There are 4 ways to get from Porto to Albufeira by train, bus, 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  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Tunes Intercity

$44 - $91

Cheapest option

Fly, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Faro (FAO) OPO - FAO
  2. Take the bus from Faro to Albufeira

$28 - $155

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Lisboa
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa to Albufeira 91 / ...

$42 - $53

Drive  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Porto to Albufeira 332.2 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto to Albufeira is to bus which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Albufeira is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The distance between Porto and Albufeira is 453 km. The road distance is 531.5 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Porto to Albufeira, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Porto to Albufeira. However, there are services departing from Porto and arriving at Albufeira via Lisboa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Albufeira, Portugal?

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Porto to Albufeira 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $90 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Porto to Albufeira via Lisboa in around 7 h 48 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $140
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Tunes
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt

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