There are 7 ways to get from Rabat to Albufeira by train, car ferry, car, bus, plane or rideshare

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, car ferry, drive  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Gare Rabat Ville to Tangier
  2. Take the car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
  3. Drive from Tarifa to Faro Bus Station

$108 - $246

Cheapest option

Fly Rabat to Faro  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Rabat (RBA) to Faro (FAO) RBA - FAO

$90 - $309

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Train, car ferry, drive, bus  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Gare Rabat Ville to Tangier Morora
  2. Take the car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
  3. Drive from Tarifa to Vila Real Santo Antonio
  4. Take the bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Albufeira

$113 - $241

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Rabat to Tangier
  2. Take the car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
  3. Drive from Tarifa to Albufeira

$123 - $253

Train to Casablanca, fly to Faro  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Rabat Ville to Casablanca
  2. Fly from Casablanca (CMN) to Faro (FAO) CMN - FAO

$116 - $316

Grand Taxi to Tangier, fly to Faro  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the Grand Taxi from Rabat to Tangier
  2. Fly from Tangier (TNG) to Faro (FAO) TNG - FAO

$95 - $352

Train to Casablanca, fly to Lisbon, train  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Rabat Ville to Casablanca
  2. Fly from Casablanca (CMN) to Lisbon (LIS) CMN - LIS
  3. Take the train from Lisboa Oriente to Tunes

$115 - $276

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rabat to Albufeira is to train and car ferry and drive and bus which costs MAD 1,000 - MAD 2,300 and takes 11 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rabat to Albufeira is to drive and car ferry which costs MAD 1,100 - MAD 2,400 and takes 7 h 56 min.

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The distance between Rabat and Albufeira is 365 km.

It takes approximately 11 h 14 min to get from Rabat to Albufeira, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rabat Airport to Faro Airport. The quickest flight takes 12 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Royal Air Maroc, Air France, Ryanair and four other airlines offer flights from Rabat Airport to Faro Airport.

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There are 3407+ hotels available in Albufeira. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rabat to Rabat Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs MAD 95 - MAD 120.

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Map of how to get from Rabat to Albufeira.
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  • Distance: 228.2 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 14 min

What companies run services between Rabat, Morocco and Albufeira, Portugal?

Ryanair, Transavia France and six other airlines fly from Rabat to Albufeira 4 times a day.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Rabat to Faro via Paris Orly, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Casablanca to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Tangier to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Tangier to Faro via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Casablanca to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rabat to Faro via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Tangier to Faro via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Tangier to Faro via Madrid, Porto
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rabat to Faro via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Tangier to Faro via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rabat to Faro via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Rabat to Faro via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Flights from Casablanca to Faro via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Casablanca to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Tangier to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Casablanca to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Tangier to Faro via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Tangier to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Train operators
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
Email
ketary@oncf.ma
Website
oncf.ma
Train from Gare Rabat Ville to Tangier
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$11 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $22
Train from Gare Rabat Ville to Tangier Morora
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$11 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $22
Train from Rabat Ville to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
oncf.ma
2nd Class
$4 - $5
1st Class
$6 - $9
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 Lisboa Oriente to Tunes
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Ferry operators
FRS Ferries
Website
frs.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Schedules at
frs.es
Passenger
$43 - $47
Standard Car
$115 - $125
Inter Shipping
Phone
+34 956 68 47 29
Email
info@intershipping.es
Website
intershipping.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
intershipping.es
Other operators
Grand Taxis
Email
info@HeyMorocco.com
Website
heymorocco.com
Rideshare from Rabat to Tangier
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $30
Schedules at
heymorocco.com

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