com
Faro Direct Airport Transfers
Phone
+351 913 673 322
Website
farodirectairporttransfers.com
Algarserra Transfers
Phone
+351 289 804 017
Website
algarserra.com

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

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Olhão to Faro train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Bom Joao station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Olhão to Faro is 10 km. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Olhão to Faro.

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