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There are 7 ways to get from Portimão to Luso by train, bus, towncar, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Tunes to Coimbra-B Ic

€33 - €56

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Portimao to Lisboa Sete Rios MundialTurismo / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Coimbra N1150 / ...

€29 - €40

5 alternative options

Bus, towncar  •  9h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Portimao to Lisboa Sete Rios
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Fatima
  3. Take a town car from Fátima to Porto Airport
  4. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Buçaco

€322 - €413

Drive  •  4h 28m

  1. Drive from Portimão to Luso 471.3 km

€55 - €85

Train to Faro, fly to Porto, towncar  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the train from Portimao to Faro
  2. Fly from Faro (FAO) to Porto (OPO) FAO - OPO
  3. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Buçaco

€133 - €235

Train to Faro, fly to Lisbon, train  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the train from Portimao to Faro
  2. Fly from Faro (FAO) to Lisbon (LIS) FAO - LIS
  3. Take the train from Lisboa - Oriente to Coimbra-B

€46 - €150

Train to Lisbon, fly to Porto, towncar  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the train from Tunes to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Porto (OPO) LIS - OPO
  3. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Buçaco

€154 - €286

Portimão to Luso by train

The train journey time between Portimão and Luso is around 6h 9m and covers a distance of around 525 km. The fastest train normally takes 6h 9m. Operated by Comboios De Portugal, the Portimão to Luso train service departs from Portimao and arrives in Luso-Bucaco. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 9m
Fastest train time:
6h 9m
Train distance:
525 km
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€33
Carbon emissions:
27 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:34
Last train departs at:
06:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Portimão to Luso train schedules

Portimão → Luso
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • 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 Luso is 808 24 24 24.

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

The social distance requirement in Luso is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

Last updated: 1 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portimão to Luso is to bus which costs €28 - €40 and takes 9h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Portimão to Luso is to drive which costs €55 - €85 and takes 4h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Portimão to Luso. However, there are services departing from Portimao and arriving at Luso-Bucaco via Tunes and Coimbra-B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 7m.

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The distance between Portimão and Luso is 361 km. The road distance is 471.3 km.

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The best way to get from Portimão to Luso without a car is to train which takes 7h 7m and costs €30 - €60.

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It takes approximately 7h 7m to get from Portimão to Luso, including transfers.

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Portimão to Luso train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Tunes station.

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The best way to get from Portimão to Luso is to train which takes 7h 7m and costs €30 - €60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €28 - €40 and takes 9h 33m.

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The quickest flight from Faro Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Portimão to Luso train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Coimbra-B station.

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Map of how to get from Portimão to Luso.
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  • Distance: 361.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 7m

What companies run services between Portimão, Portugal and Luso, Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Tunes to Coimbra-B twice daily. Tickets cost €30 - €50 and the journey takes 4h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portimão to Luso via Lisboa Sete Rios, Lisbon Sete Rios, Coimbra, and Coimbra-B in around 9h 33m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Faro to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €150
Flights from Faro to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €160
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Faro to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €130
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 Tunes to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€30 - €50
Train from Portimao to Faro
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€4 - €7
Train from Lisboa - Oriente to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€15 - €21
Train from Tunes to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€19 - €27
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
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Portimao to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Fatima
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Portimao to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
RenEX
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Fatima
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
RenEX
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Fatima
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €11
Schedules at
Citi Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Fátima to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€190 - €240
More information at
VMTransfers
Towncar from Porto Airport to Buçaco
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€110 - €140
More information at
VMTransfers

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Yes, the driving distance between Portimão to Luso is 471 km. It takes approximately 4h 28m to drive from Portimão to Luso.

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Ryanair and TAP Portugal offer flights from Faro Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 73+ hotels available in Luso. Prices start at €87 per night.

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